The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 6 Feb 1903

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p.5 Marine Notes - A unique sight is to be witnessed at Davis' dry dock. The government steamer Scout was ordered to be lengthened, but as ice had formed, entrance to the dock was impossible. Davis & Sons had to stand the Scout on its stern in order to put an addition to the bow.

Fifty men are at work at Davis & Sons' shipyard. Half a dozen small vessels are under construction.

The work of putting of putting a new upper deck on the steamer Advance, of Toronto, lying at Craig's wharf, has begun.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 6 Feb 1903