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Year:  1902 
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Buffalo Evening News (Buffalo, NY), December 16, 1902 
TextNewspapers  Buffalo Evening News (Buffalo, NY), December 16, 1902,   Rochester , Dec. 16. - The crew of the schooner JOHN R. NOYES of Cleveland , five in all, was rescued by Capt. Gray and his crew of surfmen and landed safely at Lakeside. It was one of the most gallant struggles with wind and waves ever fought on the Great Lakes. The schooner had been ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 2 Jan 1902 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 2 Jan 1902,   ... 1902 DAILY BRITISH WHIG (available on microfilm at Kingston-Frontenac Public Library and Queen's University - Stauffer Library) Jan. 2, 1902 p.2 The Crossing Is Solid - Pierrepont had to land at Fawcett's Point instead of at Marysville. p.8 Had A Rough Time - The steamer New Island Wanderer ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 6 Jan 1902 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 6 Jan 1902,   ... p.2 Cape Steamer Stops Running - There was no steamer to Cape Vincent today. Even the gunboat Pierrepont did not make the venture. The steamer was stopped earlier this year than last in its Cape Vincent trips. Jan.7, 8, 1902 p.2 Incidents of the Day - The steamer Pierrepont yesterday made its ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 13 Jan 1902 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 13 Jan 1902,   ..., and the steamer New York will be made practically a new boat, so far as the hull is concerned. The other steamers will also receive attention. Jan. 14, 1902 p.2 Reward For Bravery - Capt. D. Matheson, Kingston, has been awarded a medal by the Royal Canadian humane association for conspicuous bravery in saving...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 15 Jan 1902 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 15 Jan 1902,   ..., 1901. Jan. 16, 1902 p.2 Largest In Canada - Montreal being built at Bertram yards, Toronto for R. & O. company. Jan. 17, 18, 1902 p.2 Incidents of the Day - The steambarge King Ben may be sold to the Rathbun company. James Jarrell, the company's Deseronto foreman, was here today looking...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 20 Jan 1902 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 20 Jan 1902,   p.2 A FRAGMENT OF HISTORY. British Frigate Sunk In Kingston Harbor. Some time ago, reference was made to the British frigate St. Lawrence, the remains of which lie in the harbor near the malt house, and about Capt. T.J. Craig having procured from the hull of the wreck a couple of pieces of oak...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 21 Jan 1902 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 21 Jan 1902,   ... nil Jan. 22, 1902 p.4 INTERESTING REMINISCENCE. Steamer Ericson Built In Brockville Many Years Ago. [Cardinal Tribune] Peter Reid, one of Cardinal's oldest and most respected citizens, has given the Tribune information bearing on the early history of navigation on the St. Lawrence that will ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 23 Jan 1902 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 23 Jan 1902,   ... of the board of the board of steamboat inspection and P. Harty, lighthouse inspector. From Kingston the commissioners may have to go on to Goderich. Jan. 24, 1902 p.2 To Open Tomorrow - The investigation into the schooner Marine City disaster will open in the city hall tomorrow morning at ten o...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 Jan 1902 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 Jan 1902,   p.5 THE ENQUIRY HAS BEGUN. Into The Marine City Disaster. The investigation into the death of four Kingstonians, seamen of the steamer India, off Goderich, on November 14th last, was opened at the city hall this morning. The investigation committee is as follows: Commander Spain, R.N., ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Jan 1902 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Jan 1902,   p.2 INVESTIGATION CONTINUED. The India's Chief Engineer Gives Evidence. The investigation into the Marine City disaster was resumed at 2 p.m. on Saturday. The log of the India was produced by Capt. Malone, who stated that it was never intended for the official log, only for a memorandum. G.M....
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 Jan 1902 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 Jan 1902,   p.2 MARINE CITY DISASTER The Evidence Submitted Yesterday When the Marine City investigation was resumed yesterday afternoon, the first witness called was Louis Lavoie, wheelman of the steamer India for two years. He could not speak English, so Joseph Nadon was called in to act as interpreter....
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 29 Jan 1902 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 29 Jan 1902,   p.2 A SHORT SESSION TODAY H.A. Calvin Under Cross-Examination. The investigation into the Marine City disaster was resumed at the city hall at 10 a.m. today. I.H. Breck, the president of the street railway company, was the first witness summoned. He stated in his evidence that for many years...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 Jan 1902 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 Jan 1902,   p.2 Incidents of the Day - The repairs being made by Selby & Youlden to the steamer Rosemount, now lying in the drydock, are engaging the attention of about forty mechanics. A new steel bottom is being placed in half the boat. It will be six or seven weeks yet before the work is completed. ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 31 Jan 1902 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 31 Jan 1902,   p.1 From Great Lakes to Europe - new shipping line formed, St. Lawrence & Great Lakes shipping company, incorporated in West Virginia, of which A.B. Wolvin, Duluth, is president. p.3 INVESTIGATION IS CLOSED The Last Of The Evidence Submitted. The afternoon session of the Marine City court ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Feb 1902 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Feb 1902,   ... p.1 The steamer John Rugee sold to George Hall company, Ogdensburg, for $50,000. The steamer was built in Milwaukee in 1888, costing $95,000. Feb. 3, 1902 p.6 Incidents of the Day - Commander Spain returned today from Ottawa to resume consideration of the evidence in Marine City disaster case. ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 5 Feb 1902 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 5 Feb 1902,   ... p.2 An Old Mariner Dead - Capt. Alexander Milligan, sr.; belonged to old school of mariners; father of captain of Rosemount. p.5 Incidents of the Day - The fleet of barges of the K. & M. forwarding company are undergoing extensive repairs at Portsmouth. Feb. 6, 1902 p.5 Decision Not Yet ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Feb 1902 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Feb 1902,   .... This was successfully accomplished, and the men returned home today. Feb. 8, 1902 p.3 District Dashes - Thomas Crossley, Belleville, has been appointed chief engineer on the steambarge Ottawa, in the grain carrying trade between Chicago and Depot Harbor. p.5 Lease Has Been Renewed - The fleet of barges of the K...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 10 Feb 1902 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 10 Feb 1902,   ... of the North-west Transportation company, more popularly known as the Sarnia or Beattie line of steamers. Feb. 11, 1902 p.1 The Rockport navigation company has elected these officers: manager John A. Carnegie; secretary-treasurer Robert Poole; auditors A.M. Tennant and A.W. Mallory; directors D. Wilson...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 Feb 1902 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 Feb 1902,   p.2 Ship Carpenters Scarce - The work of repairing the K. & M. company's barges at Portsmouth, preparatory to beginning the season's business in the spring, has begun. Every available ship-carpenter in the city has been placed at work. The local manager, however, canot secure enough craftsmen ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 13 Feb 1902 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 13 Feb 1902,   p.2 Incidents of the Day - The S.S. Rosemount receiving repairs in the government dry-dock, is about completed. The M.T. company expect to start the building of the forecastles on the two new steel barges this week. Material is being awaited. Extensive repairs and additions are being made to...
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