The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 9 Jun 1908

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p.1 The schooner Ford River arrived from Erie with coal for the hosiery company.



Schooner Mary Ann Lydon cleared from Booth's for Oswego.

Steamer Alexandria was at Folger's last night on the down trip.

Steamer Parent passed down on her way to Montreal with grain.

Schooner Cornelius (sic - Cornelia ?) is at Richardsons' loading feldspar for Charlotte. Steamer Quebec and consort Burmah cleared today for Spanish River.

Steamer Fairmount, grain-laden, passed on way to Montreal.

Steambarge John Randall arrived from Washburn, on the way to Oswego, to load coal.

Steamer Prince Rupert, with wheat, is expected to arrive at Richardsons' tonight, from Fort William.

Steamer Glengarry arrived light from Oswego and will load grain at Richardsons's for Montreal.

Swift's: steamer Toronto down and up; steamer Aletha from bay points; steamer Belleville down today; schooner Keetwatin for Sodus; steamer Kingston down and up today.

Fitting Out Their Yacht - 2 students had drifted from Oswego to Amherst Island last November when their motorboat quit; fitting it out at Davis' dry dock.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 9 Jun 1908