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Year:  1890 
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Daily Times (Oswego, NY), Wed., Jan. 18, 1890 
TextNewspapers  Daily Times (Oswego, NY), Wed., Jan. 18, 1890,   The Mariner's Complaint. ____ The Dispute Between the Two Captains of the Ella Murton - The Schooner Sails for Kingston this Morning. The schooner Ella Murton got away this morning for Kingston with her two captains aboard. There was a fair breeze and nothing to call for a display of...
Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Sat., Oct. 4, 1890 
TextNewspapers  Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Sat., Oct. 4, 1890,   Port Ontario. It doesn't matter to the people of Oswego county whether or not the Auburn Bulletin knows where Port Ontario is, but the government deems the place of enough importance to maintain it as a port of entry. navigators dare not enter the harbor there except in the day time and...
Weekly British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 2, 1890 () 
TextNewspapers  Weekly British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 2, 1890 (),   ... 1890 DAILY BRITISH WHIG (available on microfilm at Queen's University - Stauffer Library, and Kingston-Frontenac Public Library) Note - Articles from Weekly Whig for January and March are included to fill in where gaps in daily exist. Microfilm for the Daily Whig starts on Feb. 3rd, and March ......
Weekly British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 9, 1890 () 
TextNewspapers  Weekly British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 9, 1890 (),   p.1 Capt. Donnelly jr. is soliciting the opinions of marine men in Canada with reference to the advisability of the gov't licensing pilots for the river St. Lawrence between Kingston and Montreal. When the answers are received a lengthy report will be sent to the government. p.2 They Want New ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 16, 1890 (Weekly) 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 16, 1890 (Weekly),   p.1 The Storm On the River - (part) The schr. Hammond, a large three-master, dragged her anchors and came ashore (at Clayton)..."At Ogdensburg the str. Cresco, tug Proctor, schr. Abbie L. Andrews and barges Kent and Aid were torn from their moorings. They came down the harbor causing a great ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 23, 1890 (Weekly) 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 23, 1890 (Weekly),   p.1 A Tug Passed Up - Watertown, Jan. 21st - A special from Alexandria Bay says: "A large tug has just passed up the Canadian channel. It is thought to be the tug Edson. This is probably the first time in many years that the river has been opened for navigation on the 21st of January." There ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 30, 1890 (Weekly) 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 30, 1890 (Weekly),   p.4 At Work Again - Foreman Mooney, diver Bisonnette, first mate Royl, second mate S. Mulligan, Capt. Alex. Mulligan and Capt. John Irwin, have arrived at Brockville and are ready to begin work on the Armstrong so soon as the ice is strong enough. Engineer George Gardner, of Collins Bay, ill with...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 3, 1890 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 3, 1890,   p. 1 & 2 - missing p. 3 & 4 - nil ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 4, 1890 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 4, 1890,   .... The steamer arrived Jan. 1st, 1885, from Toronto and cleared Jan. 3rd; arrived again Jan. 13th and cleared Jan. 17th; arrived again Feb. 13th and cleared Feb. 17th. Of sailing craft the record of the Ella Murton, arrived Jan. 16th, 1890, cleared Jan. 17th, is the best. There was one small fish boat which...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 5, 1890 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 5, 1890,   p.1 Ice-Boating Accident - at Belleville. The Position of Harbour Master. Kingston, Feb. 5th - To The Editor: It is currently reported that the harbour master and market clerk will resign his position on account of ill-health. If the report is correct I beg leave to offer a few remarks for the...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 10, 1890 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 10, 1890,   p.1 A Break In A Dry Dock - On Saturday night a break occurred in Davis' dry-dock just below the pump. The water came in very freely all night. The barge Nebraska is docked there, and as it was necessary that the break be stopped, men were set at work early yesterday morning. The hole, when the...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 11, 1890 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 11, 1890,   p.1 The Steamer Olive Bought - George Harris, of Ottawa, has purchased the steamer Olive from its owners in Smith's Falls. He is having it renovated and several cozy staterooms will be placed in her before navigation opens in order to enable her to carry passengers as well as freight. The Olive...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 12, 1890 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 12, 1890,   p.1 In Court For Damages - Three actions have been entered against the Deseronto navigation company for injuries sustained by victims of the ill-fated Quinte. It is understood that others are to follow. They will be tried at the spring assizes at Belleville. The cases entered are from Picton. ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 13, 1890 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 13, 1890,   ... nil Feb. 14, 1890 nil Feb. 15, 1890 nil ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 17, 1890 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 17, 1890,   p.1 WINTER MARINE. Capt. Armstrong has sold the schooner Ella Murton to David Fertaw at Detroit for $3,000. St. Ignace parties are negotiating for the str. Northern Belle and will put her on a passenger route. Thomas Randall has sold to George E. Wood, of Chicago, one half of the schr. Eagle...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 19, 1890 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 19, 1890,   p.1 Obtained a Verdict - Margaret Wheeler, who sued the Continental and Union marine insurance company for the value of a cargo of 25,000 bushels of corn lost by the grounding of the schr. D.G. Fort in the St. Lawrence river near Ogdensburg in 1885, has obtained a verdict, at Utica, for the full...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 21, 1890 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 21, 1890,   p.1 Annual Meeting of Board of Trade - mentions work on dry-dock, etc. ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 24, 1890 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 24, 1890,   p.1 Fire On a Vessel - About three o'clock Sunday morning fire was discovered in the cabin of the schr. Philo Bennett, lying at Breck & Booth's wharf. In the boat the owner had all the sails and ropes stowed away. When the firemen arrived the sails and ropes were pretty badly burnt. The stern ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 26, 1890 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 26, 1890,   p.1 A Great Year For Ice - The schooners S.H. Dunn & Ella Murton are loading ice on speculation. Breck & Booth have been commissioned to deliver 1,800 tons of ice at Toledo. They have chartered the schooners Norway, Bavaria and Prussia, of Garden Island, to carry the ice. p.4 Noted Canoe ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 27, 1890 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), Feb. 27, 1890,   p.1 Death of a Lake Captain - Capt. Wm. S. Malcolm at Oswego, 80 years old. Yachting News - Capt. Wickham building yacht 20' x 9' at Sodus. ...
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Kingston Newspaper clippings