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Year:  1885 
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 2, 1885 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 2, 1885,   ... 1885 DAILY BRITISH WHIG (available on microfilm at Queen's University - Stauffer Library, and Kingston Public Library) ** Note - The Daily Whig only exists for the first 6 months of 1885. For the second half of the year the Weekly Whig was used, both from microfilm and from originals at Queen's ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 3, 1885 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 3, 1885,   p.1 two letters about M.T. Co. and exemption issue. p.3 The City Elections - M.T. Co. fights against political opponents; Ald. J.D. Thompson was a long term employee of Company. ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 5, 1885 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 5, 1885,   p.2 Incidents - Capt. Donnelly has left for Michipicoten Island, there to examine the wrecked steamer City of Owen Sound, upon which he intends to operate in the spring. Shipbuilding Notes. R. Davis is now building a new tug for Mr. Pickford, to be used at Buckingham. D. McEwen & Son are ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 6, 1885 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 6, 1885,   p.2 Personal Column - Capt. Taylor commenced yesterday the inspection of the boats in this harbor on behalf of the Canadian underwriters. He will be so engaged for about five days. ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 7, 1885 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 7, 1885,   p.3 Notice To Mariners - Steam boats, vessels, yachts, tugs, etc. Owners of the above property will find sales for the same by calling at the Dominion Express office this evening up to 9 o'clock and Thursday forenoon. H.W. VanEvery, shipbroker, etc., Toronto. ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 8, 1885 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 8, 1885,   p.2 letter to editor - M.T. Co. - Mr. J. Duncan Thompson has not been dismissed from M.T. Co. - signed Hugh McLennan, President of M.T. Co. - letter to editor - A Reasonable Inquiry - concerning Capt. Gaskin and bribery in election. ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 9, 1885 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 9, 1885,   p.2 Incidents Of The Day - The ice bridge is nearly gone. The Pierrepont got within half a mile of Wolfe Island today. Jan. 10, 1884 nil ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 12, 1885 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 12, 1885,   p.2 Incidents Of The Day - Capt. Savage, of the schr. Peerless, wants $200 for waiting for ore at Belleville. He was adjudged $85 by the court. ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 13, 1885 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 13, 1885,   ... property for 1884 (on account of dullness of trade); that the taxes on James Swift's vessel property be remitted, he having exchanged it for real estate in Toronto. Jan. 14, 1885 nil ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 15, 1885 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 15, 1885,   ... Total - 213 vessels, measuring 26,004 tons. Jan. 16, 1885 nil ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 17, 1885 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 17, 1885,   ... p.3 Blustery Weather - 2 barges at Fraser's dry dock and schr. Jessie Breck, at Breck & Booth's wharf, were raised two feet out of water. Jan. 19, 1885 nil (pages 1 & 2 missing) ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 20, 1885 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 20, 1885,   ... p.2 Incidents Of The Day - The Seamens' Union hold their annual ball in the City Hall tonight. The tars have profusely decorated the hall. Jan. 21, 1885 nil Jan. 22, 1885 nil ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 23, 1885 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 23, 1885,   p.3 Served With A Writ - Yesterday the Montreal Transportation Company were served with a writ, issued at the instance of the corporation. This is in pursuance of the action to recover $2,000 and secure a declaration of the court that the exemption enjoyed by the company has ceased in consequence...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 24, 1885 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 24, 1885,   p.2 Streets Committee Meeting - M.T. Co.'s obstruction, want permission to lay ship-building material upon street. Incidents Of The Day - Rathbun & Co. to start addition to Grove Inn dock. ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 26, 1885 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 26, 1885,   p.2 Incidents Of The Day - The captain of the schr. Anna Foster threatens to bring an action against the town of Cobourg for damages sustained to his vessel at that harbor last fall. The Rathbun Co. are building a new tug to replace the Sherwood, burned last summer. The new craft will be 63' ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 27, 1885 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 27, 1885,   ... in the Seamen's Union. It is reported that the Toronto branch has been disorganized by the retirement of the President, and its members will be enrolled in a branch at the Welland Canal. The Kingston union will be revived and made the only union between Port Hope and Brockville. Jan. 28, 1885 nil ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 29, 1885 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 29, 1885,   ..., meets and marries Clayton lady. Jan. 30, 1885 nil Jan. 31, 1885 nil ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 2, 1885 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 2, 1885,   p.3 A Prosperous Company - The Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company are preparing their annual statement. The statement will show a balance of $40,000, carried forward, and a larger number of passengers carried than for a great number of years. By the opening of navigation all the steamers ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 3, 1885 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 3, 1885,   ... considerable damage by being stranded last summer, is lying at Oswego. She will be repaired in the spring. Feb. 4, 1885 nil ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 5, 1885 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 5, 1885,   p.3 A Steamboat Company - may be formed to run excursions. ...
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Kingston Newspaper clippings