The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 14 Sep 1905

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p.1 A Tug Burned - Wiarton, Ont., Sept. 14th - The tug Seaman, owned by the Crawford Tug company, was burned to the water's edge near Cape Croker, at eleven o'clock on Tuesday night. No lives were lost. The boat was insured.



Crawford's wharf: schooner Annandale from Oswego with coal.

The schooner Marshall cleared from the penitentiary wharf for Charlotte.

The schooner Queen of the Lakes is at Richardsons' wharf to load feldspar for Sodus.

Craig's wharf: yacht Castanet from Alexandria Bay; propeller Persia from Montreal last night.

Richardsons' elevator: schooner Maggie L. from Emerald with oats; schooner Pilot cleared for Napanee with wheat.

Swift's wharf: steamer Picton up tonight; steamer Toronto down and up; steamer Aletha from bay ports; steamer Belleville down last night.

p.3 Picton, Sept. 13th - The steamer Varuna brought an excursion to town, today, from Trenton, under the auspices of the ladies of King Street Methodist church. The steamer Niagara returned to port early this morning; yesterday she had an excursion from Fortester's Island to Twelve O'clock Point. The schooner Freeman is in port.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 14 Sep 1905