The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 Aug 1904

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p.1 To Examine New Craft - Goodrich line to inspect steamer Turbinia; need another steamer.



The yacht Seven Oaks went up the Rideau this morning.

Crawford's wharf: schooner Tradewind cleared for Sodus.

Craig's wharf: steamer Alexandria down last night.

The schooner Acacia cleared from Swift's wharf yesterday afternoon for Charlotte to load soft coal.

Swift's wharf: steamers Toronto down and up; Rideau King to Ottawa; Hamilton up this evening.

p.5 Incidents of the Day - The sloop Granger unloaded new grain from Bath at Richardsons' today.

The steamyacht Marguerite went down to Ogdensburg this morning in command of Capt. Dandy.

The steamyacht Jopl, commanded by Capt. Hartwell, ran ashore at a point about fourteen miles up the Rideau yesterday. She was released this morning by Calvin's steamyacht Blue Bell.

p.6 Marine Notes - The steamer Fawcett will be unable to make her trips tomorrow morning as her boiler has to be cleaned. The ferry is not the glittery thing that some Wolfe Islanders expected.

The steamer New York has arrived here from the Thousand Islands, and will be laid up till next season.

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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 Aug 1904