The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 Jun 1909

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p.1 Cannot Come In - No More Warships On the Great Lakes - Washington tells navy department.



The barge Davie is loading grain at Richardson's for Montreal.

The schooner Maize is at the penitentiary with coal from Charlotte.

The steamer Chieftain III was loading withs for Garden Island today.

The schooner Maggie L. arrived from Belleville with cement for Anglin's.

The schooner Ford River arrived from Charlotte with coal for the hosiery mill.

The schooner Mary Ann Lydon cleared for Oswego to load coal for R. Crawford.

Swift's: steamer Aletha from bay points; schooner Keewatin from Oswego with coal.

The steamer Prince Rupert arrived at Deseronto Tuesday from Marquette with iron ore.

The steamer St. Lawrence will leave tomorrow for Clayton, N.Y., to go on her regular trips for the summer.

The steamer Mary Louise, from Rideau canal points, discharged a cargo of wood at Portsmouth for Crawford's.

A gas buoy has been placed on Myles Shoal for experiment. It is painted red and white and has a fixed red light. The gas buoy on the penitentiary shoal is painted white and is situated latitude north 44 degrees 12 minutes, 18 seconds, longitude 76 degrees, 30 minutes and 38 seconds.

M.T. Co.'s elevator: The steamer Kinmount and barge Ungava, Fort William, 90,000 bushels of wheat each; steamer Kinmount will clear for Buffalo to load coal for Fort William; tug Bartlett from Fairhaven, one coal barge, cleared for Montreal with three grain barges and one coal barge.




In connection with the New York Central and Hudson River R.R. Co.

Leave Kingston daily, except Sunday, 5:00 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Leave Kingston Sunday 7:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. making direct connections at Cape Vincent in and from all points in New York State. Through sleeper Cape Vincent to New York.

Week end round trip rate, Kingston to Watertown, good going Saturday or Sunday, returning Monday $1.65.

For excursions to Brockville and Ogdensburg and the Thousand Islands, see local advertisements.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 Jun 1909