The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Oct 1908

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p.8 Ashore In the Fog - The steambarge Fred Mercur, loaded with coal from Oswego, went ashore near Cape Vincent Monday night in the fog. She belongs to the Hall Co. of Ogdensburg.

The steamer City of New York, light, was reported ashore near Halliday's Point, on her way to Kingston.


The schooner Cornelia cleared Tuesday morning for Sodus.

The schooners Jamieson and Bertha Kalkins cleared for Oswego.

The schooner Keewatin cleared for Montreal, with a cargo of canned goods. (sic)

The schooner Clara arrived from Gananoque, and will be laid up here for the winter.

The steamer Neebing arrived from Fort William with 95,000 bushels of wheat and oats, for the M.T. Co.

The tug Hackett and barges Katie II and Reid, cleared from the Cereal Works elevator, with grain, for Montreal.

Swift's: steamer Dundurn up Monday night; steamer Aletha from bay points; schooner Cornelia cleared for Oswego today.

The steamer Simla discharged her cargo of grain at Richardsons' elevator, and then cleared for Port Colborne, to load wheat for Montreal.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Oct 1908