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Year:  1881 
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Cleveland Herald (Cleveland, OH), Friday, November 18, 1881 
TextNewspapers  Cleveland Herald (Cleveland, OH), Friday, November 18, 1881,   The schooner MARQUIS is reported ashore at Devil's Nose , near the head of Lake Ontario , on the American shore. ...
Cleveland Herald (Cleveland, OH), Friday, August 5, 1881 
TextNewspapers  Cleveland Herald (Cleveland, OH), Friday, August 5, 1881,   The history of the tug LADY FRANKLIN is given by a Kingston exchange: The tug LADY FRANKLIN is being torn to pieces and the engine taken out for transference to the tug now building. The old boiler will not be used. The FRANKLIN was built in Cleveland in 1861 by Quayle & Martin. For some ...
Detroit Post and Tribune (Detroit, MI), July 20, 1881 
TextNewspapers  Detroit Post and Tribune (Detroit, MI), July 20, 1881,   THE NEW ERA In the year 1874, the tug New Era of Buffalo, at that time two years old, struck an obstruction in Rondeau Bay and sunk. About three weeks ago she was purchased by Capt. Frank Parker, of this city, who at once commenced the work of raising her, which he succeeded in doing a few days...
Weekly British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 6, 1881 
TextNewspapers  Weekly British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 6, 1881,   ... 1881 BRITISH WHIG (available on microfilm at Queen's University - Stauffer Library, and Kingston-Frontenac Public Library) (Daily British Whig for Jan. 1-13, 1881 is missing on microfilm.) Weekly British Whig, Jan. 6, 1881 p.1 Planking Steamers - The idea of planking iron steamers to prevent ......
Weekly British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 13, 1881 
TextNewspapers  Weekly British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 13, 1881,   p.1 Town And Country - Marine - Calvin's ship Garden Island being overhauled and re-coppered in Belfast, Ireland. p.2 Town And Country - Barges Chartered - Collinsby Rafting Co. has chartered two barges from K. & M. Forwarding Co. to carry timber. Brothers Disputing - Edward Farrell, mate of ...
Weekly British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 20, 1881 
TextNewspapers  Weekly British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 20, 1881,   p.2 Town And Country - Schooners For Sale - due to enlargement of Welland Canal - Undine, Edward Blake and Lady Dufferin. ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 14, 1881 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 14, 1881,   .... Jan. 15, 1881 nil Jan. 17, 1881 missing ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 18, 1881 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 18, 1881,   p.3 New Craft - new steam barge may be purchased for iron ore trade. Detroit River Navigation - Jno. Waddell of Kingston was awarded contract by Dominion Gov't for improvement of Bois Blanc Island breakwater and pier on Detroit River near Lake Erie. ...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 19, 1881 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 19, 1881,   p.3 Vessel Bought - A.F. Barker of Clayton, N.Y., bought from Oswego man the schr. Belle Mitchell for $15,000. ...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 20, 1881 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 20, 1881,   ... % in value every year. Change of Captaincy - Capt. Donnelly will transfer himself from the captaincy of the schr. Prussia to that of the schr. Grantham, recently purchased by Messrs. John Donnelly and I.H. Breck. Capt. O'Brien will assume command of the schr. Prussia. Jan. 21, 1881 nil ...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 22, 1881 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 22, 1881,   p.3 Wind Wafts - the ribs for lengthening of steam barge Saxon at Picton are now set up. Propeller Purchase - Messrs. Folger & Copley (of Chaumont) have purchased the small prop. Garden City, to tow fleet of barges in iron ore trade. ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 24, 1881 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 24, 1881,   p.3 Gildersleeve Vs McDougall. There was an appeal by defendant from the judgement of the Court of Common Pleas, discharging a rule nise obtained by him to set aside a verdict obtained by plaintiff. This was an action for breach of contract tried before Osler, J. at the last assizes at Napanee....
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 25, 1881 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 25, 1881,   p.1 City Council - Patent Dredge - a circular letter from English company about their dredge - referred to Committee on wharves and harbors. p.3 Wind Wafts - The Richelieu & Ontario Navigation Co. on Saturday declared a dividend of 2 1/2 %, payable on February 17th, which, with the interim ...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 26, 1881 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 26, 1881,   p.3 Changed Hands Twice - The wharf property and houses attached, at the foot of Queen Street, were purchased yesterday morning by Mr. Isaac Noble, wood merchant. In the afternoon of the same day Mr. Noble sold them to Captain John Gaskin for the Montreal Transportation Company. The last ...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 27, 1881 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 27, 1881,   p.3 Wreckage Laws. Capt. John Donnelly, of Garden Island, has been in Ottawa in consultation with the promoters of the wreckage bills. He advocates the stationing of life boats and other life-saving apparatus at different points on Lake Ontario, especially along the coast of Prince Edward ...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 28, 1881 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 28, 1881,   p.3 Wind Wafts - schr. Wm. Elgin, formerly owned by C.S. Wilson of Picton, sold to Goderich firm for $11,750. claim against R. & O. Nav. Co. for damages to Lachine Canal lock gates by str. Bohemian last fall amounts to $6,000. Personal Mention - Toronto has lost its harbor master John Carr. ...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 29, 1881 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 29, 1881,   p.3 Kingston & Montreal Forwarding Company - The general annual meeting of the shareholders of the Kingston and Montreal Forwarding Company was held in Montreal on Monday, when the following gentlemen were elected Directors for the ensuing year: Messrs. A. Gunn, M.P.; James G. Ross, Thomas ...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 31, 1881 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 31, 1881,   p.2 Prop. St. Albans Wrecked - Milwaukee, Jan. 31st - The propeller St. Albans, of the Ludington Line, Northern Transportation Company, was wrecked 16 miles out on the lake. The passengers out in small boats since yesterday, are being picked up by tugs. Later - Twenty six of the crew and ...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 1, 1881 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 1, 1881,   p.3 M.T. Co. - The annual meeting of the shareholders of the Montreal Transportation Company was held on Saturday, the chair being occupied by Mr. H. McLennan, President. It was reported that the business of the company had been of a very satisfactory character during the year, and that it was ...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 2, 1881 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 2, 1881,   p.3 Wind Wafts - The prop. Golden City (sic) purchased by Messrs. Folger Bros. and Copley, is one of the largest of N.T. line. Yacht Emma - referred to in "Forest & Stream." SAILORS' UNION A Presentation to President Powers and His Lengthy Reply. Some days ago the Kingston branch of the ...
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