The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Jul 1903

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p.2 Yacht Races At Gananoque - won by Winonah (Ireland Bros.), 2nd Verona (Dr. Black), 3rd Kestrel (R. Knopf), 4th Cock Robin (S. Calvin), 5th Xania (Gordon Macdonald).


Craig's wharf: steamers Persia down; Ocean up.

Asylum wharf: steambarge Parsons from Oswego with coal.

Davis and Sons shipped two steamyachts to Gravenhurst today.

The steamer New Island Wanderer was on the Cape Vincent route yesterday.

The steamer Tecumseh and consort, from Sarnia, are unloading timber at Garden Island.

The schooner Queen of the Lakes cleared from Richardsons' wharf for Sodus with feldspar.

Swift's wharf: steamers Caspian from Charlotte; Toronto down and up; Corsican from Montreal tonight; Rideau King cleared for Ottawa.

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

M.T. company elevator: steamer Britannic cleared for Cleveland; tug Glide up with three light barges and cleared for Montreal with three grain-laden; tug Thomson, from Oswego, with two coal laden barges.

The steamer Jessie Bain, of the Thousand Island steamboat company's fleet, is receiving an over-hauling in Davis' dry dock. For the past two years this little boat has been used by the Canadian government for the St. Lawrence survey. This summer it will be used by the company in its river business.

p.5 Incidents of the Day - The schooner Tradewind is unloading coal at the asylum wharf. Capt. James Oliver made the trip to Sodus and return in twenty-six hours.

Excitement On Wolfe Island - vote on ferry by-law today.

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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Jul 1903