The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), June 20, 1856

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p.2 steamers Fashion and British Empire collide 1 1/2 miles above Lachine, Empire sinks in 5 minutes.

The Schooner J.G. Beard - The above is the name of a new schooner, built during the past season at Oakville, owned by J.G. Beard, Esq., coal merchant, of this city. On Saturday afternoon last, a number of the owner's friends were invited to take a sail round the bay in the new craft; and a very pleasant excursion it was. A sumptuous lunch was served on deck, at which about fifty gentlemen sat down; among whom were several members of the corporation, and some of the principal merchants of the city. [Globe]

p.3 Imports - 17-19; Exports - 17.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), June 20, 1856