The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 Feb 1902

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The Milwaukee shipyards are over-crowded with work.

Trouble between captains, mates and engineers on boats of the steel trust is anticipated.

The wages of seamen on the lakes the coming season will rule higher than for many years past.

The American shipbuilding company state that the production of ore will be 25,000,000 tons if transportation can be had to carry it.

Personal Mention - Captain W.C. Rothwell, formerly of the steamer Pierrepont, is now residing at St. John, N.B., where he is agent for the Page wire fence company, limited, of Walkerville, Ont.

p.6 Incidents of the Day - The minister of marine writes Dr. Walkem, K.C., that the report of the commissioners regarding the Marine City investigation has not yet reached his hands.

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22 Feb 1902
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 Feb 1902