The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 21 Jun 1905

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Belleville Yacht Club.

Belleville, June 21st - A local sailing association was formed at Hotel Quinte. Sailing races for prizes will be held on Wednesday afternoons during July and August. The following officials were elected: Commodore, H. Corby; vice-commodore, Thomas Ritchie; captain, E. Guss Porter, M.P.; committee of management, Mayor Sullman, R.H. Fenwick, W. Rogers, W. Carnew, Joseph D. Clarke, Thomas Thomson, T.S. Carman, J.F. Wills, Dr. Yeomans, J.G. Phippen and C.J. Bowell.



Craig's wharf: steamer Persia down.

The schooner Echo, from bay ports, is unloading grain at Richardsons' elevator.

M.T. company wharf: tug Emerson cleared down with three grain laden barges.

Swift's wharf: steamers Kingston down and up; Rideau King from Ottawa this evening.

The steamer Calvin and consort Ceylon, cleared today from Garden Island, for Sault Ste. Marie.

At Rathbun's wharf: schooner Maxwell from Oswego with coal; steamer Arctic from Deseronto with brushwood.

Another 260 feet of the Cape Vincent breakwater is being built by an Oswego firm. This will make 900 feet completed, out of 1,400 feet planned.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 21 Jun 1905