The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 Jul 1907

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The schooner Acacia cleared for Charlotte from Booth's.

The schooner W.J. Suffel cleared for Sodus, from Portsmouth.

The schooner Bertie Kalkins is at the asylum with coal from Sodus.

M.T. Co.: steamer Fairmount and consorts Melrose and Quebec cleared for Fort William.

The yacht Illecellewent ? owned by George Hammond, was launched again yesterday afternoon.

The steamer America took a goodly number of excursionists on her trip to Brockville and Ogdensburg.

The triple screw steamer Cayuga, of the Niagara Navigation company, is in the government dry dock to have a wheel replaced which was lost on one of the regular trips to Lewiston, N.Y.

Swift's: The City of Montreal, west last night; steamer Picton west this morning; steamer Rideau King from Ottawa last night; steamer Kingston up and down; steamer Caspian from Picton; steamer Castanet from islands; steamer Hamilton east today.

Richardson's: tug Nellie Reid and three barges from Montreal, clearing again for Belleville with one to load cement; the other two will load wheat here for Montreal; the steamer City of New York cleared with wheat for Montreal; the schooner Ford River is loading feldspar for Sodus.

p.5 A Schooner Aground - The schooner Clara, after unloading part of her cargo of coal at Swift's wharf, attempted to make the Hosiery company's slip, this morning, to deliver the remainder. The water was too shallow, however, and she is now aground on the end of the reef a few feet from shore.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 Jul 1907