The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 20 Aug 1913

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The steamer Rosedale passed up on Wednesday morning.

The schooner Ford River cleared on Tuesday night for Charlotte to load coal for Kingston.

The steamer Phelps and barge (sic) Katie Eccles cleared for Charlotte.

M.T. Co.'s elevator: steamer Hamiltonian cleared for Belleville to load cement for Fort William; steamer Fordonian from Fort William is discharging grain; the steamer Turret Crown, grain laden, from Fort William, is due to arrive on Friday.

The steamer Advance passed up on Wednesday morning from Montreal on the way to Port Colborne to load grain.

The steamer Stormount passed down on Tuesday night.

The steamers Kingston and Caspian passed down the river on Wednesday morning and cleared up the lake and bay again in the afternoon.

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

The steamer Belleville passed down on Wednesday morning.

The steamer Olcott was in port from Oswego on Wednesday afternoon

The steamer Rosedale cleared up the lakes on Wednesday morning.

The steamer Toiler passed down on Wednesday morning.

p.6 Bickerdike Floated - Alpena, Mich., Aug. 20th - The steamer Bickerdike from Montreal, ashore on Middle Island since Saturday night, was released by her own efforts and two tugs, after some of her package cargo had been lightered. After being released she was reloaded and proceeded to Fort William, damaged but little.

p.7 Incidents of the Day - The steamer Nevada passed up on Wednesday afternoon.

The government steamer Lady Grey was in port on Wednesday and continued up the lake.

The steamer Olcott on Monday brought over a record number from Oswego, the passenger list reaching nearly one hundred.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 20 Aug 1913