The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 5 May 1906


Description
Full Text

p.1 Got Away From Buffalo - Buffalo, May 5th - The Western Transit steamer Buffalo left this morning. She has a cargo of package freight and was manned by non-union mates and firemen. The boat got away without confusion.

p.2

MARINE INTELLIGENCE.

Swift's wharf: steamer Belleville due down Sunday.

The sloop Idlewild cleared this morning with a carload of shingles for Wolfe Island.

Craig's wharf: steamer Alexandria, Montreal to Charlotte, passed up early this morning.

The steamer Victoria, of the Brockville-Gananoque route, on the Kingston foundry marine railway, for repairs to her boiler was pulled off last night, and it is expected she will proceed to Gananoque tonight.

The steamer Pierrepont went to Cape Vincent this morning in place of the steamer New Island Wanderer which went down the river to take the steamer Islander's trips today among Thousand Island points.

The steamer Midland Queen, from Fort William with wheat, arrived at Richardsons' elevator this morning. This is the steamer that had its nose broken by a collision at the Sault. She will proceed to Buffalo, to enter dry dock for repairs.

One of the largest barges seen in this port in some time, was the Vinland from Alpena, Mich., which docked at the Frontenac cereal elevator last night, and cleared this morning, on her trip to Rockland, Maine. She had on board three million staves and six thousand feet of lumber.

p.8 The Board of Trade - gets a new lease on life; when discussing Kingston marine interests believe that an enlarged Welland canal is important to Kingston's growth.

Capt. Bongard Improved - of steamer Turbinia improving from effects of blood-poisoning.


Media Type:
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Date of Publication:
5 May 1906
Local identifier:
KN.17455e
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Donor:
Rick Neilson
Creative Commons licence:
pd [more details]
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
Contact
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Email
WWW address
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










British Whig (Kingston, ON), 5 May 1906