The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), July 19, 1851

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p.2 Launch - Those who may not have witnessed this exciting and interesting ceremony, can do so this afternoon, by visiting Cantin's shipyard, on the Lachine Canal, at 4 o'clock, when Messrs. Macpherson, Crane & Co's splendid new steamer Champion will be launched from the stocks into her appropriate element, where, we trust, she will have a long and prosperous career. [Montreal Herald]


17th - Schr. Mary, Oswego, 50 bbls. and 250 bags salt, E. Madrell.

Str. Lady of the Lake, Ogdensburgh, mixed cargo.

Schr. Shannon, Chatham, 12,190 staves, Calvin & Cook.

18th - Schr. Mayflower, Colborne, 275 bbls. flour, 115 bush. barley, 6 bbls. pork, 30 bbls. salt, Jas. Morton.

Str. Dawn, Montreal, 125 bars railroad iron, H. & S. Jones.

Schr. Royal Tar, Rondeau, 9,000 pipe staves, Calvin & Cook.

Str. Ontario, Oswego, mixed cargo.

Str. St. Lawrence, Montreal, mixed cargo.


18th - Str. Northerner, Oswego, 3 horses.

Scow James Morton, French Creek, livestock.

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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), July 19, 1851