The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 24 Nov 1906

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p.1 Pith of the News - No trace has been found of the six bodies lost when the steambarge Resolute sank on Thursday.

An inquiry is to be made into the wreck of the Resolute and the loss of six of the vessel's crew at Toronto.

p.2 The Workers Back - From Work on Bavarian - William Tait and Joseph Branch, engineers, Matthew Murphy, the well known diver, and Capt. McArthur, all of Kingston, who were employed on the work of floating the steamship Bavarian, returned to the city late Friday afternoon. L. Ault, of Collins Bay, who was employed in the work, also returned.......



Craig's: steamer Waterlily up today.

The schooner Acacia has laid up here for the winter.

The steamer Argyle is laid up for the winter at Portsmouth.

The scow Laura D. arrived with hay from Wolfe Island for shipment.

The schooner Maggie L. will arrive at Richardsons' today with grain from bay ports.

The tug Kate and barge Diamond cleared from Richardsons' this morning with barley for Montreal.

Swift's: steamer Picton down today; steamer Aletha down and up today; steamer Dundurn down today.

The steamer Rosemount was to have made a trip from Chicago to Richardsons' with grain, but this trip has been cancelled.

M.T. Co.: tug Emerson cleared for Montreal with three grain barges; tug Thomson for Montreal with three grain barges.

Capt. Edward Charles went to Portsmouth today to pull off the steamer St. Lawrence, which has been undergoing repairs. An entirely new bottom has been put in the vessel. Arthur Sparhan had charge of the painting, and made a fine job of it.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 24 Nov 1906