The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Kingston Spectator (Kingston, ON), May 26, 1836


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p.3 Mr Ives' new Schooner was launched at his yard on Tuesday. She is calculated to transport oak timber down the lake, having ports in the stern to receive it and also on deck.

LAKE ONTARIO.

THE STEAM PACKET

CANADA,

Capt. N. Johnson,

Propelled by a Low Pressure Engine of 50 Horse Power,

The Only Steam Boat Which Plies Regularly Between Kingston & Oswego.

Will leave Kingston every Monday, Wednesday and Friday Morning, at half past 8 o'clock, and Oswego every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, at same hour, until further notice; and on Sundays will make an extra trip, leaving Kingston at 6 A.M. and returning the same evening.

The Canada, which has run for many years between Toronto and Niagara, is Schooner Rigged, and is well known to be second to none as a safe Sea Boat. She is well calculated to convey both Freight and Passengers, with safety and expedition.

For Freight or Passage, apply to Messrs. Trowbridge & Grant, Oswego, Messrs. Truax & Phillips, Kingston, or to the Captain on board.

Kingston, May 23rd, 1836.

COMMERCIAL WHARF.

TRUAX & PHILLIPS,

Beg leave to inform the public that they have erected a most commodious New Wharf at the foot of Store Street, on the south side, being the most central and convenient in Kingston, where most of the Steam-boats stop, and directly below the Commercial Hotel. Those who wish to store property, or dispose of it by consignment may rely on the utmost attention of the Subscribers to give satisfaction for all orders they may be favored with in the above line of business.

N.B. - For the accommodation of travellers, there will be a Room fitted up, for the reception of Baggage.

Kingston, 20th May, 1836.

(missing issues until July 21st)


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Date of Original:
May 26, 1836
Local identifier:
KN.4609
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
Rick Neilson
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Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
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Kingston Spectator (Kingston, ON), May 26, 1836