The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), March 24, 1873


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p.1 Trade and Navigation of Kingston for 1872 - customs figures on number of steamers and sailing vessels inwards and outwards, value of imports, exports, etc.

p.2 North Shore Transportation Company - At the last meeting of the shareholders of the above company, held in London recently, the yearly report mentioned that in consequence of railway competition, the coasting trade had become unprofitable, and it was considered prudent, under the circumstances, to dispose of three boats, the property of the company. The prices realized for them were: Shickluna, $30,000; City of London, $21,500; and Georgian, $10,000. The net assets, divided from these sales, after paying all present known liabilities $48,000 will be divided equitably among the shareholders. The directors recommended the suspension of the company's operations in the meantime.


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March 24, 1873
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KN.25951
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English
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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), March 24, 1873