The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Kingston News (Kingston, ON), Sept. 14, 1846

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p.2 Dreadful Catastrophe - Seventeen or Eighteen Lives Lost - masons and laborers have been working on Cedar Island building redoubt; on Saturday night about 23 or 24 crowded into a rowboat to cross over to mainland; boat upset, 17 bodies recovered; public meeting held to help families. (full column)

p.3 Navigation of American Canals - We learn from the American papers that there are several British bottoms plying on U.S. canals, and that all that is necessary to entitle the owners of such boats to this privilege, is to conform with the regulations established by the Canal Board, and now in force.

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Rick Neilson
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Kingston News (Kingston, ON), Sept. 14, 1846