The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Aug 1910

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The steamer Plummer passed down Saturday morning.

The schooner Major Ferry will clear for Oswego Saturday night.

The steamer Alexandria was at Folger's wharf, Friday night, from Quebec and Montreal.

The steamer Sowards and schooner Merrill, held in port by the storm, cleared for Charlotte, Friday night.

The schooner Bertha Kalkins is at Richardsons' wharf, loading feldspar for Charlotte. Six carloads of feldspar came in from the mines on Saturday morning.

Swift's wharf: steamers Toronto and North King down and up today; steamer Rideau King up from Ottawa tonight; steamer Belleville up tonight; yacht Aphia in from Montreal.

M.T. Co.'s elevator: Word was received that the steamer Kinmount, loaded with wheat from Duluth, would arrive Saturday night; after discharging the vessel would clear for Lake Erie to load coal; tug Emerson will arrive Saturday night from Lake Erie with two coal barges; tug Thomson will arrive, Saturday night, from Cobourg, with a dredge and scows.

p.8 Pith of the News - The large barge Sophia Minch, while in tow, cut loose from the tug Sanford, during the heavy storm of the night before last, is still anchored about five miles from Cape Rich.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Aug 1910