The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 2 Oct 1906


Description
Full Text

p.1 To Make Repairs - Detroit, Oct. 2nd - The Canadian steamer Indian has gone into Hinyon's ? shipyard, at Marine City, for decking and hatches. She expects to get out at the end of the week.

p.2

MARINE NEWS.

Dredge Nipissing and tug St. Paul clear today for Ottawa.

Folger's: schooner Trade Wind cleared for Sodus to load coal.

Craig's: steamer Dundurn bound for Montreal with general merchandise.

Swift's: steamer Rideau Queen from Ottawa; steamer Aletha down and up the bay today; steamer Belleville up.

Richardsons': steamer Britannic from Chicago, with 58,000 bushels of corn; steamer Navajo cleared for Montreal with wheat and corn.

M.T. Co.: steamer Turret Chief from Fort William with 91,000 bushels of wheat; steamers Turret Chief and Turret Court cleared for Port Arthur and Fort William to load grain.

It is announced that the Rutland Transit company will place an order for two new package freight steamers in a short time. These boats will be duplicates of the steamers Rutland and Ogdensburg, which were built for this company by the American Shipbuilding company this season. Together they will cost in the neighborhood of $500,000. When the first two boats were ordered it was said it was the company's intention to purchase eight duplicate steamers. They were to be ordered at the rate of two a year until the entire eight had been purchased.


Media Type:
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Date of Publication:
2 Oct 1906
Local identifier:
KN.17477a
Language of Item:
English
  • 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), 2 Oct 1906