The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 29 Apr 1903

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p.1 Light House Burned - residence of keeper H.J. Cartier burned at Chatham, mouth of the river Thames.



Crawford's wharf: schooner Tradewind cleared for Oswego.

The tug Frontenac left Garden Island today for Quebec with raft No. 1.

The Calvin company today forwarded its first raft of the season to Quebec in charge of the tug Frontenac.

The steamer Valeria, in command of Capt. Joseph Dix, will start on her route between Clayton and Gananoque on Thursday morning.

Richardsons' elevator: schooner Echo, Maggie L., Laura D., and Ariadne from bay ports with grain; tug Kate ? cleared for Montreal with two grain laden barges.

M.T. company elevator: schooner Arthur from Toronto, with 23,000 bushels of barley; schooner Oliver Mowat from lake ports, with 22,000 bushels of oats; steamer Advance cleared light for Toronto.

Small Pox On Board - one of deck hands on tug Chieftain; boat put in quarantine; everybody on Garden Island vaccinated.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 29 Apr 1903