The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Acadia (Propeller), 2 Dec 1870

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      Hamilton Harbor. - The Times of Tuesday says: Our wharves now commence to indicate the near approach of the close of navigation. Several vessels have already been stripped of their canvas and gone into winter quarters, and others are undergoing the same operation. The ACADIA has laid up at Mackay's wharf. The steamer OSPREY arrived last night, and this evening will leave for Port Dalhousie dry dock, where she will winter. The propellers EAST and BRANTFORD arrived to-day. The former will lay up at Port Dalhousie, and the latter is going to load here and endeavor to get back to Montreal. If the weather is unfavorable, she will discharge cargo at Prescott and go into winter quarters at Kingston. The steamers of the Montreal line have ceased running, and, as far as we can ascertain, the only vessels now expected up are the propeller DOMINION and the steamer HURON. Taking all in all the season has been one that vessel owners cannot much complain of.
      Detroit Free Press
      Friday, December 2, 1870

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Acadia (Propeller), 2 Dec 1870