The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 May 1908

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p.1 Hard On Gananoque - May 28th - difficult for steamers to land there; steamer Belleville has been compelled to discontinue calls...; The coal schooner Clara arrived yesterday with a cargo for Taylor & Green.



Swift's: schooner Briton from Oswego with coal; steambarge Minnie with coal; steamer Aletha from bay points.

Crawford's: schooner Mary Ann Lydon arrived with coal from Oswego; schooner Acacia cleared for Oswego.

Quite a number of the crew of the steamer Rapids King went down on the steamer Belleville on Wednesday.

The sloops Laura D. and Granger are at the Canadian Locomotive company, with coal.

Richardsons': steambarge Robert McDonald cleared with feldspar for Sodus; steamer Neepawah from Fort William, with oats, will lighter and go on to Montreal; steamer Simla will arrive from Fort William tomorrow with 50,000 bushels of wheat; steambarge Navajo cleared for Montreal with wheat; steamer City of New York cleared for Montreal with wheat; sloop Maggie L. cleared for Belleville to load cement for John Lemmon & Sons, Kingston.

M.T. Co.: steamer Algonquin from Fort William, 70,000 bushels of wheat; steamer Winona from Fort William, 102,000 bushels of wheat; steamer A.D. Davidson, from Duluth, 78,000 bushels of wheat; steamer Omaha, from Duluth, 47,000 bushels of wheat; steamer Rosemount, 84,000 bushels of wheat, with barge Hamilton, 65,000 bushels of wheat; tug Emerson cleared for Montreal with three barges; steamer Westmount cleared for Duluth.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 May 1908