The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 19 Jul 1907

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p.1 The Rumors Flew - steam yacht Albani "disappeared;" sheriff had released it.

Marine Intelligence.

The steam yacht Ramona is to have a new boiler put into her.

The steamer Island Wanderer is in the dry dock for repairs.

The steamer America had about 200 excursionists to Ogdensburg this morning.

A steamer, whose name could not be ascertained, was aground at Four Mile shoal, for a couple of hours last night.

It is said Folgers are negotiating for the purchase or charter of the steam yacht Idler for the island ramble.

Crawford's: schooner Acacia cleared for Sodus; steamer Midland Queen cleared for up the lakes with lighthouse supplies; steamer Navajo cleared for Gananoque.

Swift's: steamer Waterlily up; steamer Toronto up and down; steamer Caspian from Charlotte; steamer City of Ottawa down last night; schooner Clara cleared for Sodus.

M.T. Co.: steamer Pueblo from Chicago with 50,000 bushels corn; tug Emerson with two coal barges from Charlotte; tug Hall from Montreal with two grain barges; tug Bronson from Montreal with two grain barges; steamer Iroquois cleared for Fort William; steamer Westmount and consort Angora (sic) cleared for Cleveland to load coal; steamer Pueblo cleared for Chicago; tug Emerson cleared for Oswego with one lumber barge; tug Bronson for Montreal with four grain barges.

p.5 Yacht Races Postponed - yacht Kathleen needs to have her mast replaced.

p.8 Incidents of the Day - The schooner Straubenzie cleared from the locomotive works this afternoon for Sodus.

The schooner Mary Ann Lydon arrived at Crawford's this afternoon with coal from Oswego.

Removing The Hulks - This morning the Donnelly Wrecking company began the removal of the late K. & M.F. company's barge hulks, in Portsmouth harbor. Councillor Kennedy, chairman of Portsmouth streets and harbor committee, has been active for over a year in pressing for the removal of these hulks, so that Hatter's Bay might be turned from a marine graveyard into a beautiful pool.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 19 Jul 1907