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Year:  1892 
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 5 Jan 1892 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 5 Jan 1892,   ... 1892 DAILY BRITISH WHIG (available on microfilm at Kingston Frontenac Public Library and at Queen's University Stauffer Library) Jan. 5, 1892 (first date on microfilm - only fragments of pages 3 & 4 - no marine information) Jan. 6, 1892 p.1 Incidents of the Day - The str. Khartoum will ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Jan 1892 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Jan 1892,   ...---. Jan. 9, 1892 nil ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 11 Jan 1892 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 11 Jan 1892,   ... p.1 An Exciting Scene - a sheep jumped overboard from str. Pierrepont on Saturday off Folger's dock - details. Incidents of the Day - The steamer Pierrepont broke her way to the islands today through a great quantity of ice. Jan. 12, 1892 p.1 A Fine Craft - William Gardner, naval architect, ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 14 Jan 1892 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 14 Jan 1892,   ... p.1 General Paragraphs - The schr. B.W. Folger has been chartered to load ice for Oswego. Jan. 15, 1892 p.1 RUNNING THE RAPIDS Superintendennt James Mooney, of the Brockville & Westport railway, takes exception to the statement made in connection with the recent decease of Capt. Richard ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 18 Jan 1892 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 18 Jan 1892,   ... positively deny and defy proof of either statements. John Gaskin. Jan. 19, 1892 p.1 The Work Completed - The new compound engine of the steamer Corsican is now thoroughly completed, and today steam was raised for the purpose of tightening all the joints and connections preparatory to a test...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 21 Jan 1892 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 21 Jan 1892,   ... nil Jan. 22, 1892 p.1 Will Test the Engines - Thomas P. Thompson, chief engineer for the R. & O. navigation company, arrived in the city yesterday afternoon and will superintend the testing of the new compound engine of the steamer Corsican. The ice was cut from around the steamer's wheels ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 Jan 1892 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 Jan 1892,   ... p.1 Incidents of the Day - Capt. Davis, of the steamer Antelope, is very ill at Gananoque. Capt. Vanalstine will convert the steambarge Saxon into a passenger boat. Jan. 26, 1892 p.1 W. Hazlett, who has been seven years in the employ of the M.T. company, has been appointed chief engineer of the ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 2 Feb 1892 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 2 Feb 1892,   ... by the New York Central, and to the anticipated number of visitors from all parts of the world to the Columbian exposition at Chicago in 1892, your directors have contracted for the construction of a first class steel steamer of the most modern type. She is to be as large as our canals will permit, her...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 5 Feb 1892 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 5 Feb 1892,   ... p.4 At the meeting of the Canadian marine engineers' association, yesterday, a communication was read from the pilots and captains concerned in the proposed Soulanges canal strongly condemning the project. Feb. 6, 1892 p.1 Canadian Fish - cases of Canadian fish being seized by American customs; ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Feb 1892 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Feb 1892,   ... will be introduced that will make it faster than ever. Feb. 9, 1892 p.1 Incidents of the Day - Last week, in Detroit, W. Dandy passed a first class examination entitling him to master's papers for steamboats. The Richelieu and Ontario company will give a dividend this year upon the pressure of shareholders...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 10 Feb 1892 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 10 Feb 1892,   ....2 Cape Vincent, Feb. 9th - meeting held pushing for a small appropriation from Washington to get breakwater started. Feb. 11, 1892 p.1 Getting Into Ship Shape - Extensive repairs are being made to the str. Maud. A new deck is being put in, together with new frames, new cover boards, new hatches...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 13 Feb 1892 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 13 Feb 1892,   ... barge company and will engage permanently in the coast trade. All the M.T. Co.'s lake vessels and tugs will be painted black for the coming season. Thirty-two red barges will also be repainted. The steamers Maynard, Belmont and Islander will receive improvements this winter. Feb. 15, 1892 p.1...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 19 Feb 1892 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 19 Feb 1892,   .... 19th - Capt. Archie Kerr ? died today of pneumonia. For forty years he sailed on the lakes and was well known in every port from Kingston to Midland. Feb. 20, 1892 p.1 Hamilton Vessel Property - Messrs. J.B. Fairgrieve & Sons, Hamilton, are building a new hull to replace the prop. Canada, which...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 Feb 1892 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 Feb 1892,   ... nil Feb. 23, 1892 p.1 The Sloop Idlewild Sold - Capt. A. Rocheford, of this city, has purchased the sloop Idlewild from Capt. H. La Roche, Wolfe Island, for $525. General Paragraphs - Capt. Allan says that if O'Brien's wharf at Howe Island is not repaired the str. Pierrepont will not call there ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 Feb 1892 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 Feb 1892,   ... to Chicago when navigation opens. The case of J. Swift and others vs. the yacht Siesta has been settled, the plaintiffs accepting about 50 per cent of their claim, which was about $1,500. Feb. 26, 1892 p.1 News In Small Lots - A. Charbineau, chief engineer of the str. Corsican, returned from Sorel today...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Mar 1892 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Mar 1892,   ... p.1 News In Small Lots - Capt. P. Kerwin, Port Huron, has sold the schr. Sligo to the Thompson lumber company, Windsor. The prop. Canada has been sold by Capt. Fairgraves, Hamilton, to John Nesbit, and will be used for towing coal barges from Toledo to Point Edward. March 2, 1892 p.1 Requesting ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 3 Mar 1892 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 3 Mar 1892,   p.1 To Raise the Wrecked Rothesay - The Donnelly wrecking company, Kingston, which has purchased the sunken steamer Rothesay, as she lies on the river bottom near Prescott, has made all arrangements to raise the famous old craft, and will commence operations in a few weeks. The Donnellys made an...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 4 Mar 1892 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 4 Mar 1892,   ... the prop. Canada. The Gleniffer will be changed into a barge, and, with another, will be consort to the prop. Canada this season. March 5, 1892 p.1 MARINE INTELLIGENCE. It is said the sloop Idlewild has changed hands again. The str. Pierrepont is ready to leave her dock at any time. There are 150...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Mar 1892 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Mar 1892,   ... officers are composed of captains of vessels who are about to take charge of their different crafts. The Hammer Slipped - man hurt in Portsmouth shipyard. March 8, 1892 p.1 Incidents of the Day - The new boat, building for the R. & O. company, in Pennsylvania, will be called the Columbian...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 10 Mar 1892 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 10 Mar 1892,   ..., and it was decided to ask the government to permit this. Last year, to protect Canadian trade, an order in council was passed preventing this, and the government will be asked to rescind this. March 11, 1892 p.1 News In Small Lots - Capt. J. Fleming has been appointed master of the prop. (sic) Glenora; Capt...
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Kingston Newspaper clippings