The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 9 Nov 1900

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The sloop Madcap is unloading grain at Richardson's elevator.

The steamer Alexandria, from Montreal, calls at Craig's wharf tonight.

At Swift's wharf: steamers James Swift, from Ottawa; Hamilton, from Montreal, tonight.

The tug Bronson arrived from Montreal with two light barges, and cleared again with three barges, grain and coal laden.

The steamer James Swift left this afternoon on her last trip of the year to Ottawa. When she returns next Tuesday she will go into winter quarters.

Capt. Bongard, of the steamer Acacia, has purchased the model ship, exhibited for some time in the window of Wade's drug store. Alfred Bernier, of this city, made the model, doing splendid work on it.

p.5 Incidents of the Day - The steambarge King Ben, Belleville to Montreal, with iron ore, passed down this morning.

p.6 The steambarge Alberta received repairs in Davis' dry dock, and cleared for Montreal.

Steambarge Parsons Seized - Oswego, N.Y., Nov. 9th - Deputy United States marshall Cole today took charge of the steamer John S. Parsons, as ship chandler for $500. She is owned by D.C. Wheeler of Chaumont and has a consort in the barge Jesse.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 9 Nov 1900