The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Jun 1909

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p.1 Gananoque, June 8th - The steamer Frank Phelps and barge Parsons finished unloading yesterday, and cleared light for Oswego.



The government boat Speedy was in port today.

The schooner Keewatin is unloading coal at Swift's from Oswego.

The steamer Alexandria passed down Monday night, on her regular trip.

The schooner Suffel cleared for Oswego to load coal for R. Crawford.

The steamer Missisquoi made her regular trip up from Rockport today.

The steambarge Sowards arrived from Oswego, Monday night, with coal for R. Crawford.

The steamer Dunellum is tied up at the government dry dock for repairs. On her trip up she broke an air pump and was forced to put in here. The repairs will soon be made and he will continue on her trip to Belleville to load cement for Fort William.

M.T. Co.'s elevator: Tug Bartlett from Erie, with two coal barges; steamer Strathcona, from Fort William, with 80,000 bushels of wheat; steamer Dundee, due from Fort William today with grain; tug Bronson down with two coal barges and one grain barge.

p.5 Kathleen Won Yacht Trial - sailed by Henry Cunningham, beat Chiriya.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Jun 1909