The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 10 May 1911

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p.1 Struck Wall of Canal - str. Donnacona in Welland Canal.

The Merger - Will Give R. & O. Co. 55 Vessels -



The schooner St. Louis cleared for Oswego.

The steamer Turret Chief will clear for Belleville, to load cement for Fort William.

The steamer Haddington passed down on her way to Montreal Tuesday night.

Some repairs are being made to the Thousand Island Steamboat company's wharf.

The steamer Mississiquoi was up from Gananoque Tuesday, and while here was inspected.

The steamer Ralph T. Holcomb is in the Kingston dry dock having some repairs made to her hull.

The steamer Renvoile (Renvoyle ?) passed down yesterday, on her way from Port Colborne to Montreal, with grain.

The steamer Algonquin from Fort William, discharged 87,000 bushels of barley at the M.T. Co.'s elevator.

The steamer Buena Vista passed through yesterday, on her way from Belleville to Seeley's Bay with a load of cement.

The steamer Turret Chief arrived from Fort William with a full cargo of wheat and oats, and will discharge at Richardson's elevator.

The steamer John Sharples has had sufficient repairs made to her hull to go over to Garden Island, where she will lay until the underwriters decide what to do with her.

The steamer Prince Rupert is due to arrive from Fort William during the day, with grain for Richardson's elevator. She has in tow a barge loaded with lumber for the Calvin company.

The steamer Glenmount, of the M.T. Co.'s fleet, which ran ashore at the Crossover Light last week, is at the Kingston drydock waiting till the Holcomb gets out to go in and find what damage has been done.

The steamer St. Lawrence was towed from Cataraqui Bridge to the Thousand Island Co.'s wharf yesterday, by the steamer America, and will be given her annual coat of paint. The St. Lawrence will go on her route down among the islands in a month's time.

At Swift's wharf: The schooner Bertha Calkins has arrived from Oswego with a cargo of coal. The schooner Andrews has been discharging coal, and will clear today to load feldspar at Richardson's wharf. The schooner Cornelia is in with a cargo of coal from Oswego. The Rideau King will be in from Ottawa tonight. The steamer Brockville was down from bay ports yesterday.

p.8 Shipbuilding Directors Met - of Kingston Shipbuilding Co. at offices on Ontario St.

The steamer Jesca, loaded with coal from Oswego, passed on her way to Smith's Falls.

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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 10 May 1911