The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 6 Nov 1908


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p.1 Latest News - The tug Gladstone and a large scow broke from their moorings near Lion's Head and were dashed to pieces on the rocks.

p.2

MARINE NEWS.

The steambarge John Randall cleared for canal points.

The steamer Business cleared for Oswego to load coal for Toronto.

The tug Hackett has cleared for Montreal with two grain laden barges from the cereal works.

Richardsons' elevator: The steamer Panther cleared for Chicago; the steamer City of New York, grain-laden, cleared for Montreal.

Swift's: steamer Waterlily down Thursday evening; steamer Haddington up Thursday from Montreal to Fort William, with package freight.

p.5

STRUCK SOUTH PIER.

Sault Ste. Marie, Ont., Nov. 6th - The steamer Wexford, down bound, and loaded with grain, struck the south pier on making the entrance to the Canadian canal, near the same place as the Lyman G. Smith did some time ago. She has a hole in her starboard side about a foot wide and six feet long above the water line. Temporary repairs are being made and the boat may get away today. Captain Sinclair, underwriters' representative, left Detroit last night for here. The Wexford is a new boat in the trade and is managed by J. Bassett, Collingwood. Part of her cargo is being lightered.


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Date of Publication:
6 Nov 1908
Local identifier:
KN.17562d
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 6 Nov 1908