The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 9 May 1910


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p.2 Old Resident Passed Away - The death occurred on Sunday morning, at six o'clock, of Jeremiah Millan, a resident of this city for over fifty years at the age of eighty five years. Deceased was born in County Kerry, Ireland, and when he came out to Canada he settled in Kingston. Deceased worked with the late Capt. Gaskin's father, and assisted in the building of the customs house in this city. For many years he was a foreman with the Kingston and Montreal Forwarding company, under the late William Stewart and James Stewart, the present postmaster. Of recent years he lived a retired life.......

New Drydock Engineer.

William Geohegan, of this city, has been appointed engineer of the government dry-dock, succeeding James Gillie, who has been appointed chief engineer of the Thousand Island Steamboat company. Mr. Geohegan has been employed at the dry-dock since it was built, and latterly has held the position of fireman. He knows the working of the plant thoroughly.

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MARINE INTELLIGENCE.

The schooner Keewatin is loading coal at Oswego for Swift's.

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

The steamer City of Ottawa passed up Sunday from Montreal to Fort William.

The schooner Julia B. Merrill arrived at Anglin's with coal from Oswego.

The steamer Westmount and barge Ungava, grain laden from Fort William, are in the Welland canal, and are due at the M.T. Co.'s elevator on Tuesday. The steamer Doric, grain-laden from Fort William, is also on the way to the M.T. Co.'s elevator.

Daily Standard, May 9, 1910

p.3 Gananoque, May 8th - The str. Yennek towed the schooner Horace Taber out into the wide waterway when she cleared for Oswego to load coal.

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MARINE INTELLIGENCE.

The steamers Westmount, Doric, and barge Ungava are at the Welland canal and are due here tomorrow.

The Montreal Transportation Co. expects four light barges from Montreal today.

Swift & Co.'s: The steamer Dundurn arrived for the east; City of Ottawa and Belleville for the west; Rideau King cleared for Ottawa at 6 a.m. today; Nevada touched on her way to Montreal. Aletha down from Belleville this morning.


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Date of Publication:
9 May 1910
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KN.17811
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English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 9 May 1910