The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 6 Nov 1900

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p.2 M.T. Co. elevator: schooner Mowat, from Port Darling; tug Thomson arrived and cleared with four laden barges for Montreal; S.S. Bannockburn cleared for Fort William, taking barges Melrose and Selkirk to Charlotte to load coal.

p.3 The schooner Fleetwing, from Charlotte, is unloading coal at the waterworks wharf.

p.4 At Swift's wharf: steamers James Swift from Ottawa; Hamilton from Hamilton.

The steamer Alexandria from Brighton called at Craig's wharf last night.

p.5 Incidents of the Day - The steambarge King Ben cleared last night for Belleville.

The schooner Jamieson has arrived at the malt house from Toronto with a cargo of barley.



Oswego, N.Y., Nov. 6th - The American schooner Fred Wells went ashore 4 miles east of here last night in the norther. The crew was taken off the wreck by Capt. Anderson and his life-savers. The work was attended with great difficulty and much danger from the heavy seas. The lost boat was bound from Sackett's Harbor to Oswego, and was running light. She will be a total loss.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 6 Nov 1900