The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Kingston News (Kingston, ON), June 8, 1846

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p.2 The new steamer building at Chippewa by the Niagara Harbor Dock Co. and intended for the navigation of Lake Erie, in connection with the London, will be launched on the 10th instant.

p.3 Warlike - We understand that orders have been received at the Naval Yard here to fix up H.M. Steamer Cherokee and put her in commission. The roofing which protected her from the weather was removed this morning. The Cherokee is a large and powerful vessel; her engines are of 200 horse-power. She was launched in the Summer of 1844, but owing to a provision of the Ashburton Treaty, was allowed to remain in an unfinished state.

News Marine List.

Port of Kingston - Arrived.

June 2nd - Schr. Adventure, Toronto, 126 bbls. Flour, 16 bbls. Ashes, 49 kegs Butter, 4 bbls. Grass seed, 49 bbls. Pork; Schr. John Woodburn, Hamilton, 1573 bbls. Flour; Schr. Edith, Whitby, 1404 bbls. Flour; Schr. Ottawa, Hamilton, 743 bbls. Flour, 1721 bush. Wheat; Schr. Jane & Eliza, Humber, 1500 bbls. flour; Schr. Julia Ann, Toronto, 1200 bush. Wheat; Schr. Sir C. Bagot, Chatham, 11,000 Staves; Brig. General Brock, Port Dalhousie, 82 pcs. Oak Timber.

June 5th - Schr. Brothers, Whitby, 922 bbls. Flour; Schr. George S. Waterberry, Wellington, 401 bbls. Flour, 40 bbls. Pork; Schr. Waterloo, Hamilton, 100 bbls. Flour, 1000 bush. Wheat; Brig. Rachael, Wellington, 375 bbls. Flour, 3700 bush. Wheat; Schr. Rose, Port Credit, 3786 bush. Wheat, 355 bbls. Flour; Schr. J.B. Warner, Bond Head, 600 bbls. Flour; Schr. Elizabeth, 2432 bush. Wheat, 358 bbls. Flour; Prop. Adventure, 900 bbls. Flour; Schr. George Moffatt, Oakville, 3800 bush. Wheat; Schr. Wave, Oswego, Merchandize; Stmr. Rochester, Oswego, Sundries, 2 bbls. Tobacco, 10 hhds Molasses; Stmr. St. Lawrence, Oswego, Sundries, 56 boxs Fruit, 15 lbs. of Crackers; Schr. Anne Jane Browne, 3 bbls. Ashes, 3208 bush. Wheat, 475 bbls. Flour; Schr. Star, Cleveland, 60 tons Coal, 2 bbls. Hams, 1 lot of Grindstones; Schr. Nile, Cobourg, 520 bbls. Flour; Prop. Ireland, Wellington, 1320 bbls. Flour; Schr. Hannah, Cobourg, 610 bbls. Flour; Schr. Carrier Dove, Bronte, 1938 bush. Wheat; Brig. Mohawk, Oshawa, 1488 bbls. Flour; Stmr. Sovereign, Lewiston & Toronto, 374 bbls. Flour; Schr. Royal Tar, Oakville, 3500 bush. Wheat, 651 bbls. Flour; Schr. Sir Robert Peel, Hamilton, 31 bbls. Flour, 21 bbls. Ashes, 172 bbls. Pork, 7 kegs of Lard.

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Kingston News (Kingston, ON), June 8, 1846