The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 11 Sep 1906

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p.1 Decided Improvements - Sault Ste. Marie, Sept. 11th - Vidal shoals being removed near upper entrance to Canadian ship canal; the south pier was extended 800 feet, eliminating effect of current, and acting as dock.



The yacht Remonus? from Albany, N.Y., was in at Swift's today.

The steamer Alexandria touched at Swift's on her down trip this morning.

The new steamer Stranger will make her first trip to Smith's Falls tomorrow.

The yacht David J. Waggoner took a fishing party down the Rideau this morning.

The steamer North King made her last trip yesterday, and was laid up for the season.

M.T. Co.: tug Mary P. Hall cleared for Montreal, with three barges; the tug Glide with two barges cleared for Montreal.

Swift's: the steamer Kingston down; steamer Hamilton up; the schooner Clara unloading coal from Oswego; the steamer Rideau Queen will go to Clayton tonight, and tomorrow take her regular trip down the Rideau.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 11 Sep 1906