The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Aug 1908

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p.1 Incidents of the Day - The steamer Argyle is being fitted out at the dry dock.

The steambarge John Randall cleared, light, at three o'clock this afternoon, for Oswego.



The steamer Alexandria was at Folger's wharf, Friday night, on her up trip.

The yacht Louise, from down among the islands, was in the harbor today.

At M.T. company's wharf: The tug Bartlett arrived from Montreal with two barges, and will clear for Fairport, Lake Erie, with barges Melrose and Selkirk, and load coal for Montreal; the steamer Acacian arrived from Fort William with 75,000 bushels of wheat, and will clear for the upper lakes; the steamer Turret Cape from Fort William with grain, is due on Sunday night.

Destroyed by Fire - gasoline boat ablaze in harbor, built by Knapps Boat House.

Unwarranted Outrage - boat house torn down by employees of K. & P. R.R., who lease land to M.T. Co.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Aug 1908