The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 Aug 1907

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p.2 Unloaded In Quick Time - The unloading of the steamer Iroquois, of its cargo of wheat, at the M.T. company's elevator, was done in remarkably quick time, on Tuesday. The vessel had one of the largest cargoes carried here by any of the vessels this season, 102,000 bushels. The Iroquois arrived in the city early in the morning, and at five o'clock in the afternoon had left on its return to Fort William.


The schooner Acacia arrived from Fairhaven with coal for R. Crawford.

The fishing tug W.C. Cole is loading fish for Cape Vincent at the ferry dock.

The sloop Ariadne came over with a load of pressed hay from Wolfe Island for shipment. The vessel has been chartered by F.J. Constance, of Cape Vincent, to carry pressed hay.

M.T. Co.: The tug Emerson arrived from North Fairhaven with one coal barge, and cleared with it for Montreal; the tug Bronson arrived from Montreal with two coal barges, and cleared from Montreal with two grain-laden barges; the steamer Iroquois cleared for Fort William.

Swift's: steamer Rideau King for Ottawa this morning; steamer Picton down today; steamer Hamilton up last night; steamer Dundurn down today; steamer Kingston down and up today; steamer Caspian down and up today; tug Florence from Quebec for coal.

p.7 Gananoque, Aug. 27th - The coal schooner Briton has cleared for Charlotte, the schooner Theodore Voges for Oswego.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 Aug 1907