The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 13 Jul 1906

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Schooner Wellington with coal from Oswego is unloading at Booth's.

The schooner Mary Ann Lydon is at Booth's with coal from Oswego.

The schooner Winnie Wing, from Oswego with coal, is at the Grove Inn.

Sloop Laura D. with hay from Wolfe Island, is unloading at the G.T.R. wharf.

Swift's wharf: steamer Iroquois, Thousand Islands to Lewiston, up this morning; steamer Hamilton down.

Government steamer Reserve with acetylene gas buoy boat in charge of Capt. McGlade, was in port this week and left for down the river to place buoys.

M.T. Co.: steamer Fairmount and consorts Melrose and Quebec, from Fort William, with 99,000 bushels of wheat. They cleared again today on the return trip.

Steambarge Aberdeen and tow Rob Roy were in port last night. The owners, Hepburn Bros., Picton, have these two boats chartered to carry coal from Fair Haven to Montreal, and they will likely be the entire season on this route.

p.7 The Thousand Isles - praised by early travellers - many named with quotes.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 13 Jul 1906