The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 13 Jul 1910

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p.2 Yacht Race Programme - race times for the George Cup, and the Lake Yacht Racing Association.

p.3 Gananoque, July 13th - ...The coal schooner Horace Taber cleared light for Oswego, yesterday...


New Steamer Quinte Queen,

Capacity 350 passengers.

Open for Charters for Excursions on St. Lawrence River and Bay of Quinte.

For terms and information communicate with

R. Crawford, Kingston; or C.F. Allison, Picton.



The steamer Arabian passed up, and the steamer Arabian passed down (sic).

The steamer Pickands arrived from Erie with coal for the locomotive works.

The government boat Lambton was at the government dry dock on Tuesday.

The rough weather of last night prevented the schooner Bertha Kalkins from clearing across the lake. She got away this morning.

The steamer Keyport reached Oswego with decks piled high with pulpwood and never lost a stick. It was the largest cargo ever brought into that port, it is said.

Swift & Co.'s wharf: steamer Caspian down; steamer Kingston down; steamer Rideau Queen cleared for Ottawa this morning; steamer Rideau King from Ottawa this evening.

M.T. Co.'s elevator: The tug Emerson arrived from Montreal with three light barges, and cleared for Montreal with two grain barges; the tug Bartlett cleared for Conneaut with two barges to load coal.

p.8 No Entry Yet Made - of dark horse in George Cup yacht race - Kingston's veteran yachtsman, Henry Cunningham, will again sail the Kathleen, which he steered to victory last July against the Crescent, of Watertown, and the Whirl, of Toronto.

The steambarge J.A. McKee, which went ashore at Grecian Shoal, Lake Erie, was released after lightering a portion of her cargo and proceeded on her course up the lakes.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 13 Jul 1910