The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), April 19, 1853

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p.2 Accident To The Queen City - A dispatch to the Albany Evening Journal, under date of 14th inst., says:

Dunkirk, April 14th, 10 a.m. - The Queen City, from Detroit, coming into this harbor last night about 12 o'clock, struck the rocks at the Light House, and is now lying upon them scuttled.

She has about 3 feet water in hold. She had on board about 300 passengers, who are now being landed in small boats. Extent of damage not ascertained.

Opening of the Provincial Canals - [Quebec Gazette]

New Schooner - We have much pleasure in publishing the following statements in reference to a new vessel now building at Colborne, by P.M. Grover, Esq., one of the most enterprising gentlemen in that section of country. This vessel is of the latest and most improved build, and is calculated to carry 150,000 feet of lumber. [Brighton Sentinel]

Notice - The Steamer NEW ERA, Capt. Parker, Will leave the Commercial Wharf, for Dickenson's Landing, Prescott and Ogdensburgh, calling at intermediate ports, on Tomorrow (Wednesday) Morning, the 20th inst., at 7 o'clock. Kingston, April 19th, 1853.

Notice - The Steamer MAGNET, Capt. Sutherland, Will leave for Toronto and Hamilton, calling at intermediate ports, this afternoon, at 3 o'clock. Kingston, April 19th.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), April 19, 1853