The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), Aug. 21, 1847

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p.2 The Late Riot - on Princess Royal - a letter giving Rev. Bernard J. Higgins' explanation of his involvement. (full column)

p.3 The St. Lawrence Canal - This gigantic and important work is now near its completion. The Lachine Canal having been closed for the purpose of finishing that portion of it, upon the same scale with the Cornwall, this will take about four weeks, by which time, that, as well as all above the Long Sault, will be in full operation and Steamers and vessels drawing 9 feet water will then be able to proceed from Lake Huron to the ocean. [Cornwall Observer]

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Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), Aug. 21, 1847