The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 10 Nov 1904

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p.1 Capt. Robbins Dead - News has been received of the death, Monday night, at his home at Fisher's Landing, of Capt. E.M. Robbins. For four or five years Capt. Robbins had lighted the lamp on Robbins Rock in the St. Lawrence channel near Thousand Island Park.



Craig's wharf: steamer Persia down last night.

Swift's wharf: steamers Spartan down last night; Rideau King to Ottawa and Corsican upu today.

The S.S. Fairmount and barge Hamilton will arrive on Monday from Fort William with wheat for Richardsons' elevator.

The steambarge Milne and tug Edward and barge Caledonia cleared from Richardsons' elevator with grain for Rideau canal ports.

M.T. company elevator: tug Emerson up with two light barges and cleared for Oswego and Charlotte with two barges to load coal.

The Donnelly Wrecking companyh were notified this morning of the going ashore of the steamer Armstrong near the lighthouse at Ogdensburg. The wrecking steamer left for that place this morning.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 10 Nov 1904