The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 6 Jun 1907

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The steamer Cuba has arrived from Montreal and is loading corn at Richardson's.

The schooner Clara Youell will clear from Booth's, today, for Charlotte, to load coal.

The tug Nellie Reid has arrived at Richardson's with two barges, from Montreal. The barges are being loaded with grain for Montreal.

Swift's: steamer Kingston from Montreal; steamer Belleville down this afternoon; steamer Rideau King from Ottawa; steamer Rideau King for Ottawa.

M.T. Co.: The steambarge City of New York arrived from Charlotte with coal; the steamer Fairmount and barges Quebec and Melrose arrived from Fort William with grain; the steamers Advance and Turret Court are expected from Fort William today.

It was about seven o'clock this morning when the steamer Rideau King arrived from Ottawa, having been delayed thirteen hours through running into a mud bank four miles below Smith's Falls. She started on the return trip at eight o'clock this morning.

p.8 Sending Boats Up North - Frederick Huck, of Westport, sells two steam yachts to Frederick Hardy, of New Liskeard, Ont.; Verona, 72 feet long, formerly Ellen and owned by Mr. Huck himself; St. Antoine, 55 feet long.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 6 Jun 1907