The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 Jul 1909

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p.2 Innovation In Trips - An innovation in excursion trips is being offered by the Thousand Island Steamboat company for islanders on Monday next. On that date the excursion steamer America will go down the river as far as Iroquois, eighteen miles below Ogdensburg, shooting the Rapids du Plat and the Galops. Return will be made by way of the canals.



The schooner Acacia, from Oswego, is in port with coal for Booth's.

The steamer Sowards, from Oswego, is unloading coal at Crawford's.

The steamer Canadian loaded grain at Fort William for Richardsons' elevator.

The schooner Maize arrived from Charlotte with coal for the penitentiary.

The steambarge John Randall arrived on her way from Smith's Falls to Oswego for coal.

The steamer Dunellum passed down, yesterday, grain-laden, from Fort William to Montreal.

The steamers Acadian and Ames passed up on their way to Belleville, to load cement for Fort William.

The new steamer Mapleton for the Matthews company, Toronto, passed up yesterday, on her way to Fort William.

R.W. Travers, manager of the Bank of Montreal at Cobourg, has settled with the insurance companies regarding the damage to his gasoline yacht by fire in the government dry dock. Mr. Travers has awarded the contract for rebuilding the Caprice to the Kingston Boat company, and the damaged yacht will be hauled out at once and the work of reconstruction begun.

The Annual Regatta - at Picton - results.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 Jul 1909