The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), May 14, 1849

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(from bound volume of originals at Queen's University - Special Collections)


Port of Kingston.

May 11th - Str. Prince of Wales, Belleville, gen. cargo.

May 12th - Schr. Belle, Chatham, 125 bbls. pork, 2 do. lard, 7 do. potash, Hooker, Henderson & Co.; 1 bbl. potatoes, Macpherson & Crane.

Schr. Highland Chief, Darlington, 800 bbls. flour, H. & S. Jones, 8 bush. wheat, D. Johnson.

Schr. Ocean, Oshawa, 807 bbls. flour, 100 bbls. ashes, H. & S. Jones, 431 bbls. flour, 5 do. pork, Macpherson & Crane; 28 bbls. oatmeal, 6 do. flour.

Schr. George Moffatt, Oakville, 810 bbls. flour, Hooker, Holton & Co.


Notice is hereby given that the steamer St. Peter, as she now lies in the St. Lawrence, in front of the St. Mary's Foundry will be sold by Public Auction at this Office, on Monday the 21st inst., at the hour of twelve o'clock.

The Vessel is supplied with two engines of 30 horse power, each in good order, manufactured by Mr. Parkyn, and she is well adopted as a tug boat.

All information required, with regard to Terms, etc., may be had by application to this Office.

By order,

THOMAS A. BEGLY, Secretary.

Department of Public Works, 11th May, 1849.

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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), May 14, 1849