The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 26 Sep 1904

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The sloop Idlewild is unloading sand at Craig's wharf.

The schooner Charlie Marshall, windbound, cleared from Crawford's wharf for Oswego.

The steambarge John Milne is here awaiting the schooner Freeman whose coal it will take to Smith's Falls.

Craig's wharf: steamers Persia up and Melbourne and Ocean down yesterday; Alexandria and Waterlily down tonight.

Swift's wharf: steamers Toronto and North King down and up yesterday; Corsican down last night; Rideau King to Ottawa this morning.

The steamer New Island Wanderer, of the Folger line (Capt. W.C. Hudson), covered upwards of 15,000 miles this season without an accident or breakdown of any sort. This popular boat is to be rebuilt during the coming winter.

p.3 Asked To Build - Kingston Yacht Club to build 30 foot yacht, to be used in trial competition for Canada Cup Challenge.

p.5 Home From The River - headquarters of St. Lawrence River Steamboat Co. at Clayton now closed for season; Howard Folger, Harry Mills and Fred. Geogeghan back to Kingston.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 26 Sep 1904