The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 14 Jan 1901

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p.2 Incidents of the Day - There are twenty men employed at the shipyard at Portsmouth.

Sale of a Schooner - The schooner S.H. Dunn, owned by E.L. Kelsey, Detroit, has been sold to the Conger coal company, Toronto. Capt. James Dix, who had been in command for fifteen years, deposited the bill of sale with the Merchant's Bank on Saturday and the money paid over. Capt. Dix spent on an average $600 a year for repairs, etc., and this sum will now be lost to the Merchants. Capt. Dix has already been offered a captaincy on several crafts as his work has always been of the best.

p.5 Incidents of the Day - The new steamer Kingston, of the R. & O. navigation company's fleet will be launched next Saturday afternoon at the Bertram shipyards.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 14 Jan 1901