The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 23 Sep 1904

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

Richardsons' elevator: schooner Plunkett from Trenton with grain.

The schooner Metzner arrived from Oswego with coal for the Hosiery mill.

The schooner Clara Youell is unloading coal from Oswego at Swift's wharf.

Craig's wharf: steamer Lake Michigan down last night; Cuba up this morning; Alexandria up tonight.

The steamer New Island Wanderer has arrived here from down the river to go into cold weather quarters.

Swift's wharf: steamers Corsican up last night; Hamilton down today; Rideau Queen down tonight.

It is said that the receipts of the steamer Fawcett for the last month amounted to $950. At that rate, the ferry should easily be a paying concern.

The steamer Rideau Queen returned, this morning, from her special trip to the Ottawa fair. While the excursion was not largely patronized, the Queen came out well ahead.

p.6 Incidents of the Day - The steamer Rosedale, Fort William to Montreal, with grain, will be here tomorrow morning. This is her first down trip this season.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 23 Sep 1904