The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Montreal Gazette (Montreal, QC), July 6, 1842


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(copied from Whig by Montreal Gazette, July 6, 1842)

p.2 Gallant Conduct - On Tuesday evening last, one of the small steamers that belongs to the Kingston Forwarding Trade, chanced to run ashore at the back of Cedar Island. This being in view of H.M. Dockyard, Mr. Bedford, First Lieutenant of H.M.S. Niagara, and Mr. Lowder, First Lieutenant of the Royal Marines, with a party of sailors and mariners, jumped into a Dock Yard boat and in the twinkling of a bed-post, by the judicious application of chains, etc, righted the little steamer, and sent her down the St. Lawrence on her road rejoicing.


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Date of Original:
July 6, 1842
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KN.5086
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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Montreal Gazette (Montreal, QC), July 6, 1842