The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 Nov 1905

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Swift's wharf: steamer Aletha, bay ports.

Anglin's wharf: schooner Lydon from Oswego with coal.

Rathbun's wharf: schooner Burton from Oswego with coal.

Soward's wharf: schooner Kalkins from Oswego with coal.

Crawford's wharf: schooner Winnie Wing from Oswego with coal.

The schooner Tradewind arrived, last night, from Oswego, with coal for Swift.

Richardsons' wharf: schooners Granger, Ariadne and Laura D. from bay ports with grain.

M.T. company elevator: tug Hall up with four light barges and cleared down with two grain-laden.

The schooner Acacia arrived this morning, from Charlotte, with soft coal for the Locomotive Works.

A number of coal laden vessels that were windbound at Oswego for the past week arrived in port this morning.

The steamer Varuna will be supplied with a new cabin and other improvements made to her this winter.

It is said that the present is the last season for the steamer Deseronto on the bay, as she is to be sent to the boneyard this winter. (broken up 1905 according to Mills, 62 x 12' - editor)

Marine School For Kingston - At a meeting of the School of Mining governors yesterday afternoon, a communication was read from the department of marine and fisheries asking that the governors furnish accommodation for a marine school to be established here. Lectures are to be given from January to March, and there will be thirty men in attendance here. Full particulars of the course have not yet been received. The governors decided to offer a room in the old collegiate building for the purpose.

Personal Mention - Captain Richard Fitzgerald, Ogdensburg, a representative of Inland Lloyds is in the city on official business.

p.5 Marine Paragraphs - The steamer John Rugee, of Ogdensburg, N.Y., is in the government dry dock for a few repairs. During this season, she has made seventy trips between Oswego and Ogdensburg, and carried 110,000 tons of coal.

The steambarge Arctic arrived at noon, from Clayton, light, and docked at the railway wharf.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 Nov 1905