The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 May 1903

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Swift's wharf: steamer Rideau King from Ottawa.

Booth's wharf: steamer New Dominion from Oswego with coal.

Richardsons' elevator: steamer Merrimac cleared for Erie to load coal.

The steamyacht Dean, of Alexandria Bay, came out of Davis' drydock today after receiving repairs.

The M.T. company's new steel steamer Westmount is expected to reach Kingston by Saturday, June the 6th.

M.T. company elevator: tug Hall up with one light barge and cleared down with three grain-laden; steamer Chieftain up with three light barges.

p.6 Incidents of the Day - The schooner Acacia will clear tomorrow for Oswego to load coal for this port.

Owing to a heavy south wind which prevailed Tuesday, the captain of the schooner Collier, discharging coal at Booth & Co.'s wharf, found it necessary to pull out into mid channel, as the vessel was pounding the wharf very heavily.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 May 1903