The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Apr 1906

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p.2 Day's Episodes - It is Joseph Windburn, not David, who is mate of the steamship Turbinia, and in town awaiting the arrival of the steamer.

When the steamer St. Lawrence is released from the drydock, the steamer Kingston, of the R. & O. Navigation company will go in to have her hull scraped. Tuesday, May 1st, the Turbinia goes in to be scraped and painted, and then proceeds to Toronto, to go on her Hamilton-Toronto route.



The steamer New York left the dry dock Thursday.

The steamer St. Lawrence entered the drydock, last night, for caulking.

The schooner Granger is unloading hay from Wolfe Island at the G.T.R. wharf.

The steamer Wolfe Islander arrived from Gananoque this morning with a general freight cargo.

The schooner Mary Ann Lydon arrived from Sodus, last night, and is unloading coal for the Frontenac Cereal company.

Swift's wharf: steamer H.M. Pellatt from Fort William loaded flour and cleared last night for Montreal; steamer Aletha, Picton and bay ports.

M.T. company elevator: steamers Wallace, Ames, Algonquin cleared for upper lake ports; S.S. Rosemount, with barge Selkirk, cleared for Fort William; tug Thomson cleared with three grain laden barges for Montreal.

The steamers North King and Caspian of the Lake Ontario and Bay of Quinte steamship company will commence their weekly trips between Charlotte and 1,000 Islands, May 26th, and the Charlotte-Port Hope run May 28th.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Apr 1906