The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Sep 1904

Full Text



The schooner Acacia cleared last night for Oswego to load coal for Swift's.

Craig's wharf: Persia down this morning; Lake Michigan up this afternoon.

M.T. company wharf: tug Thomson and two coal laden barges from Charlotte.

The steamyacht Lucile touched at Craig's wharf last night on her return trip to New York.

The steamyacht Where Now made her last trip from river points yesterday and will lie up for the season.

Swift's wharf: steamers Hamilton up last night; Toronto down and up today; Spartan down; Rideau Queen down from Ottawa this evening.

Wolfe Island, Sept. 5th - Mr. Leslie, Kingston, has taken the place of Engineer Tetro on the steamer Fawcett. The Fawcett's receipts for one month were $950, and it is conceded by all that the above month is the dullest in the season. The steamer will take a moonlight excursion from the island shortly.

Picton, Sept. 5th - The steambarge Lloyd S. Porter and schooner A. Minnes are in port. Schooner Two Brothers unloaded lumber at Hepburn's dock and is loading apple barrels. Waterlily cleared Monday noon with freight for Montreal. Launch Saucy Jane went down the bay today with a number of picnickers. The Niagara took a large number of Pictonians to Toronto on Monday morning. Schooner L. Reid is on the "ways" for repairs.

p.6 New Turbine Steamer - to be built at Toledo by Craig Shipbuilding company, to run between South Haven, Mich. and Chicago.

Media Type:
Item Type:
Date of Publication:
7 Sep 1904
Local identifier:
Language of Item:
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
Creative Commons licence:
pd [more details]
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
WWW address
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit

My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.

British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Sep 1904