The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 20 Oct 1909

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The steamer Pellatt passed down.

The schooner Mary Ann Lydon cleared for Oswego today.

The steamer Roberval passed on her way from Belleville to Montreal with cement.

The steamer Simla arrived at Garden Island from Montreal, on her way to Port Colborne.

Swift's: steamer Dundurn down today, from Hamilton to Montreal; steamer Aletha from bay points.

M.T. Co.: steamer Iroquois, from Fort William, discharged 100,000 bushels of wheat, and cleared for Fort William; schooner St. Louis from Pickering Harbor, with 20,000 bushels of barley; tug Bronson cleared for Montreal with two barges.

p.5 Island Queen Ownership - It is now reported that the steamer Island Queen, whose hulk lies in Portsmouth bay, and which the Portsmouth council desires removed, still belongs to the R. & O. Navigation Co., which sold it to Capt. T.J. Craig, who did not receive the transfer papers, as the boat was not to be deeded to him till fully paid for. It is thought that the above named company still owns the vessel and that the Portsmouth council should communicate with it.

Is In The Same Box - Georgian Bay Canal Proposition and Welland Canal requirements - immediate action not likely in either case.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 20 Oct 1909