The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 May 1905

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p.1 Arrived with Raft - Sandwich, Ont., May 30th - Tugs of the Reid Wrecking company, of Sarnia, have arrived with the first raft of the season for the Saginaw Lumber and Salt company. There were 1,500,000 feet in the raft. The second part of the raft, with an equal amount in the River St. Clair, will come down during the week. The tug Reid is now in Lake Huron with a raft containing 4,000,000 feet from Spanish river, for the Sarnia mill of the Cleveland Saw Mill and Lumber company.

p.4 Picton, May 29th - The schooner W.G. Suffle cleared from port Saturday. The schooner Madcap unloaded bricks for the Metropolitan Bank and cleared Saturday. The sloop Gull cleared, Saturday, having unloaded lumber for Lake & Killop. The schooner Granger arrived in port Sunday, and is unloading grain for Baker & Hyatt.



At Swift's wharf: steamers Picton down; Hamilton up tonight.

The schooner Idlewild cleared for the upper lighthouses with coal.

The steamer Alexandria touched at Craig's wharf on her down trip last night.

The steamer Melbourne passed up to Cleveland yesterday, making no stops at Kingston.

M.T. company's wharf: tug Emerson, from Oswego, with two coal-laden barges, and cleared back light.

The steamer Turret Crown is due at the M.T. company elevator tomorrow with 90,000 bushels of wheat from Fort William.

p.8 Stella, May 29th - The sloop Ariadne brought a load of lumber here for P. Grattan last week.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 May 1905