The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 11 Nov 1904

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The steamer Cuba passed down this morning.

The schooner Queen of the Lakes is loading feldspar at Richardson's.

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

It was reported this morning that the steamer Nile was frozen up down the Rideau.

The steamer Rideau King has not arrived at Swift's from Rideau ports owing to ice.

The steamer John Milne arrived at Crawford's from Rideau ports last night. She will undergo extensive repairs this winter.

The ferry steamer Armstrong sank in the St. Lawrence between Ogdensburg and Prescott. The crew of five men escaped. The accident was caused by a car of steel rails breaking away from the others and going through the deck.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 11 Nov 1904