The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 2 Nov 1907

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p.1 Gananoque, Nov. 2nd - The Clayton-Gananoque ferry Wherenow made her last trip of the season, Thursday. The Rockport Navigation company's steamer Missisquoi ran her last trip to Kingston for this season, Friday.



The steamer Islander, of the Folger fleet, arrived here, Friday night, and will be laid up for the winter.

The steamer Alexandria, with freight for local dealers, was at Folger's, Friday night, on its up trip.

Swift's wharf: steamer Dundurn down, Friday night; steamer Belleville up Saturday; steamer City of Montreal up Saturday; schooner W.J. Suffel will clear for Oswego, Saturday night.

The storm on the lake, Saturday morning, was one of the worst experienced here this season. The steamer Hamilton, due here from the west Friday night, did not arrive, and is believed to have been storm-bound at some of the ports.

Richardsons' elevator: Steamer Midland Queen arrived, 8 a.m., Saturday, from Fort William, with 88,000 bushels of wheat; steambarge John Randall cleared with cargo of wheat and corn for Washburn mills; sloop Maggie L. loading corn for Gananoque.

M.T. Co.'s elevator: The steamer Stormount, from Fort William, with 97,000 bushels of wheat; steamer Fairmount from Fort William, with 90,000 bushels of wheat; tug Mary P. Hall up, three light barges, clears with four, grain laden; tug Emerson clears for Oswego and Charlotte with two barges; steamer Stormount clears for Fort William with barge St. Louis.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 2 Nov 1907