The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 15 Jun 1907

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p.3 Gananoque, June 15th - The coal schooner Briton cleared for Oswego last evening. The schooner Tradewind, coal-laden, pulled into the creek, last evening, with a cargo for Robertson. The schooner Theo. Voges, with a cargo of coal for Taylor & Green, also arrived last evening.

p.5 Incidents of the Day - The steamer Alexandria made its usual trip up, Friday night, and took on several passengers here for Rochester and intermediate points. Considerable freight was also taken on board the vessel.

Folger's steamyacht Ramona, which has been lying at the wharf, here, the past few days, has been fitted out and put in shape for the season, by Arthur Sparham, and his staff of men. The yacht will resume its old route, among the Thousand Islands.



The yacht Wacona, from Detroit, is at Swift's, on her way up the Rideau.

The schooner Metzner will clear, today, for Sodus, for coal, for the cotton mill.

The schooner Mary Ann Lydon arrived, from Oswego, with coal, for Crawford's.

The steambarge Nile, with barge Volunteer, arrived from Howe Island with pressed hay, for shipment.

The Donnelly Wrecking company is still at work on the barge Cornwall, sunk near the Brockville Narrows.

Swift's: Steamer Kingston down and up; steamer Hamilton down tonight; steamer Rideau King from Ottawa; steamer Belleville up.

The steamer Caspian is fitted out for the season's work, and will probably make a trial trip around the harbor today.

The barge Mary Louise is being loaded at Richardson's, with oats, for Montreal, and will be towed by the tug Nellie Reid.

The tug Trudeau, with barge Sir Richard, and scows, arrived, at Crawford's wharf, today, from Belleville, and will be put into commission here.

M.T. Co.: The tug Thomson arrived from Montreal, with two light barges, and cleared, for Montreal, with two grain laden barges; the steamer Iroquois cleared for Cleveland; the steamer Pueblo is expected tonight from Chicago with 50,000 bushels of corn; the steamer Advance arrived from Montreal, on her way to Fort William, with package freight.

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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 15 Jun 1907