The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 23 Apr 1904

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The government steamer Scout is here. She is on a buoy laying trip.

This morning the schooner Acacia (Capt. Simmons) cleared for Oswego.

The steamer India arrived at Garden Island this morning from Charlotte with coal.

The steamer New Island Wanderer again went to the Cape by the foot of the island this morning.

The steamer New Island Wanderer brought the largest cargo of freight from Cape Vincent yesterday afternoon that she ever carried.

Capt. W.L. Visgar, of Alexandria Bay, has withdrawn from the firm of H.W. & W.L. Visgar and has started the Capt. Visgar Navigation Co.

The tug Thomson arrived from Oswego light; cleared for Fairhaven with two light barges; arrives back this afternoon and clears for Oswego with two light barges.

Incidents of the Day - Dr. Herbert Tandy will be purser of the steamer Kingston this summer. Henry Dubois, who has been purser on this steamer for the past two seasons, has been appointed district freight agent of the R. & O. Navigation company.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 23 Apr 1904