The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 9 Nov 1908

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Nov. 10, 1908



The schooner Ford River cleared, Tuesday morning, for Oswego.

The schooner Jamieson, from Oswego, is unloading coal at Anglin's.

The schooner Bertha Kalkins arrived from Oswego with coal for Sowards.

The steamer Rosedale passed on her way from Montreal, west, yesterday.

The steamer Regina passed Sunday, on her way to Montreal.

The steambarge Mary Louise, loaded a general cargo here, for Rideau canal ports.

The schooner Winnie Wing, from Oswego, is unloading coal at Allinson's, Wolfe Island.

Swift's: steamer Aletha from bay points; schooner Cornelia, from Oswego, with coal; steamer Belleville up Saturday; steamer Pellatt up on Monday.

Richardsons' elevator: steamer Lloyd Porter loaded 22,000 bushels of wheat for Montreal; sloop Maggie L. loaded wheat for Glenora; steambarge John Randall loaded wheat for Rideau canal ports.

M.T. Co.'s elevator: The steamer Morley arrived from Duluth with 63,000 bushels of wheat; the steamer Neebing, from Fort William, with 67,000 bushels of wheat; steamer Neepawah, from Fort William, lightered cargo of 12,000 bushels of wheat, and cleared for Montreal; steamer John Duncan, from Duluth, with 47,000 bushels of wheat; the tug Mary P. Hall cleared for Montreal, three light barges; tugs Emerson and Thomson cleared for Montreal with three grain barges each.

Tug Hackett Ashore.

The tug Hackett went ashore on Monday morning at Weaver's Point, near Aultsville, while on her way to Kingston, with two light barges. She followed the point too closely, with the result that she went on. The tug Florence worked at her but was unsuccessful and last night the tug Frontenac, of the Calvin company, was sent to the scene.

News of the World - The steamer Rosemount, down-bound and grain laden, stranded while making the entrance to the new channel at West Neebish. Tugs were unable to release her. The work of lighterning has commenced.

At Folger's Wharf - steamer Reliance up Sunday; steambarge Waterlily up Monday; steamer Alexandria up Saturday night.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 9 Nov 1908