The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Oct. 17, 1851

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The City of Kingston


Hereby gives notice that they have recently purchased a Silver Tea Set to be run for at Kingston Bay on the 20th instant, of which all owners of yachts are requested to take notice. The Prize can be seen at Mr. John Duff's Book Store on and after the 14th instant.

Entrance fee for the above race, ___

Tonnage distance allowed.


Oct. 14th, 1851.


15th - Schr. Queen Victoria, Hamilton, 5500 feet square oak timber, 3580 pipe staves, Calvin & Cook.

16th - Str. Novelty, Cape Vincent, in ballast.

Str. Niagara, Oswego, mixed cargo.

Str. Bay State, Ogdensburgh, mixed cargo.


15th - Brig Liverpool, Detroit, 540 bars railroad iron.

Schr. Albatross, Sandusky, 4459 bars railroad iron.

Str. Ontario, Oswego, mixed cargo.

16th - Str. Novelty, Cape Vincent, 386 sheep.

Str. Niagara, Ogdensburgh, mixed cargo.

Str. Bay State, Lewiston, mixed cargo.

Schr. James Morton, Cape Vincent, 20,000 feet sawed lumber.

More Steam Accommodation on Lake Ontario - It will be seen by advertisement, that another splendid steamer, the Maple Leaf, has been placed upon the Ogdensburgh, Kingston, and Toronto route. The name of Capt. Wilkinson, who commands the Maple Leaf, and under whose superintendence she was built and equipped, is an abundant guarantee for the safety and comfort of all who may travel by her. (ad dated Oct. 9th)

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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Oct. 17, 1851