The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Aug. 15, 1849


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

p.2 We published in our columns a few weeks past a notice that the brig Iroquois would sail direct from this place for California by way of the river and Gulf of St. Lawrence. We are informed that an application was made to the Canadian authorities for permission to pass down the river, which, on the grounds of reciprocity, was not granted. Their reasons we will give more at length at some future time. So the California expedition fails to be carried into execution which would undoubtedly have been done by the enterprising proprietors of said vessel, had permission been granted of passing down the river. [ Sackett's Harbor Observer]

p.3

Port of Kingston.

Aug. 13th - Str. Genesee Chief, Rochester, passengers.

Schr. Durham, Oshawa, gen. cargo.

Schr. Lady Bagot, Thorold, 1537 bbls. flour, Jas. Fraser.

Schr. Queen Victoria, Stony Creek, 100 pieces oak timber, 1000, Calvin, Cook & Co.

Str. City of Toronto, 67 bbls. pork, 14 cwt. bacon, Mr. Kearney; 4 bbs. ashes, Gillespie & Co., Montreal, 4 do., Macpherson & Crane.

(note - copied verbatim, but seems to be a copy of yesterday's port arrivals)


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Date of Original:
Aug. 15, 1849
Local identifier:
KN.5746
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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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Aug. 15, 1849