The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 24 Jun 1901

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This is a dull period at the elevators.

The Rideau Queen left at eleven o'clock this morning for Ottawa.

The sailing yacht Paupoose, owned by John Mott, Oswego, was in port today.

Swift's wharf: steamers Toronto, North King on their regular Sunday trips; steamer Algerian from Hamilton.

Craig's wharf on Sunday: steamer Ocean from Hamilton; Melbourne from Toronto; Cuba and Persia from Montreal.

The barge Dorchester, of the M.T. company's fleet, is unloading coal for Crawford, at the Rockwood hospital wharf.

M.T. company elevator: tug Thomson arrived up with three light barges, and cleared for Oswego with two barges to load coal.

The steamer Alexandria makes her first trip today, calling at Craig's wharf this evening. This year she runs between Olcott and Quebec.

The steamer New Island Wanderer is here from Clayton, to receive new cabin furnishings. The Wanderer looks quite trim, having been brightly painted.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 24 Jun 1901