The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), March 28, 1874

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p.2 The Harbour - There is still a great quantity of ice in the harbour, and the only means of crossing is by the ice boats. Two steamers are to try this afternoon to break the barrier, on the side of which next the island the water is quite clear of ice.

Bonues & Taxation - discussed by City Council - John Brokenshire had asked for remission of taxes; he had been asked to build a pump factory on the Welland Canal; he wanted to erect a larger building, but did not want to be taxed higher than he was now.

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Rick Neilson
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Daily News (Kingston, ON), March 28, 1874