The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), March 17, 1837

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p.1 Route from Bytown to Lake Nipissing - description by someone who made the trip. (1 1/2 columns)

p.2 The Marine Railway - We are happy to say that this interesting work is fast advancing towards completion with an expedition highly creditable to the talents and industry of Mr. McIntyre, the superintendent. The Railway, we understand, will be ready to receive vessels by the first of June. [Chronicle]

p.3 Commerce of Lake Erie - The Black Rock Advocate announces the launch of the steamboat New England at that place, and adds that another larger steamer was immediately put upon the stocks. Fifteen steamboats are now building to meet the increase of commerce on that Lake.

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), March 17, 1837