The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 24 Dec 1900

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p.5 Incidents of the Day - Carpenters working on the new tug boat at Garden Island for the Calvin company, left this morning for Montreal. Their work is completed.

The steamer New Island Wanderer had a rough passage to Cape Vincent on Saturday afternoon. There were two newspaper scribes on board, and one of them (not a Whig man) was knocked completely out.

p.8 Season's Traffic - figures on business on American and Canadian Soo canals; almost twelve times as much tonnage through American canal as Canadian side; 238 day season.

The steamer Pierrepont goes to Bath on Wednesday with hay.

carpenter working on steamer Islander in Anglin's Bay falls through ice, struggles to get out.

Dec. 25, 1900

not published

Dec. 26, 1900

p.2 Incidents of the Day - The sloop Minnie, owned by Capt. James Mahoney, made the latest run of any sloop or schooner around here this winter. She came from Collins Bay on Saturday, and went into winter quarters.

Dec. 27, 1900

p.2 Of Service To the Crew - the breakwater at Cape Vincent protected the steamer New Island Wanderer on many nights.

Are Obliging Employees - Capt. Carnegie and fireman William Hartley, of steamer New Island Wanderer.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 24 Dec 1900