The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 Dec 1903

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Had Rough Passage - steamer New Island Wanderer, Capt. Allen, in snow storm coming from Cape Vincent to Kingston.



The steamer Arabian arrived at Richardsons' elevator at one o'clock this morning with 38,000 bushels of wheat for Fort William. She will clear for Hamilton as soon as her cargo is unloaded.

The steambarge Hinckley, which started across the lake yesterday with a cargo of buckwheat from Richardsons' elevator, was forced by the snow storm to return. She lay at the dry dock wharf till this morning, when she cleared again.

The second snow storm yesterday afternoon forced the steamer Pierrepont to lie at Wolfe Island for several hours. She reached the city at six o'clock.

Monarch Aground - Canadian passenger steamer Monarch grounded at foot of Mud Lake near Soo; American locks at Soo closed yesterday for winter.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 Dec 1903