The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 Apr 1903

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p.2 Caulkers On Strike - The caulkers at Davis & Sons' ship yard have struck for higher wages. They were being paid $2.25 for a ten hour day. Their demand is $2.25 for nine hours, or $2.63 for ten hours. The matter has not yet been settled. At present the schooner Dunn is in the dry dock awaiting repairs.

Thousand Island Docks - case to be taken to a higher court.


Crawford's wharf: schooner Annandale cleared for Oswego.

M.T. company elevator: steamer Ralph and consorts clear tonight for Duluth.

The steamer Orion and consort Muskoka cleared from Garden Island for Toledo.

The Calvin company's new barge is to be launched at Garden Island next Thursday.

The steamer Alexandria has been thoroughly rebuilt, her hull being greatly strengthened.

Joseph Gratton and Hinchley Wright have sold their sloop Monitor to Mr. Hoag, of Valleyfield. It will be taken there at once.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 Apr 1903