The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 4 Jun 1904

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The steamer America is on the ferry route today.

Booth's wharf: schooner Tradewind cleared for Oswego.

The steamer Rosemount is expected at the M.T. company elevator on Monday.

The steamer Pierrepont is towing a raft down the river for the Calvin company.

Craig's wharf: yacht Ripple from Picton and steamer Alexandria from Montreal.

The steamer Stranger in Davis' dry dock receiving false sides, will be completed next Thursday.

Hon. Clifford Sifton's steamyacht Skylark is awaiting entrance to Davis' drydock for a few repairs.

The schooner Acacia will finish loading coal at Swift's wharf today, and will clear for Charlotte tonight.

Swift's wharf: steamers Spartan up, Corsican down, last night; the steamer Kingston will be down tomorrow.

M.T. company wharf: tug Thomson from Charlotte, with one coal laden barge, and cleared down with it and also two grain laden barges.

p.5 Personal Mention - Mate Harry Trussell, of the steamer Brockville, was in Kingston on Thursday and tried an examination for a master's certificate before Capt. T. Donnelly, examiner of masters and mates.

p.6 Capt. McLaughlin Dead - 79, at Toronto; was a lake captain for about half a century and at the time of his death the oldest surviving lake captain.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 4 Jun 1904