The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 5 Sep 1902

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p.1 Lake Michigan - Curious Tide Noticed By Life-Saving Crew - water receded nearly three feet, most noticeable along north shore near Evanston.



Craig's wharf: steamers Cuba and Alexandria up.

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

The Record Trip - R. & O. steamer Columbian, Capt. Hinckley, left Prescott at 11.20 a.m., to Montreal and returned to Prescott at 9:55 Sunday morning. [Montreal Star]

Breaking Three Buckets - steam yacht Ramona broke three buckets on a four-bucket wheel by backing into a dock at Fine View.

Day's Episodes - yachts Columbia and Niagara on fishing trips.

The popular steamers Caspian and North King, in addition to making a daily trip between Charlotte and Cobourg, make, also, a daily trip between Charlotte and Toronto. These trips are being well patronized.

To Cruise Up The Rideau - yacht Ellen, owned by Fred Huck, Rockport, with Capt. Young of Brockville in command..

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 5 Sep 1902