The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 20 Apr 1909

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p.3 Sailed From Port Arthur - Port Arthur, April 20th - The steamer Carlton has left for Kingston with a cargo of 68,000 bushels of wheat, but it is improbable that she will be able to get through St. Mary's River before next Saturday.

p.4 Gananoque, April 20th - ...The schooner Briton, which left here for Oswego on Wednesday, has arrived with her first cargo for the season, and is unloading at Britton's wharf.

p.7 L.Y.R.A. Regatta Dates - cruise and race dates confirmed for rendezvous.



The sloop Granger arrived this forenoon from bay ports with grain.

The tug Bartlett and barge Kildonan cleared for Fairhaven to load coal.

The steamer Stranger went to Gananoque yesterday and arrived back today.

One of the Montreal Transportation company's barges is on the dry dock for repairs.

The steambarge Navajo arrived from Oswego with a cargo of coal for Crawford's.

The steamer Aletha was at Swift's today on her regular trip from Picton and intermediate ports.

The steamer Prince Rupert is still at Garden Island. She will likely clear early Wednesday morning for Fort William.

The steamer Carleton (Carlton ?) loaded grain at Port Arthur and cleared for Kingston, being the first steamer to leave for the east this season.

The steamer Davidson loaded 82,000 bushels of corn at Chicago for Richardsons' elevator and is expected to reach here on April 25th.

The schooner Guido, owned by Captain Campbell, Port Huron, has been sold to Capt. George Atkinson, Toronto. She will be used in the Lake Ontario coal trade.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 20 Apr 1909