The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 20 Jul 1904

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The schooner Acacia cleared this morning for Sodus to load coal.

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

M.T. company wharf: S.S. Westmount arrived from Deseronto and cleared for Fort William via Charlotte, with the barges Hamilton and Augustus.

Swift's wharf: steamers Kingston down and up; Hamilton up this morning; Rideau King to Ottawa this morning; Rideau Queen up tonight; Spartan due down today.

Capt. Peter McGlade and John Hanley have left the dredge Sir Richard to accept better positions on other boats. The former will go on another steamer at a larger salary and the latter will engage on the government survey steamer down the river under the charge of Mr. Chapleau.

Rochester Yachts Coming - Chitta, Kee Lox, Weno, and Genesee.

Point Vivian - Thousand Island Steamboat company and Point Vivian Association at odds over who has say on naming ticket agent and dock man; dockage fees threatened.

p.5 The Yachts Entered - long list of yachts named to attend L.Y.R.A. Regatta to be held at Kingston.

p.6 Incidents of the Day - The schooner Highland Beauty arrived this afternoon from Wellington with grain for Richardsons' elevator.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 20 Jul 1904