The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
New Steam Boats
Publication:
Upper Canada Herald (Kingston, ON), Oct. 31, 1832


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p.3 New Steam Boats - We yesterday visited the shipyard at Mississauga Point, and were agreeably surprised to find two fine steamers in frame, and nearly planked. They are constructed with red cedar, the most durable wood that grows in our forests, and promises to be extremely light and substantial. One is the property of Mr. Bethune - the other belongs to Mr. Parker, and both are intended to navigate the Rideau Canal.


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Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Date of Original:
Oct. 31, 1832
Local identifier:
KN.3048
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Donor:
Rick Neilson
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
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