The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Dec 1909

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3,000,000 BUSHELS LESS

During the season of navigation which will very soon close, the amount of grain received at the Kingston elevators from the west will be about about 3 million bushels less than the amount that came here from the west during 1908, when a record shipment of about 15,000,000 bushels was recorded....(more figures)



The tug Bronson arrived from Montreal with two light barges.

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

The steamer Bickerdike loaded grain at Fort Willliam for the M.T. Co.

The steamer Glengarry arrived light from Toronto and will be laid up.

The sloop Laura D. is loading a cargo of posts here for Cape Vincent.

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

The sloop Maggie L. cleared for Glenora with grain from Richardsons' elevator.

The steamer Keywest went into winter quarters at Crawford's wharf yesterday.

The steamer Arabian passed down last night, on her way to Montreal, with a cargo of flaxseed.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Dec 1909