The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), April 4, 1856

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p.2 Opening of Navigation - The steamer Huron left her wharf yesterday in the presence of a large crowd of spectators, for Milwaukee and Two Rivers, being the first vessel to leave port this season.... [Chicago Citizen, March 27th]

Opening of Navigation - The steamer Highlander left the Genessee River on the 18th ult., for Cobourg and Toronto; and left the latter place for Rochester on Tuesday night.

The Detroit river is open, and Lake St. Clair isfree of ice.

Schooner For Sale - The Sir Charles Metcalfe, 114 tons, wrecked last fall at Wellington, where she now lies hauled up on the shore, will be sold by Public Auction at the Town of Cobourg, on Tuesday the 29th day of April next.

Terms of Purchase will be declared at time of sale. Robert Spratt, Secretary

Provincial Insurance Office, Toronto 16th March.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), April 4, 1856