The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 17 Oct 1904

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Swift's wharf: steamers Spartan up last night; Corsican down this morning.

The schooner Queen of the Lakes cleared from Richardsons' wharf with feldspar for Sodus.

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

The schooner Jamieson arrived this morning at the malt house wharf from Frenchmen's Bay, with barley.

Richardsons' elevator: steambarge Navajo cleared for Montreal with oats; schooner Pilot from bay ports with grain.

The schooner Acacia is delayed in unloading coal at Swift's wharf on account of an accident to the engine used to raise the bucket.

The steambarge John Milne will be overhauled on the Kingston Foundry marine railway this coming winter. She will be widened four feet in the hull and receive a steel frame, so as to make her capable of running across the lake in rough weather.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 17 Oct 1904