The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 26 Oct 1906

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The schooner Kalkins, coal-laden from Charlotte, is at the hosiery mill wharf.

The schooner Lydon, from Charlotte, is discharging coal at the K. & P. spile wharf.

Swift's: steamers Picton up last night; Belleville down today; Aletha down and up the bay today.

Craig's: steamers Alexandria up tonight; Waterlily from Montreal tonight; propellor Cuba up today.

M.T. Co.: steamer J.S. Keith from Duluth, light, will clear for Montreal today; tug Thomson, from Montreal, with two barges, will clear for Montreal today with three grain-laden barges.

p.5 Injured At Richardsons' - While engaged in loading the schooner Queen of the Lakes, at Richardsons' elevator, this morning, Irwin Pogue, a longshoreman, suffered severe injuries. The gin block of the hoisting boom broke, letting the heavy boom fall on the unfortunate man's head and shoulders. He was conveyed to the general hospital, in Reid's ambulance, and is reported resting easily. Pogue will be remembered as the popular "Irwin" employed at the skating rink during the past seven winters.

p.8 Incidents of the Day - The Kingston Foundry company has started upon the construction of the Georgian Bay steamer, of which it has the contract for building.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 26 Oct 1906