The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 23 Nov 1907

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The steamer Arabian, unloading grain at Richardsons' elevator, will clear for Hamilton, where she will be laid up for the winter.

Swift's: steamer City of Ottawa up today; steamer Edmonton up today; steamer Belleville up today on last trip; steamer Aletha from Belleville today.

Loaded down with freight, and on her last trip of the season, the steamer Alexandria arrived at Folger's wharf, from Montreal, on Saturday morning at 1:30 oclock. The vessel will go into winter quarters upon her arrival in Picton.

Richardsons' elevator: steamer Arabian from Fort William, with 46,000 bushels of oats; steambarge Navajo cleared for Montreal with corn; steamer Glengarry cleared for Quebec with oats; sloop Pilot from Amherst Island, unloading oats; sloop Granger cleared for Wolfe Island, for grain.

M.T. Co.'s elevator: steamer Westmount from Fort William with 90,000 bushels of wheat; tug Thomson up, three light barges, cleared for Montreal with three grain barges; tug Emerson from Oswego with two coal barges, cleared with them for Montreal; steamer Westmount cleared for Fort William.

p.7 Pith of the News - The steamer Lizzie Madden, Bay City, was destroyed by fire off East Tawas, Lake Huron, early on Friday morning. The crew of thirteen men took to the small boats and were picked up later by the steamer Langell Boy. The Madden was on her way from Bay City to Little Current, Ont., for a cargo of lumber.

p.8 Incidents of the Day - The steamer Dundurn was at Swift's this morning, on her way to Hamilton with a large cargo of package freight, from Montreal and way ports.

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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 23 Nov 1907