The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 May 1908

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p.1 Launch Run Down - Captain Hansen, of barge Buckeye State, and a young man left with a pilot in a gasoline launch for the tug Peter Smith of Toronto; near Four-Mile Point, after transferring Hansen and pilot, the launch was accidentally run into by tug and cut in half; young man clung to wreckage until picked up.



Schooner Mary Ann Lydon cleared for Oswego.

Swift's: steamers Rideau King from Ottawa; Aletha from bay points; Belleville up; North King for Rochester.

M.T. Co.: steamer Davidson cleared for Oswego; steamer Omaha cleared for Oswego to load coal for Milwaukee; tug Bronson from Montreal, with three barges; tug Emerson up with three barges.

Richardsons': steamer Glengarry arrived from Oswego, and is loading wheat for Montreal; steambarge Robert McDonald arrived from Oswego with coal; steamer Simla cleared for Fort William; schooner Kitchen cleared for Oswego to load coal for Morrisburg; steamer City of New York cleared for Montreal with 16,000 bushels of wheat.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 May 1908