The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), December 2, 1841

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St. Lawrence Canal - We are glad to see the mercantile body bestirring itself, to promote the immediate completion of the St. Lawrence canal. Nearly four hundred thousand pounds spent on the canal, at Cornwall, is now producing no advantage, as has been the case for several years, for want of its being completed. We understand that a small sum of money would affect the drawing out of some heavy material, this winter, which can only be done on the snow, and thereby advance the opening of the canal one year. A meeting takes place at the exchange, tomorrow, at noon. - Quebec. Gaz.

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Peter Warwick
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St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), December 2, 1841