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Year:  1904 
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 6 Jan 1904 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 6 Jan 1904,   p.1 The cylinders of the steamer Chicora, in the government dry dock, have been taken out, to be sent to Toronto for repairs. p.2 Marine Notes. The steambarge John Milne slid off the Kingston foundry ways a few days ago, the ice causing the movement. She splashed into the water, but ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Jan 1904 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Jan 1904,   p.2 Thieves On A Boat - Spartan broken in to at Toronto. Incidents of the Day - Capt. Mahoney will likely go down the river this week and begin operations for getting his little schooner Pilot off the shore where it was blown during a storm in the fall. The vessel had to be left till the river...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Jan 1904 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Jan 1904,   ... and Sarnia on account of the heavy ice. The Pleasure will break her way through St. Clair and St. Clair river to Port Huron. The ice is reported to be twenty inches thick and in some places badly windrowed. Jan. 9, 1904 nil ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 11 Jan 1904 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 11 Jan 1904,   p.1 New Union Formed - Saturday evening the local marine firemen formed a union with these officers: President, J. Maloney; vice-president, F. Gallagher; secretary, T. Whitehead; financial secretary, F. Foster; treasurer, C. Miller. The new union starts off with a strong membership. ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 Jan 1904 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 Jan 1904,   p.1 Awful Death - Phillip Jarrell caught on shaft in new machine shop of M.T. Co.; was fireman on tug Walker when it foundered in 1898; brother is commander of str. North King. p.2 Day's Episodes - Capt. Palmatier, of the schooner Collier, is having repairs made to his vessel, lying at the foot...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 13 Jan 1904 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 13 Jan 1904,   p.2 Day's Episodes - Extensive repairs are being made to the steamer Pierrepont. The Richelieu & Ontario company, hereafter, will refuse to stop at Brockville on acount of the very unsafe condition of the C.P.R. wharf. Brockville council is concerned in the matter. p.3 Lake Ontario Falling - ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 14 Jan 1904 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 14 Jan 1904,   p.3 SAILORS SHOULD BE TRAINED. Mr. Gildersleeve Replies To St. Catharines Resolution. A meeting of steamboat men at St. Catharines, Ont., censures Mr. Gilderlseeve, manager of the Richelieu & Ontario company, for urging the government to establish training schools to produce better ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 15 Jan 1904 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 15 Jan 1904,   ... p.2 Personal Mention - H.H. Gildersleeve has been elected president of the Dominion and Niagara Frontier Steamboat Association. Jan. 16, 1904 p.2 Day's Episodes - The steamer Aletha has been hauled out on the Kingston foundry marine railway for repairs. Personal Mention - Andrew Kennedy, ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 18 Jan 1904 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 18 Jan 1904,   ... nil Jan. 19, 1904 p.2 Placed The Order Here - The Crawford Towing Co. of Wiarton, Ont., has placed an order with the Kingston Foundry company for a steel frame for a 90 foot tug. The frame will cost $5,000, and work upon it will be started at once. City Council - Communications - City Clerk ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 Jan 1904 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 Jan 1904,   ... on Feb. 18th; past year was the most successful in history. Jan. 23, 1904 nil ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 Jan 1904 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 Jan 1904,   ..., Toronto; James Gillie, Kingston. Jan. 26, 1904 p.1 Requests Made - Detroit, Mich., Jan. 26th - The Canadian department of marine and fisheries will be asked by the Ship Masters' Association to place a fog whistle at Colchester in the place of the bell now located at that place. The United States...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Jan 1904 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Jan 1904,   ... p.5 The Engineers - 5th annual meeting of marine engineers (1/2 column). p.6 World Tidings - At the annual meeting of the Northern Navigation company charges resulted in the resignation of C.T. Long, general manager. Jan. 28, 1904 p.1 For Illegal Fishing - Capt. John C. Tabb of tug Star, ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Feb 1904 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 1 Feb 1904,   ... nil Feb. 2, 1904 nil Feb. 3, 1904 p.5 Incidents of the Day - A large number of convicts at the penitentiary are at work making extensive improvements to the wharves fronting the big institution. p.6 New Line of Steamers - turbine steamers costing $250,000 each to run from Toronto to Port ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 4 Feb 1904 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 4 Feb 1904,   ..., held yesterday, James Crawford was selected out of a dozen applicants as master of the new boat, at a salary of $600 per annum. No other appointments were made in connection with the ferry. The debentures for raising the $20,000 required for our new boat have been placed on the market. Feb. 5, 1904...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Feb 1904 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Feb 1904,   ... nil Feb. 9, 1904 p.2 Incidents of the Day - Repairs have been made to the government dredge Sir Richard, slightly damaged by fire last fall. p.3 Through Ice - lightship Lurcher built at Polson's iron works, Toronto for Dominion Government; had a rough trip to get to Halifax. [Toronto Star] ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 11 Feb 1904 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 11 Feb 1904,   ... at a salary of $600 per annum. Motion carried by vote of the reeve. Moved, and resolved, that the reeve and Councillors Keyes, Halliday and Capt. Crawford be appointed a committee to engage an engineer. Feb. 12, 1904 p.5 Personal Mention - Captain Edward Booth has been elected pilot of the Grand...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 15 Feb 1904 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 15 Feb 1904,   ... p.4 Dry-Dock at Sorel - may be built by R. & O. company; steamer Montreal is being rebuilt at Sorel; company releases latest report. Feb. 16, 1904 nil Feb. 17, 1904 p.8 Another Kingstonian - H.H. Gildersleeve, manager of the Bay of Quinte Navigation Co., has been appointed manager of the ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 18 Feb 1904 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 18 Feb 1904,   ... to the lakes and they are to be placed on the route between Toronto, Hamilton and Fort William, sailing twice each week. Feb. 19, 1904 p.5 Steamer Being Wired - The steamer Fairmount, of the M.T. company line, is being fitted out electrically, and an electric lighting plant installed. Breck & Halliday...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 Feb 1904 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 Feb 1904,   ... Turret Crown, will this year be found second engineer aboard the str. Tecumseh. Last week a branch of the Canadian Association of Masters and Mates was formed in Toronto. Some of the best mariners in Toronto are charter members. Feb. 23, 1904 nil Feb. 24, 1904 p.2 Steamboats - Recalling Some...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 Feb 1904 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 Feb 1904,   p.2 An Important Witness - Andrew Kennedy, marine engineer, is in Detroit to give evidence in the suit brought by the Gilchrist Transportation company, Cleveland, against the steamer Turret Court, owned by the Canadian Lake and Ocean Navigation company. The Gilchrist people claim damages of ...
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