The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Aug 1902

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p.1 Led the Kingston - beat by yacht Now Then.

Strikers Discharged - Clayton, N.Y., Aug. 7th - The employees on the steamer St. Lawrence who struck last Sunday, when the boat carried 800 passengers, have been discharged, a new force taking their places. M. Nelligan, Syracuse, again resumed his position on the boat.

p.2 Rammed By the Hamilton - steamer Kingston hit at Swift's wharf, received damaged steam steering gear, stern rail and bulwarks; Hamilton's bow on the port side from rail to huricane deck was wrecked for a space of fifteen feet in length.


Marine Notes.

Crawford & Co.'s wharf: schooner New Dominion, from Charlotte, with coal; the schooner Acacia cleared for Charlotte, light.

Craig & Co.'s wharf: propeller Ocean from Montreal for Hamilton.

Swift Co.'s wharf: steamers Toronto down and up; Corsican from Montreal to Hamilton; Caspian from Charlotte; Rideau Queen cleared for Ottawa.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Aug 1902