The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 6 Sep 1905

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The yacht Wherenow is being laid up for the season.

The steambarge Navajo arrived from Oswego with coal for Folgers.

The steamer Wherenow made a special trip down the river today.

This afternoon the steamer America resumed her trips on the Cape Vincent route.

Craig's wharf: propeller Persia down today; yacht Castanet from Alexandria Bay.

The steamer Idler made her last trip from the Thousand Islands to Kingston today.

The steamer Ramona has arrived from the Thousand Islands, having completed her season's running.

The steamer New Island Wanderer will continue her trips among the Thousand Islands for two weeks longer.

The steamer Scout was towed from Davis' dry dock to the Kingston foundry this morning to have her machinery completed.

Swift's wharf: steamer Kingston from Charlotte; steamer Rideau Queen from Ottawa; steamer Belleville down this morning; steamer Aletha down and up.

p.8 Saw The Wreck - The captain of the barge Melrose, which arrived at Fort William, reports having seen the topmasts of the consort of the steamer Venezuela. The barge broke away from the steamer Sunday, and sank near Outer Island. It is not known whether any lives were lost.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 6 Sep 1905