The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Aug 1909

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The steam barge John Randall cleared for Oswego.

The schooner Major Ferry cleared last night for Oswego.

The steamer Key West and Acadian passed up yesterday.

The steamer Sowards arrived at Bath, from Oswego, with a cargo of coal.

Swift's: steamer Caspian, down and up today; steamer Dundurn down tonight.

The steambarge Westport passed on her way to Rideau canal ports with cement.

The steamer McCormick, undergoing repairs at Davis' dry dock, cleared for Oswego.

Capt. Fitzgerald, of Ogdensburg, marine inspector, was here on business today.

The steamer Castanet came up the river to enter Davis' dry dock, for some repairs.

The steamer Stranger will bring an excursion from Gananoque to Kingston on Saturday evening.

The steamer Havana discharged a cargo of coal at the Locomotive Works, and cleared for Erie.

The steamer America cleared at 8 a.m., with 345 passengers, for Ogdensburg, on the regular weekly excursion.

The schooner Britton, tied up at Garden Island, to take on a new mast, cleared for Oswego, and will load coal for Gananoque.

M.T. Co.: The steamer Windsor passed down, Friday morning, from Fort William, with grain for Montreal; tug Thomson down, two barges; tug Bartlett cleared with two barges for Ha Ha Bay.

p.5 Pith of the News - It is probable that the bids for the raising of the sunken S.S. Collingwood will be all in today. The hole is reported to be about thirty feet long.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Aug 1909