The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 21 Aug 1913

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The steamer Hamiltonian cleared from Kingston, on Wednesday morning, to load cement at Belleville. Upon arrival at Belleville, the captain received orders to come back to Kingston again, to enter the dry dock of the Kingston Shipbuilding company, to undergo some repairs, and the vessel arrived back in port on Thursday morning.

The steamers Majestic and Rhodes passed up, and the steamers Calgary, Donnacona and Iroquois passed down.

The steamer Gordon passed down on her way to Montreal, grain laden from Fort William.

The steamer Simla is due to pass down, Thursday night, with grain from Port Colborne for Montreal.

The steamer Prince Rupert is due up, on Friday morning, with steel rails from Sydney, N.S., for Port Arthur.

Since Monday, August 18th, the steamers Kingston and Toronto have been clearing from here at 5:30 a.m. instead of 6 a.m.

The steamers Toronto and North King were down and up on Thursday.

The steamer Rideau King cleared for Ottawa on Thursday morning.

The steamer Majestic went west on Wednesday.

The steamer Sowards arrived from Charlotte with coal, and is discharging at Rockwood hospital.

The steamer Missisquoi made her regular trip to Kingston from Gananoque on Thursday.

M.T. Co.'s elevator: tug Emerson arrived with the barge Quebec, loaded with coal from Charlotte, and the barge Dunmore, coal laden, from Oswego, both cargoes for Montreal; tug Bartlett arrived with the barge Hamilton, grain laden from Port Colborne, and cleared for Montreal with two barges; steamer Turret Crown arrived from Duluth, with 78,000 bushels of rye; steamer Calgarian, from Fort William, is due to arrive tonight to discharge.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 21 Aug 1913