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

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p.1 Must Be Developed - harbors on Georgian Bay need to be deepened to admit largest vessels passing through Soo canal.



Craig's wharf: steamers Alexandria and Waterlily down.

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

Crawford's wharf: schooner Tradewind arrived from Charlotte with coal; schooner New Dominion cleared for Charlotte, light.

Richardsons' elevator: steamer Erin and consort arrived from Fort William with 75,000 bushels of wheat, and cleared tonight; schooner Queen of the Lakes cleared for Toronto with wheat; schooner Two Brothers cleared for Sodus with feldspar.

M.T. company elevator: S.S. Bannockburn and consorts arrived from Fort William with 190,000 bushels of wheat, and cleared this afternoon; tugs Hall and Bronson cleared for Montreal with seven grain laden barges; steamer Porter and consort and steamer Bothnia, from Toledo, with 60,000 and 40,000 bushels of wheat, respectively.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 9 Aug 1902