The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 29 Dec 1904

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p.5 Incidents of the Day - The steambarge Navajo, owned by Richardson Bros., Kingston, sustained loss by fire at Prescott. Its cabin and contents were burned. The loss will be about $1,000.

p.6 Wolfe Island, Dec. 24th - The ice having formed to the city, the steamer Fawcett laid up at Garden Island for her winter quarters on Wednesday.

Dec. 30, 1904

p.5 He Sold His Schooner - Capt. John McCullough returned yesterday to his home in Napanee after completing the sale of his schooner, the Laura D. He has purchased a half interest in the schooner Katie Eccles on which he will sail next year.

Dec. 31, 1904

p.4 Golden Wedding - Chaffey's Locks, Dec. 30th - Capt. and Mrs. William Fleming celebrate on 19th; all eight children present and many connected with marine trade - (details); ..."The captain has spent over forty years boating and has the greater part of the time been master of one or other of the passenger steamers plying between Kingston and Ottawa. He was last season master of the Rideau Queen."

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 29 Dec 1904