The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Apr 1908

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p.1 Gananoque, April 27th - The schooner Clara pulled into Gananoque Creek, with coal, on Saturday, and the schooner Theodore Voges, similarly laden, tied up at Taylor & Green's wharf about the same time. This was the initial trip of each vessel to this port this season.



The sloop Maggie L. arrived from Glenora, light.

The steamer Kenirving has arrived at the penitentiary from Oswego with coal.

The schooners Tradewind and Acacia will clear for Oswego today.

M.T. Co.: steamer Bothnia cleared for Oswego to load coal; tug Emerson from Oswego, two coal barges, cleared for North Fairhaven and Big Sodus.

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

On April 28th the steamer Belleville will leave Toronto for Montreal, and on her return trip will leave Montreal May 1st.

The steamer Eccleweat, owned by George Hammond, was towed to the Kingston foundry, this morning, by the steamer Wolfe Islander. The steamyacht will undergo extensive repairs. Her engine will be compounded and her hull will be scraped and painted. The Eccleweat underwent a thorough repairing last spring, and when this work is completed she will be one of the best yachts on the river.

The steambarge Robert McDonald is at Swift's with coal from Oswego.


Marine News.

The steamer Ames will clear Thursday morning for Montreal, and will go on her run from Montreal to Fort William, carrying package freight.

The schooner Cornelia has arrived at Collins Bay, from Big Sodus, with coal.

The schooner Bertha Kalkins will clear, tomorrow, for Oswego.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Apr 1908