The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 6 Aug 1913

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The steamer Beattie is on the way here from Chicago, with corn, and will discharge at Richardson's elevator.

The schooner Ford River cleared Wednesday morning, loaded with feldspar for Charlotte.

The tug Florence and barge Gladys H. are at Richardson's elevator taking on a cargo of grain.

The schooner Julia B. Merrill arrived from Charlotte with coal, and is discharging at Crawford's wharf.

The steamer Phelps cleared for Belleville to pick up the barge Parsons, and will clear for Charlotte.

M.T. Co.'s elevator: steamer Kinmount, after discharging her cargo of grain, cleared for Port Colborne to load grain for Kingston; tug Bartlett due to arrive tonight with the barges Selkirk and Hamilton, grain laden, from Port Colborne on the way to Montreal; steamer Advance due to arrive today, light, from Montreal, on her way to Port Colborne; tug Emerson due to arrive tonight from Montreal with two light barges.

The steamer Prince Rupert is due down Wednesday night with oats for Montreal from Fort William. Before returning she will proceed to Sydney, N.S., and load rails for Port Arthur.

The tug Johnson is to bring another of Fallon Brothers' scows here from below Prescott for the work on the new causeway.

The steamers Kingston and Caspian were down and up on Wednesday.

The steamer Rideau Queen cleared for Ottawa on Wednesday morning; the steamer Rideau King is due down from the capital on Wednesday evening.

The steamer Belleville passed down on Wednesday morning.

p.6 picture of yacht Verona which sank off Toronto, formerly owned by Dr. D.A. Black, of Kingston, (facing to left, sail up, water calm, towing dingy, 2 men in front of mast)

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 6 Aug 1913