The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 Sep 1901

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Craig's wharf: steamer Alexandria from Quebec; steambarge Waterlily, Montreal.

The steamer Rideau Queen has made her last trip to Ottawa, having had a successful season.

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

M.T. company elevator: S.S. Rosemount and consorts Melrose and Selkirk arrive tonight from Fort William with 180,000 bushels of wheat.

The schooner Two Brothers, Capt. Patterson, made a quick trip this week across Lake Ontario. Wednesday afternoon at five o'clock she cast off her lines and cleared for Big Sodus, N.Y., when she took on a cargo of coal and set sail for Kingston, arriving at the penitentiary wharf at ten o'clock Thursday night; having made the round trip, including time lost in taking on the load of coal, in twenty nine hours.

p.8 Incidents of the Day - The steamer Melbourne, from Montreal, called at Craig's wharf this afternoon.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 Sep 1901