The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 4 Apr 1901

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p.2 The Ice Is Weak - harbor will soon be clear.

p.8 Rideau Navigation Company - The annual meeting of the Rideau Lakes navigation company was held at the office of James Swift & Co., on Wednesday afternoon. These officers were elected: President, Martin Zimmerman, New York; vice-president, James Swift, Kingston; managing director, Capt. D. Noonan, Kingston; general passenger agent, W.C. Fredenburgh, Westport. Great satisfaction was expressed over the success of the steamers last year.

April 5, 1901

not published

April 6, 1901

p.2 Incidents of the Day - Steamer service between Toronto and Montreal will be opened by the Richelieu & Ontario navigation company on May 1st, when the Corsican will be commissioned. About June 28th the full service will be put on.

p.5 A Barge On Fire - was discovered in the cabin of the barge Jessie, lying at Anglin's wharf.....The barge is owned by John Fisher, Portsmouth.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 4 Apr 1901