The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 18 Mar 1901

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p.5 Incidents of the Day - Work on the Snake Island lighthouse is about finished; only 4 or 5 men are now employed planking the crib work; these men will complete their labors this week.

March 19, 1901

p.2 Incidents of the Day - name of str. Unique on arrival at Delaware to become Diamond State.

- steamers of Thousand Islands steamboat company being prepared; Pierrepont to be first.

p.6 Dredging To Be Done - in Kingston harbor as soon as a dredge can be located.

March 20, 1901

p.2 Incidents - It is understood that A.W. Hepburn has purchased a large tow barge as a consort for the steamer Lloyd S. Porter.

Several vessels in Davis' drydock were floated out today. The schooner Flora Carveth will enter and undergo rebuilding.

The carpenters working at the Snake Island lighthouse returned last evening on their last trip. The work is about completed, and what remains will be done by the lighthouse keeper.

Fitting Out The Boats - on Folger's fleet of boats - the "White Squadron."

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 18 Mar 1901