The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 15 Oct 1913

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p.3 Gananoque, Oct. 15th - ...The steamer Alexandria was in port on Monday evening heavily laden with apples from the Prince Edward section for the eastern trade. The Gananoque-Clayton ferry launch Yennek will make her last trip of the season between these ports with the mail and passengers, on Thursday next....



A steamer used by the United States government in a survey of the lakes, arrived in port on Tuesday evening, and cleared across the lake again on Wednesday. Thomas Russell, of Detroit, Mich., an engineer of the war department, is in charge of the work on Lake Erie, Lake Ontario, and the St. Lawrence river, which has been done this year. The boat came here from Sackett's Harbor, N.Y.

The steamer Navajo was docked at the shipbuilding company's yards, Tuesday night, for minor repairs.

The steamers Arabian, Beaverton and Natironco passed down on Wednesday.

M.T. Co.'s elevator: steamer Advance passed down Wednesday morning with grain from Port Colborne for Montreal; steamer Rosemount, from Fort William, arrived this afternoon with grain; and barge Hamilton, from Port Colborne, grain-laden for Montreal; tug Bartlett from Montreal, two light barges, cleared with the barges Burmah and Ceylon to load grain at Port Colborne; tug Emerson from Montreal, three light barges, cleared for Montreal with two grain barges; steamer Noble from Duluth, is due to arrive on Friday to discharge 78,000 bushels of wheat.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 15 Oct 1913