The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 22, 1862

Full Text

p.2 Federal Gunboats Building at Ogdensburg - a letter to editor warning of threat of 12-14 new propellers being built stronger than normal; wants stronger British naval force stationed at Kingston.

Steamboat Inspection - The Case of the Prescott - We recently reported the case of Fessenden vs Weir, and also Fessenden vs Dickinson, for illegally acting as an engineer in the first case, and for illegally employing a person not an engineer in the second case, both of which suits were taken en delibere by the Police Magistrate on arguments submitted by Mr. Abbott, counsel for the defendants. Yesterday the Magistrate gave judgement, condemning Weir to pay the statute fine of $200 or be imprisoned for one month; and Dickinson a like sum or the like punishment. [Montreal Gazette]

p.3 died - Joseph Doyle, Forwarder and Shipowner, aged 46.. (Doyle's wharf ?)

Media Type:
Item Type:
Date of Original:
Feb. 22, 1862
Local identifier:
Language of Item:
Rick Neilson
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
WWW address
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit

My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.

Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 22, 1862