The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Feb 1902

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p.1 The steamer John Rugee sold to George Hall company, Ogdensburg, for $50,000. The steamer was built in Milwaukee in 1888, costing $95,000.

Feb. 3, 1902

p.6 Incidents of the Day - Commander Spain returned today from Ottawa to resume consideration of the evidence in Marine City disaster case. It is not likely that a decision will be reached before Tuesday.

Feb. 4, 1902

p.2 A Steam Yacht Livery - in Kingston next summer.

p.4 The City's Assessment - The Montreal Transportation company is assessed for $178,600 and is totally exempt by bylaw, except for a school tax of $217.86, which is equivalent to an assessment of $49,853, leaving $128,147 totally exempt.

p.6 Incidents of the Day - John Donnelly and staff of divers and wreckers are in Prescott, having been called to that town to do some work.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Feb 1902