The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Oct 1906

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The steamer Phoenix has arrived at Richardsons' from Chicago, with 61,000 bushels of corn.

Craig's: steamer Alexandria up last night; steamer Waterlily up last night; propellor Cuba up today; propellor Persia up tonight.

The steamer Rideau King will make her last trip from Kingston to Ottawa on November 1st, and will return from the capital November 2nd.

The scow Peruvian, now lying at Richardsons' dock, has been purchased by Capt. Dupont, of the steamer Stranger. She will be used for freight traffic in the Rideau canal.

Swift's: steamer Hamilton down last night; steamer Belleville up today; steamer Rideau King up tonight from Ottawa; steamer Aletha down and up the bay today.

p.8 To Deplete Quinte Waters - Sandwich, Oct. 26th - Dominion fisery to get white fish fry from Bay of Quinte for Detroit river.

p.14 Fear Fish Famine - Detroit newspapers echoing what was written in Toronto newspapers, that white fish fisheries are depleted. [Toronto Mail & Empire] (full column)

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Oct 1906