The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Nov. 14, 1863


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p.2 The Grain Trade - The quantity of grain received at this port since Monday morning amounts to about 75,000 bushels. The Kenosha, which has been detained on the Lake for some days by adverse winds, is expected hourly by Messrs. Chaffey Bros. with 15,000 bushels, which will make the total receipts for the week about 100,000 bushels. Very litle more grain is expected to come before the close of the season, probably not more than 10,000 or 12,000 bushels.

p.3 Imports - 13.

Department of Public Works - calling for tenders for purchase of iron screw tug steamers Queen Victoria and Napolean III; built by Napier of Glasgow in 1856, with oscillating engines of 800 nominal and 750 effective horsepower, 495 tons measurement, 16 feet in hold, 30 feet beam, and 173 feet length over all.


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Date of Original:
Nov. 14, 1863
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KN.20434
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), Nov. 14, 1863