The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 11 Aug 1910

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p.5 Yachting Events - at KingstonYacht Club.


The steamer Cardinal is at the government dry dock.

The steamer Missisquoi was up from Gananoque today.

The steamer America will have a moonlight excursion up from Gananoque tonight.

The steamer Conger Coal, Toronto, is at the government drydock, having her bottom caulked.

The steamer (sic) Marshall cleared from the penitentiary with a cargo of stone for Toronto.

The steamer Sherman arrived from Oswego with coal for the Kingston & Pembroke railway wharf.

The steamer Omana, discharged her cargo of corn at Richardsons' elevator and cleared for Oswego to load coal for Oswego. (sic)

The steamer America arrived from Iroquois with the Kingston excursionists at 11:30 o'clock, on Wednesday night. They nad a fine trip.

M.T. Co.'s elevator: tug Hall arrived from Montreal, three light barges, cleared for Montreal, two grain barges; tug Emerson from Montreal, three light barges.

Swift & Co.'s wharf: steamers Toronto and North King down and up; steamer Belleville down last night; steamer Dundurn up this morning; steamer Rideau King from Ottawa, last evening; cleared for Ottawa this morning.


Marine Notes.

The steamer Rolph arrived at Swift's wharf, with coal, from Ashtabula.

The steamer Jeska passed on her way from Smith's Falls to Oswego.

The steambarge Mary Louise arrived from Rideau canal ports, to load freight.

The schooner Ford River is loading feldspar for Charlotte at Richardsons' elevator.

Pith of the News - A wireless message to Chicago, from the steamer Christopher Columbus, says an excursion steamer is on fire in the lake, 12 miles from the harbor on the Milwaukee course. The Christopher Columbus has gone to the rescue. Fire tugs have been despatched from Chicago.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 11 Aug 1910