The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 Apr 1908

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p.1 Gananoque, April 25th - The Scranton Coal Co.'s schooner Briton left yesterday on her first trip of the season to Oswego for coal.



The barge Lapwing has arrived at Booth's from Oswego with coal.

The steamer Aletha brought a large number of passengers from bay points today.

The schooner Bertha Kalkins has arrived at Sowards' from Oswego with coal.

Crawford's wharf: barge Dunmore and schooners Acacia and Trade Wind, from Oswego, and schooner Mary Ann Lydon, from Fairhaven, all with coal.

The schooner Kitchen, which arrived from Bath, where the vessel unloaded coal, is at Davis' dry dock. Some caulking has to be done to the vessel.

The steamyacht Rowena arrived at Swift's wharf this morning, from Detroit, on her way to Montreal. She is the first steamyacht of the season to come down this far. It will be some days before she can get down through the canal, but will go down as far as she can today.

Alfred Goodberry, Pembroke street, has left to take command of the steamer Minneapolis, of the Mutual Transit company. The following members of the crew have also left: John Graham, King street west; Bert Revelle, Cataraqui street; S. McDonald, Stella; John Mullin, Ordnance street.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 Apr 1908