The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 Aug 1902

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The steamer New York left Ogdensburg this morning with her full complement of 800 passengers.

Swift's wharf: steamers Toronto down and up; steamer Caspian from Charlotte; Rideau King from Ottawa; Spartan from Ottawa tonight.

M.T. company elevator: tug Thomson, from Charlotte, light, and cleared for Montreal with two grain-laden barges; steamer Bothnia cleared for Cleveland, light.

The steamer New York left at eight o'clock last evening for Clayton, having been thoroughly repaired after her accident on Saturday night. Today she carried a big excursion to Ogdensburg.

Aug. 13, 1902

p.2 Incidents Of The Day - Edward Beaupre is engaged levelling off the end of the government pier at Portsmouth. It had dropped down considerably.

Handled It Well - Capt. Miller of steamer New York prevented panic in passengers during recent grounding. [Watertown Standard]

p.6 Marine Notes - Craig's wharf: steamer Persia down.

The small carrying vessels in port are being repaired for the fall trade.

Swift's wharf: steamers Kingston down and up; North King from Charlotte; Rideau Queen from Ottawa; Hamilton from Hamilton.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 Aug 1902