The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Sep 1904

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Craig's wharf: steamers Ocean up and Melbourne up last night.

The steamer Rideau King was in Davis' dry dock yesterday, receiving repairs to her stern pipe.

M.T. company wharf: tug Thomson up with three light barges and cleared down with three grain laden.

Garden Island: steamer Calvin and consort Ceylon, from Toledo, and Lake Superior ports, with timber.

Swift's wharf: steamers Kingston down and up; Rideau Queen down last night from Ottawa; Rideau King up this morning.

The schooner Queen of the Lakes, from Charlotte, unloaded coal at Garden Island, yesterday, and is now loading feldspar at Richardsons' wharf for Sodus.

Captain Hurley will sail the schooner Collier this fall. This vessel is owned by Charles Britton, Gananoque, and a month ago was seriously damaged down the river by running ashore.

Island Disappearing - Salmon Island disappearing; its fine gravel banks being used for walks and boulevards in Portsmouth.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Sep 1904