The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 Oct 1906

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p.1 A Sad Death - man drowns off scow Parmelia, three miles from Kingston; boom struck him when scow veered after rudder broke.



Dr. D.A. Black was the first Kingstonian to own one; brought one back from St. Joseph, Mich., seven years ago; now about seventy-five ranging in size from twelve to forty-five feet; built here by Kingston boat company, Bowman Bros., and by Davidson & Sons

Marine Notes.

Craig's wharf: propellor Persia up Saturday night; steamer Alexandria down tonight.

Richardsons': schooner Queen of the Lakes arrived from Whitby with barley; steamer Navajo from Montreal with local freight.

Swift's wharf: steamer Belleville up Saturday night; steamer Hamilton down Saturday night; steamer Picton down tonight; steamer Rideau King cleared this morning for Ottawa; schooner Clara cleared for Sodus to load coal.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 Oct 1906