The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 23, 1838


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p.1 Traveller had to be taken on marine railway at Niagara for repairs, to be replaced by St. George; Dolphin takes troops from Dickensons Landing to Kingston.

p.2 effects of Rebellion - H.M. schooner Queen patrolling off Navy Island; H.M.S Traveller involved with rebels on schooners near Bois Blanc Island.

p.3 A schooner came into our harbor during a heavy blow last week, from Long Point, U.C. after a cargo of salt. The article is reported to be scarce in Canada, and worth $4 per barrel. [Oswego Commercial Herald]

The harbor being now ice-locked, the Dolphin having on board several companies of the 83rd Regiment, was unable to come up higher than Gananoque; and the Traveller being frozen in, the Troops were compelled to make use of Sleighs in which they arrived from Gananoque on Sunday, and left yesterday for Toronto.

NOTICE.

A Meeting of the Stockholders of the Steamer Brockville, will be holden at Kingston, on Monday the 5th day of February next, at McDonald's Hotel, on special business. A general attendance is requested.

Signed, F. McAnnany,

Smith Bartlett, Jr.

John Miller,

James Fraser,

James McDonald,

Thos. McNider,

Chas. Hales,

p. Madigan,

Alex'r Ross,

Jos. Corbier.

Kingston, 4th Jan'y, 1838.


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Item Type:
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Date of Original:
Jan. 23, 1838
Local identifier:
KN.5012
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
Rick Neilson
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), Jan. 23, 1838