The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 24 Jun 1907

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The schooner Acacia arrived at Booth's with coal from Oswego.

M.J. Haney & Co. will attempt to raise the steamer Resolute, sunk off Hanlan's Point.

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

The schooner Bertha Kalkins has arrived at the asylum from Oswego, with a cargo of coal.

The barges Siren and Onondaga are being loaded at Richardson's with grain for Montreal.

The schooners Tradewind and Lizzie Metzner have arrived from Sodus Point, with coal for the cotton mill.

The steamer Rideau Queen started for Ottawa on her initial trip of the season. Both the Rideau boats are now in commission.

M.T. Co.: The tug Mary arrived from Montreal with three light barges and cleared from Montreal with three grain barges; steamer Glenmount passed on her way from Montreal to Fort William, with a cargo of rails.

Swift's: steamers Hamilton east yesterday; Rideau Queen for Ottawa this morning; Dundurn west yesterday; Toronto down and up yesterday; Rapids King, from Toronto, cleared this morning east; Belleville west today.

Deckhand Drowned - Honore Rousseau, of Montreal, drowned during night; a deck hand on the M.T. company barge Montreal, sitting in the Locomotive Works slip with cargo of sand; had been drinking; Capt. Joseph Monette in charge of barge.

p.5 Steamer In Port - The steamer Glenmount arrived at the M.T. Co. wharf this afternoon. She was built in Dumbarton, Scotland, by Archibald McMillan & Sons, and will trade between Fort William and Sydney, C.B. The Glenmount is in command of Capt. Alexander Muir. Her sister ship, the Stormount, arrived in Sydney last Saturday, in command of Capt. Robert Fraser, marine superintendent of the M.T. Co.

Party Here From Oswego - John T. Mott, Commodore of Oswego Yacht Club, and friends, arrive on yacht Papoose.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 24 Jun 1907