The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 2 Sep 1908

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The schooner Mary Ann Lydon cleared for Sodus.

The schooner Cornelia cleared this morning for Oswego.

The schooner H.M. Ballou cleared this morning for Deseronto.

The steamer India is undergoing repairs at the government dry-dock.

The steamer Kenirving cleared for Oswego to load coal for Smith's Falls.

The schooner Ford River will clear tonight for Charlotte, with a cargo of feldspar.

The steamer Prince Rupert has arrived at Deseronto from Lake Superior ports, with iron ore.

The schooner Jamieson cleared today for Fairhaven, and will load coal for the M.T. company.

The steambarge Navajo has unloaded a cargo of general freight from Montreal, and is now awaiting orders.

Swift's: steamer Caspian down and up today; steamer Dundurn down today; steamer Aletha from bay points.

The steamer New Island Wanderer will continue on her present route among the islands for about two weeks longer. She is doing good business.

M.T. Co.'s wharf: The steamer Rosemount cleared for Oswego and will load coal there for Fort William; the tug Bartlett cleared for Oswego with barges Ungava and Winnipeg. The Winnipeg will load for the M.T. company and the Ungava will clear for Fort William; the tug Emerson arrived light from Cape Vincent and cleared for Fairhaven with barge Hector.

p.5 The steambarge John Randall arrived this afternoon from Washburn with a cargo of bricks.

Fell and Cut His Face - John Morgan, deck hand on the Montreal Transportation company's steamer Rosemount, was putting down the hatches.

Pith of the News - While the survey is not complete on the Canadian steamer Neepawah, which struck on Otter Head, Lake Superior, during a fog last week, her bottom is much damaged. She is likely to be in Detroit dry dock three weeks, and will have a repair bill of $25,000.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 2 Sep 1908