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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Aug. 26, 1878

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Royal Mail and Express Line of Steamers

Time of Departure from Kingston, commencing Tuesday, 8th July:

At 5:30 P.M. for Toronto and Hamilton, calling at Cobourg, Port Hope, and Bowmanville, Daily, Mondays excepted (weather permitting).

At 5:00 A.M. for Gananoque, Brockville, Prescott, Cornwall and Montreal, Daily (Mondays excepted) passing through the delightful scenery of the Thousand Islands and all the Rapids of the St. Lawrence by daylight, connecting at Montreal with the steamers for Quebec, Murray Bay, Riviere du Loup, Cacouna, Tadoussac and the far-famed River Saguenay, also with the Gulf Ports Steamship Company for all ports in the Maritime Provinces.


At 4 a.m. on Tuesday, Thursday, and Sunday for Clayton, Alexandria Bay, Brockville and Prescott.

At 7 p.m. for Oswego and Charlotte.

Fare to Alexandria Bay, and Return, same day, $1.

For Passage Tickets and any information apply at the Lake and River Steamboat Office, St. Lawrence Wharf, foot of Johnson Street.

Kingston, Aug. 26th, 1878 C.H. Hatch, Passenger Agent.

p.3 Marine Notes

Port Colborne, Aug. 26th - Up - schrs. Manzanilla, Hamilton, Ashtabula, light; Cortez, Charlotte, Milwaukee, coal; props. Vanallen, Montreal, Chatham, light; Lowell, Ogdensburg, Toledo, gen. cargo; Celtic, Montreal, Windsor, light.

Down - schrs. Bavaria, Toledo, Garden Island, timber; W.A. Lydon, Black River, Toronto, coal; A.W. Luckey, Black River, Toronto, coal; Huron, Detroit, Kingston, grain; H.W. Johnson, Port Huron, New York, blank; Montmorency, Grand Haven, Clayton, timber; Gulnair, Toledo, Kingston, wheat; Guiding Star, Detroit, Kingston, wheat; Hyderabad, Chicago, Kingston, corn; G.G. Houghton, Milwaukee, Port Colborne, corn; barges Clyde, Toledo, Kingston, timber; Grimsby, Detroit, Kingston, wheat; steambarge Clinton, Colchester, Kingston, blank; prop. St. Albans, Chicago, Ogdensburg, gen. cargo.

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Aug. 26, 1878