The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 Oct 1901

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Craig's wharf: steamer Persia down.

Richardsons' elevator: sloop Monarch, from Bath with grain.

Swift's wharf: steamer Hamilton from Hamilton; steamer Aletha from bay ports to go into winter quarters.

The steamer Kingston arrived at Swift's wharf from Brockville at nine o'clock this morning, and cleared two hours later for Toronto to go into winter quarters.

M.T. company elevator: tug Bronson cleared for Montreal with two grain laden barges; tug Thomson arrived from Oswego with two coal-laden barges, and cleared for Charlotte with one light barge.

Barges On The Lake.

Glendower, Oct. 14th - The Smith & Richardson mining company have a tug and 3 barges on Thirteen Island Lake. The barges are towed across the lake, loaded with feldspar taken out of the mine. The ore is then drawn from the lake shore to Glendower for shipment.

("Back Lake" - editor)

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 Oct 1901