The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), June 27, 1861


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p.2 Launch - A fine barque of about 500 tons, named the Southampton, was launched from the shipyard of Messrs. Calvin & Breck, Garden Island, on Tuesday afternoon. The Southampton is owned and has been built by the Messrs. Calvin; she is adapted for any trade, either for carrying lumber or grain, or for an Atlantic voyage. She now floats on the water like a duck. After the launch had been completed Mr. Calvin entertained his friends, the spectators (about 400 persons) to refreshments, consisting of tea, coffee, temperance beverages, etc.

Prince Alfred In Kingston - aboard str. Kingston.

Customs Imports -


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Newspaper
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Date of Original:
June 27, 1861
Local identifier:
KN.23628
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
Rick Neilson
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Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
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Daily News (Kingston, ON), June 27, 1861