The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 9 May 1902

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The schooner Emerald, from Charlotte with coal, arrived at Garden Island.

The steamer Victoria, of Rockport, is now in Davis' dry dock for repairs.

The tug Col. By, after receiving repairs in Davis' dry dock, cleared up the Rideau Canal.

Swift's wharf: steamer Spartan from Hamilton; steamer Rideau King from Ottawa and cleared again.

M.T. company elevator: S.S. Rosemount and consorts cleared for Fort William; steamer Arabian cleared for Toronto; tugs Bronson and Thomson arrived from Montreal with five light barges.

During the heavy gale on Wednesday, the schooner Ballou sprang a leak and had to be run on a bar in Brighton harbor, sinking in about 8 feet of water. The vessel was laden with stone for Toronto. A party is at work raising the Ballou.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 9 May 1902