The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 Sep 1904

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Richardsons' elevator: schooner Laura D. from Napanee with grain.

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

Craig's wharf: steamers Melbourne up last night; Alexandria up tonight.

The schooner Rutherford has gone to Picton to lie up, after a successful coal-carrying season.

Swift's wharf: steamers Kingston down and up; Corsican up last night; Hamilton down this morning.

M.T. company wharf: tug Emerson cleared down with four laden barges. The S.S. Rosemount is expected from Montreal tonight.

The steamer America will be kept on the Cape Vincent route all the fall, instead of the steamer New Island Wanderer, which usually takes that route at this season. The latter will finish its running among the islands tomorrow.

Gift To Dr. Tandy - The officers and men of the R. & O. steamer Columbian on Thursday presented Dr. Herbert Tandy with a handsome seal travelling bag as a token of regard and as a parting gift, as he has retired from the service of the company after being purser on the Prescott-Montreal line for several years. Dr. Tandy returns to resume his duties as house surgeon in the general hospital.

Chas. Kennedy Drowned - Charles Kennedy, the pantry man on the steamer Kingston, fell off gang plank at Charlotte; he was from Montreal.

p.4 Picton Pointers - Schooner F.H. Burton is unloading coal for Lake & Killip. Tow barge Rob Roy is in with soft coal for Hepburn. Schooner Two Brothers is unloading lumber at Hepburn's dock. The Niagara took an excursion up to the Belleville races on Wednesday.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 Sep 1904