The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Lake Ontario
Baltimore Patriot, 13 Jun 1826, p. 2

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Lake Ontario.--We have been informed by a gentleman from Lake Ontario, that the steam boats on that lake, have been newly fitted up. The Ontario, on the American side, is still under the command of Captain Vaughn; the Frontenac, on the British side, is in charge of her old Captain, Mackenzie; and the new boat Queenston, is commanded by Captain Whiting; all well known and esteemed by travellers. The lines of steam boats from Kingston to Prescott, and from Sackett's Harbor to Ogdensburgh, are good; and the excellent line of stages from Prescott to Montreal, will render the trip from the Niagara Falls to Lower Canada, both pleasant and agreeable.-- N. Y. Com. Adv.

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13 Jun 1826
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Mackenzie, James ; Whiting, Captain ; Vaughn, William
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.795555 Longitude: -77.905555
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Lake Ontario