The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), 16 Jul 1885

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p.1 Floating Facts - The schrs. White Oak and Annandale have gone to Charlotte to load coal.

-The sloop Lorraine took a load of lumber to Wolfe Island last evening.

-The schrs. Folger and Annie M. Foster are loading lumber at Rathbun's for Oswego.

-The prop. Acacia lightened for the M.T. Company this morning and proceeded to Montreal.

-The steambarge Nile arrived from Deseronto this morning with wood for Rathbun & Co.

-The tug Swan arrived from Ottawa last night with six lumber laden barges. They will be taken to Oswego.

-The schr. Eliza White cleared this morning for Oswego with 125,000 feet of lumber for E.W. Rathbun.

-The tug Bronson brought two barges, partly laden with blacksmiths' coal, from Montreal this morning.

-The steambarge Nile with barges Bedford and Iris has gone to Ottawa to load lumber for Rathbun company.

-The steamer Algerian, Toronto; prop. Lake Ontario, Montreal; and prop. California, Montreal, called at Swift's.

-The steamer Rideau Belle left Swift's this morning for Westport. She had a large list of passengers and a heavy load of freight.

-The schr. McLelland, of Dexter, a few days ago was seized by the revenue cutter Bibb, while carrying a foreign cargo without having on board the necessary manifest of her cargo. She was handed over to Collector Warren, of Cape Vincent, who received instructions from Washington to release the vessel on the payment of a fine.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily News (Kingston, ON), 16 Jul 1885