The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 4 Oct 1909

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p.1 Gananoque, Oct. 4th - The big three-master, St. Louis, which made her initial trip to this port last week, with 600 tons of coal and had to land part of her cargo before entering Gananoque river, on account of the lowness of the water, finished unloading Saturday and cleared light for Oswego. The coal schooner Briton from Oswego is unloading at the Scranton Coal company sheds.



The steamers Key West and Arabian passed down today.

The schooner Bertha Kalkins is laid up at the Grove Inn.

The steamer Rideau Queen left for Ottawa this morning.

The steambarge Ida E. is laid up at the long pier at Portsmouth.

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

The steamer Kenora passed up Sunday from Montreal for Fort William.

The steamer Aletha made her regular trip from bay points today.

The steamer Dundurn was at Swift's Sunday on her way to Montreal from Hamilton.

The steamer Stormount is at Sydney, loading rails for Fort William. She will clear from there on Wednesday.

Chief Steward Arthur Sparham is engaged putting the steamers of the Thousand Island Steamship company in shape for the winter.

The steamer Westmount and barge Ungava loaded grain at Fort William, and are on the way to the Montreal Transportation company.

M.T. Co.: steamer Rosedale from Fort William, lightered 12,000 bushels of grain and cleared for Montreal; tug Emerson arrived from Oswego, light, and cleared for Montreal with two grain barges; the steamer Glenmount is on her way from Fort William with grain, and will clear for Sydney to load rails, on her last trip of the season.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 4 Oct 1909