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Year:  1907 
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Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), May 3, 1907 
TextNewspapers  Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), May 3, 1907,   Death of Brower Morgan. _______ A Veteran Ship Carpenter Passes Away. Brower W. Morgan, a well known resident of this city, died at an early hour this morning at his home, 168 West Seneca St. He was 83 years old and for eighty one years had lived continuously in this city. Up to a year or...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 2 Jan 1907 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 2 Jan 1907,   ... 1907 DAILY BRITISH WHIG (available on microfilm at Kingston-Frontenac Public Library or Queen's University - Stauffer Library) Jan. 2, 1907 p.1 Golspie Victim Dead - Sault Ste. Marie, Jan. 2nd - Neil (or Macdonald) one of the five sailors wrecked on the Golspie at Brule Point four weeks ago, ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 3 Jan 1907 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 3 Jan 1907,   ... of Foresters. When finished the yacht will be the finest craft to ply the Bay of Quinte, and will equal Gooderham's of Toronto. The dimensions of this floating palace are 108 feet keel, 16 1/2 feet beam, and 8 foot draught. Jan. 4, 1907 p.1 To Winter In Vessel - Fort William, Jan. 4th - The steamer J...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 5 Jan 1907 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 5 Jan 1907,   p.5 Pith of the News - The ship yards of the great lakes have under construction, for delivery, this year, seventy-one vessels. Forty-five of them are bulk freighters and four are passenger steamers. Fifteen of the vessels will be built by Detroit yards. p.6 THE MARINE SCHOOL Again Opened By...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Jan 1907 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 Jan 1907,   p.5 Will It Sell - rumor that C.P.R. intends to absorb the R. & O. Navigation company; it would have to go before the shareholders of the company. [Montreal Witness] p.6 A Big Breakwater - Work Done and Hoped For At Cape Vincent, N.Y. - detailed history and description of work done to date. ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Jan 1907 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Jan 1907,   p.1 Bought Steamer - Toronto, Jan. 8th - The steamer Tadousac, owned by John Waldie and A.A. Wright, has been sold to the Northern Navigation company for $150,000. The navigation company will place the boat on the grain and package freight route to some port from Port Arthur and Fort William and...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 9 Jan 1907 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 9 Jan 1907,   p.1 THE RAPIDS KING Was Launched At Toronto This Afternoon. Toronto, Jan. 9th - The new Richelieu & Ontario Navigation steamer, Rapids King, was launched at one o'clock this afternoon, from the yards of the Canadian Shipbuilding company, in the presence of a large number of guests. Mrs. ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 10 Jan 1907 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 10 Jan 1907,   p.2 Only To The Island - It was expected that the steamer Pierrepont would be able to make a trip to Cape Vincent today, but the weather was against it. The vessel, however, made a trip to Wolfe Island, with twenty-five passengers for the Cape. Fire On A Boat - This morning, at 9:45 o'clock,...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 11 Jan 1907 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 11 Jan 1907,   p.2 Yawl Boat Floated Away - The yawl boat of the schooner Suffel, lying near Richardsons', was left out on the ice, and yesterday, it floated over to the R.M.C. point. Some men who were working on the boat secured another yawl boat and towed the missing one in. Incidents of the Day - The...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 Jan 1907 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 Jan 1907,   p.4 Caught In Ice Floe - at Ogdensburg ice below dam broke up and lodged at bridge, flooding boathouses; steamer Armstrong broke a channel from St. Lawrence to bridge; the flood of ice caught the schooners and barges in winter quarters at Hannan's dock and snapping their lines carried them into...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 14 Jan 1907 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 14 Jan 1907,   .... The steamer took sixteen passengers as far as Wolfe Island. Jan. 15, 1907 p.2 Ontario's Greatest - The greatest marine disaster on Lake Ontario was the loss of the Ontario, a frigate of twenty-two guns, built at Kingston, under Commodore Andrews. He sailed with her from Niagara, November 23rd, 1873...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 Jan 1907 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 Jan 1907,   ... p.3 Cape Vincent, Jan. 15th - ...The first steamboat to arrive at the port of Cape Vincent in the year 1907, was the steamer Pierrepont, which arrived Tuesday, shortly after noon. The boat returned immediately..... p.5 LOCAL MARINE MEN In Ottawa At Association Meeting. Ottawa, Jan. 16th - ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 17 Jan 1907 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 17 Jan 1907,   ... Repairing Boats - These are busy days with the Montreal Transportation company. The company's boats are being overhauled and put into shape for the coming season, and the strength of the staff of workmen at present is 225. Jan. 18, 1907 p.2 Transportation Company - The annual general meeting...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 19 Jan 1907 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 19 Jan 1907,   ... Of The Great Lakes. (2 columns) p.14 Two Girls The Hardiest of Lake Erie's Fishers - Kate Matthews and Bertha Miggs of fishing sloop Hope; fish out of Huron, and live near Conneaut, Ohio. (3/4 page with photos) ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 21 Jan 1907 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 21 Jan 1907,   p.2 Lecture On Turbine Engines - given to Marine Engineer's Association by Queen's professor. Wind Played Havoc - King street breakwater destroyed as well as piers and wharves in west end; ice 25 feet high at west end of Macdonald Park. p.5 The schooner Starlight, moored at Belle River, Ont.,...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 Jan 1907 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 Jan 1907,   ... nil Jan. 23, 1907 nil Jan. 24, 1907 p.3 Wolfe Island Council - Jan. 14th - ....Steamboat accounts ordered paid: C. Cummings, captain, $50; R. Berry, 26 days mate, $34.68; D.J. Leslie, one month engineer, $66.66; Geo. Sudder, thirty-one days fireman, $36.16; Miss Freeman, thirty-one days cook, ......
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 Jan 1907 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 Jan 1907,   ... will be returned. The lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted. F. Gourdeah. Deputy Minister of Marine and Fisheries. Department of Marine and Fisheries Ottawa, Canada, 18th January, 1907. Jan. 26, 1907 p.8 Nash Bros. Pay Costs - Nash Bros. have to pay $125 in costs in suit against steamboat company. ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 Jan 1907 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 Jan 1907,   p.1 Made A Big Purchase - Detroit, Jan. 28th - The News-Tribune says: The Mutual Transit company, of Buffalo, has purchased the four steel steamers comprising the "Soo" Line, for a sum approximating $750,000. The four package freighters, which will bring the total of the Mutual's fleet up to ...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 29 Jan 1907 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 29 Jan 1907,   p.1 New Rail Carriers - Capt. Robert Fraser, marine superintendent of the Montreal Transportation company, and C.C. Morris, superintendent of transportation of the Dominion Iron and Steel company, have gone to England to inspect several vessels being built there; two of these boats are building...
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 Jan 1907 
TextNewspapers  British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 Jan 1907,   ... p.1 NOTICE - The Annual Meeting of the Shareholders of the Calvin Company, Limited, will be held at the office of the Company, at Garden Island, on Tuesday the 12th day of February, 1907, at one o'clock, p.m. Sandford C. Calvin, Secretary. p.2 NEW STEAMERS ORDERED ......
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