The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 19 Oct 1904

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p.1 Made A Record Trip - Midland, Ont., Oct. 19th - The Canadian steamer Neebing has just made a record trip, making the run to Duluth and return to Midland, with 3,000 tons of ore, in four days and twenty-two hours.



A. Green, formerly of the schooner Grantham, is mate of the schooner Suffel.

M.T. company elevator: tug Emerson cleared for Charlotte and Sodus with three light barges.

Craig's wharf: steamers Cuba down last night; Persia down this morning; Ocean due up tonight.

Richardsons' elevator: schooners Plunkett from bay ports, and Marshall from Cobourg, with grain.

Swift's wharf: steamers Hamilton up last night; Spartan down tonight; Rideau King from Ottawa tonight.

To Build A Steambarge - Capt. John Randall has placed an order with the Kingston foundry to build a new steam barge for Rideau Lakes navigation. The new boat will be all steel with the exception of the hull and outside decking and work will be commenced on November 10th.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 19 Oct 1904