The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 23 Nov 1909

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

The coal steamer Isabel Reed is due from Oswego with coal today.

Navigation on the Rideau canal is about over for the season.

The steamer Dundurn passed up on Monday night, from Montreal to Toronto.

The steamer Dunellum, on her way from Fort William, with 118,000 bushels of grain for Montreal, is reported aground on the Niagara river. It was expected that she would be released today and proceed to Kingston.

Capt. Dan Kenny has concluded the purchase of the steamer Columbia at Gananoque and intends to instal a new boiler and make other important improvements to her during the winter months. She will run on the Rideau canal, and make regular trips between Kingston and Portland.

M.T. Co.: The steamer Rosedale arrived at 8:30 Tuesday morning from Fort William, with 72,000 bushels of wheat; the steamer Glenmount is due today from Fort William, with 95,000 bushels of wheat; tug Thomson cleared for Montreal, with two barges; the tug Bartlett and barge Hamilton are due tomorrow from Oswego with coal for Montreal.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 23 Nov 1909