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Year:  1875 
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Daily Globe (Toronto, ON), Tuesday, November 30, 1875 
TextNewspapers  Daily Globe (Toronto, ON), Tuesday, November 30, 1875,   DISASTERS TO SHIPPING AND LOSS OF LIFE Kingston, Nov. 29. -- The steam barge IVANHOE is ashore at Oak Point, a short distance down the river. A large schooner, name unknown, is reported ashore on Carlton Island. The gale has abated. Freezing hard tonight. ...
Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 27 Sep, 1875 
TextNewspapers  Detroit Tribune (Detroit, MI), 27 Sep, 1875,   In my opinion this is a very fair assessment of the towbarge situation. Dozens of wooden vessels wrecked during the last half of the nineteenth century were reported to have been in appalling condition when examined. The 20-year-old SOPHIA SMITH (US#22271), ashore on Pte Aux Barques since Sep 9, ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 14, 1875 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 14, 1875,   ..., Cleveland, light. In Harbour - schrs. Hoboken, Trinidad, Mary Grover, M.C. Cameron, Jane Ralston, M. Williams, Clayton Belle. At Elevator - schr. Pulaski. Wind north west light. ]NOTES[1875 KINGSTON DAILY NEWS (available on microfilm at Queen's University - Stauffer Library, and Kingston Public...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 15, 1875 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 15, 1875,   p.2 MARINE NOTES Jones & Miller - Barges Beauport, 21,600 bush. wheat and peas; Frontenac, 20,000 bush. wheat. St. Lawrence & Chicago Forwarding Co. - schr. America, Milwaukee, 18,000 bush. wheat. Left - Barges Winona, 15,000 bush. wheat; M.A. Grant, 10,100 bush. wheat; ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 16, 1875 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 16, 1875,   p.3 MARINE NOTES Holcomb & Stewart's Wharf - Arrived - Mary, from Port Stanley, 14,717 bush. peas; Lily Hamilton, do., 18,000 peas and wheat; tug Wren, Montreal, with barges Robin, 1,279 steel rails; Hawk, 918 steel rails; Swan, 1,162 do., 731 hop poles; Lark, 1,549 rails; Odessa, ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 18, 1875 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 18, 1875,   p.3 MARINE NOTES The harbour is dull, and very little business is doing. The season seems to be drawing to a close, and not much more grain can be expected. Montreal Transportation Co. - Arrived - schr. Mystic Star, from Chicago, with 17,083 bush. wheat. J. Swift's Wharf - The only ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 19, 1875 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 19, 1875,   ... - The Lighthouse Board gives notice that on and after Oct. 15th, 1875, a light will be shown from the lighthouse recently erected near the outer end of the south pier at Manistee, Michigan, and the light heretofore shown from the keeper's dwelling will be discontinued. The light will be fixed red...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 20, 1875 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 20, 1875,   ...,000 bush. wheat. The Marquis of Lorne arrived from Portsmouth, with a cargo of wheat. J. Swift's Wharf - Arrived - props. Calabria and Georgian, from Montreal; Kincardine from Oswego. Harbour of Refuge, Lake Huron - On and after October 25th, 1875, a light will be shown from the light house recently...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 21, 1875 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 21, 1875,   p.3 Marine Notes Montreal Transportation Co. - schr. Westside, Chicago, 17,692 bush. wheat; Watertown, Chicago, 17,400 bush. wheat; Wood Duck, Pt. Dalhousie, 4,482 bush. wheat; M.A. Muir, Chicago, 18,659 bush. wheat; A.L. Andrews, Chicago, 17,600 bush. wheat; C. Walker, 18,850 bush. corn; Wave...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 22, 1875 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 22, 1875,   p.2 Marine News J. Swift's Wharf - Arrived - propellor Celtic, from Hamilton; strs. Algerian, from Hamilton; Cuba, from Montreal; Canada, from Montreal, City of Kingston, from Ottawa; schr. E.G. Benedict, from Oswego, 250 tons of blacksmith coal. The harbour is not very busy, there being no ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 23, 1875 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 23, 1875,   p.2 Marine Notes Jones & Millar - prop. City of St. Catharines lighted 3,500 bush. wheat; schr. R. Morewood, Detroit, 17,600 bush. wheat; left, barge Odessa, 13,000 bush. wheat, 30,000 feet timber; barge Princess, 21,000 bush. wheat. St. Lawrence and Chicago Co. - left per tug Jessie Hall - ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 25, 1875 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 25, 1875,   p.2 Marine News The harbour this morning was very dull, there being no arrivals to report. Montreal Transportation Co. - Cleared per tug Bronson, Cleveland, 17,600 bush. wheat; Energy, 11,380 bush. wheat; Toledo, 20,983 bush. wheat; Advance, 12,800 bush. wheat; Consort, 9,339 bush. wheat; ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 26, 1875 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 26, 1875,   p.3 Marine Notes The harbour this morning is very dull, there being no arrivals this morning to report. The arrivals to Holcomb & Stewart were on Monday. J. Swift's wharf - Arrived - strs. Corsican from Hamilton; barge Hawk loading peas for Messrs. Sills, for Montreal. Holcomb & ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 27, 1875 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 27, 1875,   p.2 Marine Notes There is very little doing in the harbour, the arrivals being very small. Montreal Transportation Co. - Arrived - schr. Laura, Milwaukee, with 19,750 bush. wheat; the tug Glide, with barges Glengarry, Lancaster, McCarthy, Detroit, Ark and Minnie, and schr. Ariel. J. Swift's...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 29, 1875 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 29, 1875,   p.3 The propeller Phil Sheridan went ashore on Monday morning in a snow storm at Sand Point, Lake Superior. Marine Notes Montreal Transportation Co. - Arrived - tug Glide left with barges Detroit, 19,400 bush. wheat; Hawk, 11,800 bush. wheat and peas; schr. Richardson, for Prescott. J. Swift's...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 30, 1875 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 30, 1875,   p.2 A Gale - The storm drum was ordered up about five o'clock last night, and a gale began to blow shortly after that hour. This morning it was blowing tremendously from the south. The water was rushing over the docks, the ferry wharf being wet all over. At Stewart's which is the most exposed,...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Nov. 1, 1875 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Nov. 1, 1875,   p.2 Ashore - The steamer Corsican left the harbour yesterday on her trip up the lake, but such was the state of the sea that she had to run into South Bay for shelter. On attempting to get out this morning about 4 o'clock she ran aground on South Bay Point where she now lies with six feet of...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Nov. 2, 1875 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Nov. 2, 1875,   p.2 Vessels Aground - Some four or five schooners went aground in the vicinity of Mill Point during the blow on Saturday night. One of them, said to be the David Andrews, was high and dry. The tugs Summer and Sherwood have gone to their assistance. [Intelligencer] The Tug Wren - A rumour was in...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Nov. 3, 1875 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Nov. 3, 1875,   p.2 The Corsican - There is no change to report in the position of the Corsican today so far. The steamer Magnet went with barges up to South Bay this morning to assist in unloading, but up to four o'clock they had not returned. The Hiram A. Calvin is still working at the steamer with the pumps....
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Nov. 4, 1875 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Nov. 4, 1875,   p.2 The Graving Dock - As soon as the ice is sufficiently solid work will be resumed on the graving dock, and Mr. Power expects to have it ready for use next summer. It will be a great benefit to vessels, which hitherto had to go to St. Catharines and other places for repairs. Ashore - The ...
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