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

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p.2 Victory for Viator - naptha launch race.

The St. Lawrence High - water levels high.



Craig & Co.'s wharf: steamers Melbourne from Montreal, bound for Toledo.

The steambarge John Milne, Smith's Falls, is at the Kingston foundry wharf, receiving repairs to her boiler.

M.T. company elevator: tug Hall, from Montreal, with three light barges; cleared for Montreal with six barges, grain-laden; steamer Bothnia cleared for Toledo to load grain for this port.

Swift & Co.'s wharf: steamers Rideau King from Ottawa; Spartan from Hamilton; North King from Charlotte; Kingston down and up; steamyachts Jane and Niagara from Alexandria Bay.

p.6 Has Been Foul Play - Detroit, Aug. 1st - Capt. Edward Gatfield, master of the steamer V.H. Ketchum, is missing; home is at Amherstburg.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Aug 1902