The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 21 Jul 1904

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The schooner Highland Beauty cleared for Wellington.

Crawford's wharf: schooner Rutherford from Oswego with coal.

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

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

Swift's wharf: steamers Toronto down and up; Spartan down last night; Corsican up tonight; Caspian down and up; Rideau Queen left for Ottawa this morning.

p.8 The Yachts - details of Rochester yachts competing; the Rochester club currently has Canada Cup; the course laid out;

..."The Canada ran from Olcott to Charlotte on Tuesday, a distance of sixty-two miles, in about seven hours. She is owned by Commodore Hawes, of the Toronto Club. The old cup winner made a splendid sight, entering Charlotte under full sail."

The Yachts Arriving - Petrel II and Canada arrive, of Royal Canadian Yacht Club, Toronto.

Incidents of the Day - Reeve Fawcett and several other leading citizens of Wolfe Island, left today, at noon, for Toronto, to accompany the new ferry boat to Kingston. It is not expected that she will be in commission till August 1st.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 21 Jul 1904