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

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p.2 Police Court - Bernard Hartley and George Henderson charged with stealing brass from M.T. Co. steamer Melrose; Capt. John Phillips and engineer William Hepburn testified; Henderson found guilty.

Marine Notes - The steamer Fawcett has completed her ferry trips for the season, unless the ice should happen to break up.

William Lesslie came home on Saturday after completing the season's work at Halifax, in connection with the wrecking steamer Petrel, which has gone into winter quarters.

The steamer Wahcondah, which arrived here on Saturday from Fort William, unloaded her 44,000 bushels of wheat at the M.T. company elevator, and left for Hamilton in the evening, being guided through the ice to the lake by the tug Emerson.

The Kingston Yacht Club has not yet decided what it will do in regard to retaining its present quarters or purchasing another piece of land. A meeting will be held early in the new year to take action.

Dec. 20, 1904

p.5 Incidents of the Day - The steamer Fawcett crossed from Garden Island today, and landed at Craig's wharf.

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