The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Nov. 22, 1853

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p.2 The Sault Ste. Marie Canal - how Hincks was involved.

Ashore - The Detroit Advertiser says the brig Sultan went ashore on the point about 40 miles south of Mackinaw, on Lake Huron. She was heavily laden with railroad iron, and it is thought she will go to pieces.

The Cleveland Board of Trade have resolved to memoralize Congress for the construction of a ship canal around Niagara Falls, on the American side, alleging that the imposition of discriminating tolls on American vessels through the Welland Canal, as proposed in the last Canadian Parliament, would act as a prohibition, and strike down American capital more than sufficient to build the proposed canal.

Nov. 23, 1853


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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Nov. 22, 1853