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

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p.3 Accident to America - bucket on wheel broke near Ogdensburg; had to stop to remove broken pieces.

p.6 Was Badly Damaged - yacht Wherenow, owned by Capt. L.B. Spencer, of Kingston, injured in storm down river; taken to Ogdensburg for repairs.



Craig's wharf: steambarge Waterlily, Montreal to Picton; tug Shanly from Ottawa.

Swift's wharf: steamers Toronto from Toronto; Caspian from Montreal; Rideau Queen from Ottawa.

Crawford's wharf: schooner Tradewind arrived from Oswego with coal; schooner Acacia cleared for Oswego.

M.T. company wharf: tug Thomson arrived from Sodus and Oswego with two coal-laden barges, and cleared for Oswego, light.

The steamer Valeria, which plies between Gananoque and Clayton, had an accident yesterday afternoon, her boiler bursting. No one was injured. The steamer was towed to Gananoque.

Rathbun's wharf: schooners Collier and Mary from Charlotte with coal.

The steambarge King Ben cleared for Charlotte to load coal for Rathbun.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 24 Aug 1901