The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 23 Jul 1908

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The new car ferry Ontario No. 1 cleared this morning for Cobourg.

The schooner Jamieson cleared for Charlotte this morning with feldspar.

The steamer Ames picked up her pilot at Swift's today, on her down trip from Fort William to Montreal with grain.

The steamer Wahcondah coaled at Swift's today, on her way from Montreal to Oswego to load coal for Hamilton.

Swift's: steamer Aletha, from bay points; steamer North King, down and up today; steamer Rideau King for Clayton Wednesday night.

The wrecking tug Reid and consort, from Duluth, touched at the dry dock today, on her way to the Atlantic coast, on wrecking business.

M.T. Co.: steamer Rosedale cleared today for Oswego; steamer Arcadian from Duluth, grain; tug Bartlett, from Montreal, with two light barges, and cleared with two grain laden ones; tug Emerson for Montreal with two grain barges.

p.4 Gananoque, July 23rd - ....The coal schooner Briton arrived last evening with a cargo for the Scranton Coal company....The steambarge John Randall, from the Rideau, steamed into Gananoque river, last evening, and is taking on a cargo at McBroom's warerooms, Stone street.

Incidents of the Day - Fog so delayed the steamer Caspian yesterday, that she did not reach here until 4:30 p.m., and did not go down the river. Some eighteen of her passengers stayed all night in the city and took the river trip, this forenoon, on the steamer North King.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 23 Jul 1908