The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 Apr 1906

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The schooner Acacia is receiving her season's coat of paint.

The steamer Islander entered Davis' dry dock last evening.

Picton harbor has been broken open by the steamer Niagara.

The S.S. Neepawah is in the drydock undergoing general repairs.

The steamer Aletha made a trial trip up the harbor this afternoon.

The schooner Tradewind got away from Nine Mile Point for Sodus. She will load soft coal for Crawford & Co.

The sloop Idlewild arrived at the G.T.R. wharf this morning with eighteen tons of hay from Wolfe Island.

Craig's wharf this year is to be a fine one and the work is being rushed along. It will be twice the size of last year as the slip behind the wharf is to be filled in.

The government supply boat Reserve has placed all the buoys between Prescott and this city, with the exception of the one at the foot of Wolfe Island. Yesterday she got as far up the bay as Stella, but beyond there the ice proved too strong.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 Apr 1906