The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 Jun 1905

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The tug Queen went up the Rideau this morning.

The steamer Alexandria is due up at Craig's wharf tonight.

Captain Oliver of the Clara Youell is sporting a new sombrero.

Crawford's wharf: schooner Annandale cleared for Fairhaven.

The sloop Granger unloaded baled hay at the Grand Trunk wharf today.

Richardsons' wharf: schooner Highland Beauty from Wellington with grain.

At Swift's wharf: steamers Kingston down and up; Picton up this morning.

The steamer Pellatt unloaded freight at Swift's wharf on her down trip this morning.

The steamer J.H. Plummer took on freight this morning at Swift's wharf on her up trip.

Next week the steamer New Island Wanderer will begin her season's route down the river.

The time-table of the Merchants' Line of steamers has been put out of order by recent fogs and accidents.

The steamer St. Lawrence left this afternoon to begin running on her route between Clayton and Alexandria Bay. She is the United States mail boat for the Thousand Islands.

The trim gasoline yacht turned out from the Davis company, for Charles W. Spencer, general superintendent of the eastern division of the C.P.R., has left for Montreal. The boat was in charge of Mr. Spencer's son and his private secretary.

p.3 Collins Bay - June 15th - The steamer Navajo, Kingston, arrived Monday, loaded with coal for A. Rankin.

p.6 Incidents of the Day - The steamer New York will not be fitted out this season.

M.R. Davis, government hull inspector, returned today after a ten days' tour of Muskoka and Parry Sound.

The damage to the steamer Argyle by the Scout buoy explosion amounted to $700, which the marine department will pay.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 Jun 1905