The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 Oct 1902

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Craig's wharf: steamer Cuba down.

Swift's wharf: steamer Rideau King from Ottawa.

Capt. James Mahoney has purchased the schooner Pilot, which he owned once before. He also has the sloop Minnie.

Has Arrived for Repairs - The ferry steamer Armstrong, from Prescott, one of the best known of river boats, arrived in port at four o'clock on Monday afternoon, to enter the government drydock for repairs. Capt. Samuel Anderson, jr., the genial captain who has commanded her for about fourteen years, is an old Garden Island boy, who is well known in the city. The Armstrong, which is capable of smashing her way through six inches of solid ice, will ply between Prescott and Ogdensburg, N.Y. this winter.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 Oct 1902