The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), June 4, 1844


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p.2 Improvement of Brantford - excavation for the stone locks at the head of the canal will be completed in two or three weeks - contractors Messrs. Walker, Hocking and Brown; canal work carried out by Grand River Navigation Co. [Courier]

Public Improvements of Port Burwell - improvement of the harbor to be undertaken by the Board of Works; even in its present state, a considerable quantity of wheat and lumber is shipped from here. [St. Thomas Standard, May 30th]

The Frontenac - We are requested to state that this steamer, having completed her alterations, has resumed her business on Lake Ontario for the season. (last line missing)

p.3 To Bring the Drowned to Life - hints from the Surgeon General of the American Shipwreck Society.

FOR MONTREAL DIRECT.

The New Low Pressure Steam Boat

CALEDONIA.

Will leave Kingston for Montreal, every Friday, at 2 o'clock, P.M., descending all the Rapids of the St. Lawrence.

For Freight or Passage, apply to the Captain on Board, or to

MACPHERSON & CRANE.

Kingston, June 4th, 1844.

FOR MONTREAL DIRECT.

The New Low Pressure Steam Boat

BYTOWN.

Will leave Kingston for Montreal, every Wednesday, at 2 o'clock, P.M., descending all the Rapids of the St. Lawrence.

For Freight or Passage, apply to the Captain on Board, or to

MACPHERSON & CRANE.

Kingston, June 4th, 1844.


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Date of Original:
June 4, 1844
Local identifier:
KN.5174
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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British Whig (Kingston, ON), June 4, 1844