Prince of Wales (Bark), 1 May 1862
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"We have now lying at the C. W. Railway Block a large three master, the PRINCE OF WALES, of St. Catharines, taking on a cargo of oil to be taken hence direct to Liverpool; so that the experiment of shipment hence, direct, will soon be put to the test, and we hope with favorable success.
The PRINCE OF WALES will carry about 3,000 barrels, most of which she will take on board here, and the balance at Mooretown at which place Mr. Bush, the owner has about 800 barrels.
Friday, May 2, 1862
FOR LIVERPOOL. - The bark PRINCE OF WALES is at present taking on a cargo of oil at Port Sarnia for Liverpool and will take her departure in a few days. -- Detroit Free Press.
Buffalo Daily Republic
Monday, May 5, 1862
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Schooner SLIGO. [C]. Of 400 tons. Built at St. Catharines in 1860 by L. Shickluna. Owned by Graham & Co. Home port, St. Catharines. Value, $15,000. Class A 2. REMARKS. -- 3 masts. Formerly PRINCE OF WALES. Repaired in 1874.
National Board of Lake Underwriters
Lake Vessel Classification for 1875.
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- William R. McNeil
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