The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 24 Apr 1902

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Swift's wharf: schooner Falconer cleared for Oswego.

Most of the trading vessels were kept in port yesterday by the gale.

The S.S. Bannockburn did not arrive last night as expected, being no doubt delayed by the stormy weather in the west.

The superintendent of the Welland canal has issued a notice that boats passing over the unfinished work between Port Colborne and the stone bridge must do so at their own risk if drawing more than thirteen and one half feet of water.

Water Rises Three Inches - in harbor.

p.8 Incidents of the Day - Capt. Booth, sailing master of the steamer Toronto, left yesterday for the provincial capital to assist in fitting out the steamer. W.C. Macdonald, the popular steward of the Toronto, has also gone west.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 24 Apr 1902