The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), May 16, 1864

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p.2 The American Steamer Ontario tested the strength of one of the strongly built corners of the new United States Wharf on Saturday. Coming in contact with it at a decreased speed the strong oak guard which protects her sides was crushed in and splintered considerably, attesting to the solidity of the new structure.

p.3 Imports - 13th - Scow New Broom, Point Peninsula, J Eccles, 5 tons hay.

Barque Advance, Chicago, Chaffey & Bros, 10,116 bus wheat.

Sloop Dauntless, Sacketts Harbor - H Wilder, 80 bus apples.

Schr Harriet Ann, Oswego, T Hendry & Co, 100 bbls salt.

Str Pierrepont, (mixed cargo)

Prince Alfred, Milwaukie, G Chaffey & Bros, 19,700 bus wheat.

Schr Free Trader, Wellington, 2000 bus peas.

Scow Mary, Smith's Falls, 20,300 sawed shingles.

Scow Lark, Gananoque, 10,154 ft lumber, 2 tns scythe snaiths.

Schr Garibaldi, Toronto, 5691 bus wheat, 300 bbls flour.

Str Bay of Quinte, 25 hd cattle, 2 horses, 1 bx, 1 bbl eggs, 1 horse, 1 parcel.

Barge Mary, Montreal, J C & Co, 17 hhds sugar, 25 bbls sugar, 10 bbls barley, 11 bbls salt, 100 bxs pipes, 50 tinnets lard; Fraser & George, 3 bbls whale oil, 1 bbl engine oil; C Heath, 1 bbl lard oil.

Str Passport, Hamilton, Pass and baggage.

Str Ottawa, Montreal, 10 bbls plaster, 90 bars iron, 32 pcs mdze.

Barque Gibraltar, Bay City.

Schr Canada, Oswego, 110,000 ft lumber.

Barque America, Montreal.

Schr Two Brothers, do, 180 tons iron ore.

Str Ottawa, Montreal.

Clearances - 14th - Str Passport, Montreal.

Str Ottawa, Hamilton.

Schr John Potter, do, 95 cords wood.

Schr Jenny Lind, Toronto, 95 cords wood.

Schr Free Trader, Picton, 25 sacks salt.

Str Bay of Quinte, Belleville, 93 kegs mdze.

Schr Harriet Annie, Bath.

Barque Advance, Wallaceburg.

Scow Lark, Gananoque, 2 tons bolt iron.

American Express Line - For Sackets Harbor, Oswego, Rochester, Toronto and Lewiston - The Steamer Ontario, Capt. Estes, will leave the United States wharf at 6 a.m.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), May 16, 1864