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

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Craig's wharf: steamer Alexandria passed up last night.

The sloop Belle Malone cleared today with lumber for Clayton.

The schooner Kalkins arrived from Sodus with coal for Sowards & Co.

The steambarge Ringleader is at Portsmouth with wood from Deseronto.

The schooner Metzner cleared today from Richardsons' wharf for Sodus with feldspar.

It is expected that the steamer Kingston will leave in the morning for Toronto.

Swift's wharf: steamer Hamilton down last night; steamer Rideau King up tonight from Ottawa.

The schooner Acacia, chartered to carry coal this summer, for the locomotive works, arrived this morning from Sodus with her first load, 360 tons.

M.T. company elevator: S.S. Rosemount and consorts cleared for Fort William; tug Thomson up with four barges and cleared down with four, grain-laden.

The steamship Turbinia will leave early next week for Toronto. Her officers for this season will be: Captain Bongard, Picton; mate, Dulmage, Picton; second mate, Winburne, Picton; chief engineer, Wilson, England; purser, Chrysler, Hamilton; steward, Margarets, Toronto.

p.3 Capt. Bongard Left Hospital - recovered from blood poisoning.

p.8 Marine Notes - The steamer Scout is out of Davis' dry dock, after having two new wheels put on.

Hon. Clifford Sifton's steamyacht Skylark entered Davis' dry dock today for an overhauling.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 May 1906