The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 5 Nov 1900

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The steambarge King Ben arrived at Folger's wharf with a general cargo from Montreal.

The schooner Acacia arrived from Oswego with coal for Crawford & Co. The Acacia went to Oswego, loaded a cargo, and arrived back in twenty-four hours.

At Richardsons' elevator: Schooner Suffel, from Toronto; schooner Annie Minnes, Two Brothers, Helen, Ballou, sloops Idlewild, Granger, from bay ports. The tug Nellie Reid and two grain laden barges cleared for Montreal.

M.T. Co. elevator: Tug Thomson cleared for Montreal with four laden barges; steamer Glengarry arrived from Charlotte on Sunday with two coal barges and cleared today for Oswego and Charlotte with two light barges; tug Hall cleared for Montreal with two coal barges; tug Bronson arrived from Montreal with five light barges, and cleared again with three laden barges; S.S. Bannockburn, from Fort William, expected tonight.

p.5 Incidents of the Day - The schooner Jamieson has arrived at the malt house from Toronto with a cargo of barley.

p.6 The steamer James Swift makes her last trip to Ottawa on the 9th.

The steamer Hamilton will be laid up on the 18th in Toronto.

At Craig's wharf yesterday: steamers Ocean from Toronto; Persia and Melbourne from Montreal.

The steamer Algerian made her last trip down on Sunday. She will be laid up at Sorel.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 5 Nov 1900