The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Upper Canada Herald (Kingston, ON), Nov. 22, 1836

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p.2 City of Toronto - is growing; ...."now we only require the harbour mouth to be secured, as recommended by Capt. Richardson, to enable us to see our shipping secured during the winter months in the bay, instead of seeking refuge elsewhere, to the detriment of merchants and owners"....also talks about the harbour at the Christian Islands, and the protected route north of Manitoulin Island. [Toronto Patriot]

The Rideau Canal is closed for the Season. - Notwithstanding the interruption occasioned by the failure of the waste weir at the foot of Long Island, an immense business has been done at the canal this year.

All the Lake Boats are also laid up. The Bay Boats are still running, and will do so for some time longer, as the weather has again become mild, and even warm for the season.

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Rick Neilson
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Upper Canada Herald (Kingston, ON), Nov. 22, 1836