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  • Oswego Palladium-Times (Oswego, NY), Nov. 20, 1945
    TextNewspaper       Harbor Bay Took Name From Wreck _______ Schooner Grampus Went Ashore Under Fort in Fall of 1846 _______

    Speculation along the waterfront always has been rife as to the origin of the name of Grampus Bay, that cove lying west of the embankment of Fort Ontario, on ...

    TextNewspaper     Harbor Bay Took Name From Wreck _______ Schooner Grampus Went Ashore Under Fort in Fall of 1846 _______

    Speculation along the waterfront always has been rife as to the origin ...

  • Jib Picnics in the "PICTON": Schooner Days no. DLXXXIX
    TextNewspaper  Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 8 May 1943    

    JIB PICNICS in the "PICTON"

    The Schooner, Launched With the Dominion of Canada,

    Drops Into a Bottomless Hole on Dominion Day.

    Schooner Days - DLXXXIX

    By C.H.J. Snider

    "Jib Picnics" is an ...

    TextNewspaper  Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 8 May 1943  

    JIB PICNICS in the "PICTON"

    The Schooner, Launched With the Dominion of Canada,

    Drops Into a Bottomless Hole on Dominion Day.

    Schooner Days - DLXXXIX

    By C.H.J. Snider

    "Jib Picnics" ...

  • Timber Islander: Schooner Days no. DXVI
    TextImageNewspaper  Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 11 Oct 1941    

    TIMBER ISLANDER

    Schooner Days - DXVI

    by C.H.J. Snider

    (drawing at top of article with the following caption:)

    "The Delaware making port at Oswego, Oct. 22nd, 1887, when commanded by Capt. Bob Bartley at Napanee. She had carried ...

    TextImageNewspaper  Snider, C. H. J., Toronto Telegram (Toronto, ON), 11 Oct 1941  

    TIMBER ISLANDER

    Schooner Days - DXVI

    by C.H.J. Snider

    (drawing at top of article with the following caption:)

    "The Delaware making port at Oswego, Oct. 22nd, 1887, when commanded by Capt. ...

  • Knows Every Treacherous Spot In St. Lawrence Rapids
    TextNewspaper  Down The Lane, The Standard-Freeholder (Cornwall, ON), 12 Jul 1935     If Captain Joseph Alfred Ouellette made any pretence of being an author and decided to write a book he might properly call it "Life On The St. Lawrence River." For Captain Ouellette has been travelling up and down the St. Lawrence longer than any living man and knows every nook ...
    TextNewspaper  Down The Lane, The Standard-Freeholder (Cornwall, ON), 12 Jul 1935   If Captain Joseph Alfred Ouellette made any pretence of being an author and decided to write a book he might properly call it "Life On The St. Lawrence River." For ...
  • Had Long Career As Marine Engineer
    TextNewspaper  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 17 Dec 1932     Had Long Career As Marine Engineer Former Sec'y-Treas. of Rockport Navigation Co. and Vice-Pres. T. I. Navigation Co.

    The death occurred at the home of James Hickey, 94 College Street, on Friday of James Gillie, well-known marine engineer in his eighty-ninth year. Deceased ...

    TextNewspaper  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 17 Dec 1932   Had Long Career As Marine Engineer Former Sec'y-Treas. of Rockport Navigation Co. and Vice-Pres. T. I. Navigation Co.

    The death occurred at the home of James Hickey, 94 College Street, ...

  • (18971118), 24 Apr 1931
    TextNewspaper      

    p.3 Scow Sunk In Channel - A large wooden scow, used by J.P. Porter & Sons in carrying the blasted rock from the shoals in the Brockville Narrows to deep water, where the scow was to be dumped, slowly filled with water and sank yesterday afternoon at 3:30 o'clock ...

    TextNewspaper    

    p.3 Scow Sunk In Channel - A large wooden scow, used by J.P. Porter & Sons in carrying the blasted rock from the shoals in the Brockville Narrows to ...

  • Watertown Times (Watertown, NY), May 16, 1926
    TextNewspaper       Lake Freighter Burns, Sinks; Crew Rescued _______ 16 Men and One Woman Found by Canadian Steamship After Their Ship Had Burned to Water's Edge on Lake Ontario - Rescuers Stand By until Vessel Disappears. _______

    Sixteen men and one woman, members of the crew of ...

    TextNewspaper     Lake Freighter Burns, Sinks; Crew Rescued _______ 16 Men and One Woman Found by Canadian Steamship After Their Ship Had Burned to Water's Edge on Lake Ontario - Rescuers Stand ...
  • British Whig (Kingston, ON), Thursday, Nov. 30, 1922
    TextNewspaper       Schooner Horace Taber May Be A Total Loss _______ Effort to Get Her Coal Cargo Out before She Goes to Pieces. _______

    There appears to be no doubt that the schooner Horace Taber, which went ashore at Four Mile Point is a total loss. The weather has been too ...

    TextNewspaper     Schooner Horace Taber May Be A Total Loss _______ Effort to Get Her Coal Cargo Out before She Goes to Pieces. _______

    There appears to be no doubt that ...

  • Cape Vincent Eagle (Cape Vincent, NY), 24 Aug 1922
    TextNewspaper      

    p.3

    an article by Uncle Philander Jr.:

    "....What I am going to complain about is the fact that the siren failed to function last Saturday afternoon when the St. Louis, the hulk of the old pulp wood boat that has laid in the water in the eastern portion of the village ...

    TextNewspaper    

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    an article by Uncle Philander Jr.:

    "....What I am going to complain about is the fact that the siren failed to function last Saturday afternoon when the St. Louis, the ...

  • Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), 20 Sep 1921
    TextNewspaper      

    Barb Wire Salvaged From Sunken Barge.

    Ogdensburg, Sept. 20th - The steamer City of New York was in port yesterday bound for Montreal with a cargo of 425 tons of baled wire salvaged by the Donnelly Wrecking Company, of Kingston, from the barge Atlasco sunk in fifty feet of ...

    TextNewspaper    

    Barb Wire Salvaged From Sunken Barge.

    Ogdensburg, Sept. 20th - The steamer City of New York was in port yesterday bound for Montreal with a cargo of 425 tons of ...

  • Picton Gazette (Picton, ON), 8 Sep 1921
    TextNewspaper      

    p.1

    OLIVER MOWAT SUNK

    One of the worst lake tragedies which has occurred for many years, was the sinking of the schooner Oliver Mowat on Thursday night last, after being rammed by the large steam freighter, Key West, just off Main Ducks. The Oliver ...

    TextNewspaper    

    p.1

    OLIVER MOWAT SUNK

    One of the worst lake tragedies which has occurred for many years, was the sinking of the schooner Oliver Mowat on Thursday night last, after being ...

  • (18971118), 28 Apr 1921
    TextNewspaper      

    p.3

    BOATING COMMENCES ON THE RIVER;

    HIGH WATER APPRECIATED.

    (part)

    Abram Shaw, Kingston, formerly an inspector in the customs service, was here yesterday making an official marine measurement of the tug Nama, owned by Capt. ...

    TextNewspaper    

    p.3

    BOATING COMMENCES ON THE RIVER;

    HIGH WATER APPRECIATED.

    (part)

    Abram Shaw, Kingston, formerly an inspector in the customs service, was here yesterday making an official marine measurement of the tug ...

  • (18971118), 27 Apr 1921
    TextNewspaper      

    p.4

    HULL OF HOBOKEN SUNK IN CHANNEL OF ST. LAWRENCE.

    Lighter Barge Sank at Dock Here Last September.

    Marine News On River.

    Yesterday morning the wreck of the lighter barge Hoboken was towed from the shallow ...

    TextNewspaper    

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    HULL OF HOBOKEN SUNK IN CHANNEL OF ST. LAWRENCE.

    Lighter Barge Sank at Dock Here Last September.

    Marine News On River.

    Yesterday morning the wreck of the lighter barge ...

  • (18971118), 4 Sep 1920
    TextNewspaper      

    BARGE HOBOKEN IS SUNK AT DOCK HERE;

    WAS COAL UNLOADER.

    The barge Hoboken, owned by the Ogdensburg Coal and Towing Co., which has been in use here at the J.R. Bresnan & Son dock during the summer months as a derrick for the unloading of coal vessels, ...

    TextNewspaper    

    BARGE HOBOKEN IS SUNK AT DOCK HERE;

    WAS COAL UNLOADER.

    The barge Hoboken, owned by the Ogdensburg Coal and Towing Co., which has been in use here at the J.R. ...

  • Daily Standard (Kingston, ON), 5 Sep 1919
    TextNewspaper      

    p.2

    STEAMER BURNED.

    Ogdensburg, N.Y., Sept. 5th - The wooden steamer Toltec of Buffalo, en route Montreal to Buffalo in ballast, caught fire yesterday while proceeding up the St. Lawrence River and was beached near Prescott, Ont., where she was ...

    TextNewspaper    

    p.2

    STEAMER BURNED.

    Ogdensburg, N.Y., Sept. 5th - The wooden steamer Toltec of Buffalo, en route Montreal to Buffalo in ballast, caught fire yesterday while proceeding up the St. Lawrence ...

  • Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Monday, August 26, 1918
    TextNewspaper       Sudden Death of Commodore Thomas Crimmins _______ Found Dead at His Home This Morning - Apoplexy Caused the End - Widely Known in Marine Circles.

    Thomas Crimmins, sixty-eight, one of the last of the old-time Oswego marine men, was found death at his home, No. 133 W. ...

    TextNewspaper     Sudden Death of Commodore Thomas Crimmins _______ Found Dead at His Home This Morning - Apoplexy Caused the End - Widely Known in Marine Circles.

    Thomas Crimmins, sixty-eight, one of ...

  • Daily Palladium (Oswego, NY), Aug. 13, 1917
    TextNewspaper       To Investigate Wreck. Canadian Government to Look Into the Loss of the Marsh.

    The Kingston Whig says: An official investigation by the Dominion government into the foundering of the schooner George A. Marsh with the death of twelve persons is taking place at the scene of the ...

    TextNewspaper     To Investigate Wreck. Canadian Government to Look Into the Loss of the Marsh.

    The Kingston Whig says: An official investigation by the Dominion government into the foundering of the schooner ...

  • Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Saturday Aug. 11, 1917
    TextNewspaper       "Buster" Greaves Victim of Tragedy Body of Little Toronto Boy Recovered -- Wore Indian Suits Parents Bought

    Little George Francis "Buster" Graves, aged five, only child of Mr. and Mrs. George R. Graves of 51 Rosevear Ave., Little York, drowned in the Marsh disaster, was one ...

    TextNewspaper     "Buster" Greaves Victim of Tragedy Body of Little Toronto Boy Recovered -- Wore Indian Suits Parents Bought

    Little George Francis "Buster" Graves, aged five, only child of Mr. and Mrs. ...

  • Daily Palladium (Oswego, NY), Saturday, Aug. 11, 1917
    TextNewspaper       Services at Belleville - Memorial for the Victims of the Schooner Marsh Will be Held Tomorrow Night.

    Kingston, Ont. , Aug. 11. - A memorial service for the twelve victims of the wrecked schooner George A. Marsh will be held in St. Thomas's church, Belleville, on Sunday evening ...

    TextNewspaper     Services at Belleville - Memorial for the Victims of the Schooner Marsh Will be Held Tomorrow Night.

    Kingston, Ont. , Aug. 11. - A memorial service for the twelve ...

  • Daily Palladium (Oswego, NY), Friday, Aug. 10, 1917
    TextNewspaper       The Loss of the Schooner Marsh. She Went to the Bottom Just as Day was Breaking, Throwing Everyone Into the Water.

    Kingston, Aug. 10. - The schooner George A. Marsh, which foundered on Wednesday with a loss of twelve lives, is sunk in twenty-five feet of water and ...

    TextNewspaper     The Loss of the Schooner Marsh. She Went to the Bottom Just as Day was Breaking, Throwing Everyone Into the Water.

    Kingston, Aug. 10. - The schooner George A. Marsh, ...

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