The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), May 20, 1851

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p.2 The Steamer Admiral - We are glad to learn that this favorite Steamer, will during the season call at Port Colborne, on her passage from Rochester to Toronto, every Monday afternoon about 2 o'clock, and on her passage from Toronto to Rochester, will call at Port Colborne every Saturday evening (weather permitting), about 5 o'clock. This arrangement will accommodate the inhabitants of the Townships of Cramahe, Murray, River Trent, etc.

Welland Canal - From May 5th to 11th inclusive, no less than 127 vessels passed through the Welland Canal. During the same period last year only 61 vessels passed through.


19th - Str. Northerner, Ogdensburgh, mixed cargo.

Schr. Lewis Goler, Oswego, provisions, passengers and baggage.

Str. Ottawa, Montreal, mixed cargo.

New Era, Montreal, mixed cargo.

Schr. Dexter Calvin, Malden, 30,600 West India and pipe staves, Calvin & Cook.

Schr. May Flower, Wellington, 2500 bbls. malt, 40 bbls. flour, 10 bbls. salt, James Morton.

Schr. Queen Victoria, Gosfield, 14,000 pipe and W.I. staves, Calvin & Cook.


17th - Schr. J.B. Skinner, Cleveland, 590 bars railroad iron.

19th - Str. Northerner, Lewiston, passengers and baggage.

Schr. Lewis Goler, Oswego, 64,000 feet sawed Lumber.

ads for steamers Gildersleeve, Highlander, Magnet, St. Lawrence, Prince Albert, Bay State and Ontario. May 20th, 1851.

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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), May 20, 1851