The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 14 Oct 1901

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After November 1st seamen's wages out of Buffalo will be $2.75 a day.

Craig's wharf: steamers Persia from Montreal; Ocean from Hamilton.

Richardsons' elevator: schooners Laura D., Two Brothers and Ballou.

M.T. company elevator: tug Bronson, from Montreal, with four light barges.

The steamer North King carried an excursion of 150 people from Kingston to Rochester yesterday.

The steamer Rideau King will be held at Swift's wharf tomorrow afternoon until the steamer Kingston leaves.

The steamer Peshtigo, on her last trip down the lakes, carried a cargo of 864,000 feet of lumber, valued at $35,000, which is said to be the most valuable lumber cargo ever locked through the Sault canals on a single vessel.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 14 Oct 1901