The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 15 Sep 1906

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The steamer Picton will be up this evening.

The steamer Kingston passed down this morning.

The steamer Rideau Queen left this morning for Ottawa.

The steamer Stranger went up the Rideau this morning.

The steamer Dundurn touched at Swift's this morning on her way to Toronto.

The steamer Rideau Queen goes into Davis' dry dock next Tuesday to receive a new wheel.

It is expected that a steamer for a western company will be built in Kingston over the winter.

The steamer Missisquoi came up the river this afternoon, and went into Davis' dry dock to receive a new wheel.

The Donnelly Wrecking company is still at work near Hamilton, raising the sunken government dredge Nipissing.

The tug Bronson cleared for Montreal with two barges; the tug Jessie Hall cleared for Montreal with one grain barge; the steamer Wallace has arrived from Duluth with 78,000 bushels of flaxseed.

The barge Cornwall, sunk in the canal by the steamer Dundurn, was raised last evening and is on her way to Montreal. The cargo and barge are both slightly damaged, but to just what extent cannot be estimated yet.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 15 Sep 1906