The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Sept. 7, 1849

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

p.2 arrival of His Excellency the Governor General at Kingston aboard H.M.S. Cherokee, Lt. Davis; received Mayor and City Council while tied up at Queen's Wharf, then departed towards Niagara.

The Thorold Advocate mentions that on Wednesday the 27th inst., the Propeller Oswego, of Oswego, ran against the lower gates of the lock at Port Maitland, carrying both away, and suggests that the Board of Works should keep a supply of gates at each lock in case of such a contingency.

Port of Kingston.

Sept. 5th - Schr. Liverpool, Port Dalhousie, 212 pieces oak timber, Calvin, Cook & Co.

Str. Cataract, Ogdensburgh, gen. cargo.

Str. Niagara, Lewiston, gen. cargo.

Schr. P. Victoria, Chatham, 20,000 staves, Calvin, Cook & Co.

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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Sept. 7, 1849