The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Kingston Gazette (Kingston, ON), 12 Aug 1817


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p.3 arrival of passengers in Frontenac from York, leave next day for Prescott in Frontenac.

Information has reached us, that the Frontenac, on her return from Prescott, on Friday last, 40 miles below Kingston, unfortunately ran upon a rock, and that all efforts to get her off, have as yet, proved ineffectual.

We are informed that the Packet Sch. Farmer's Daughter, Capt. Ingalls, which sails between Kingston and Sacketsharbor, was capsized in a squall, on Thursday morning last, off Bull Rock Point, about 3 or 4 miles this side of Sacketsharbor. Although there were a number of passengers on board, we are happy to state that no lives were lost. She has since been towed into the Harbor.

Sacketsharbor, Aug. 5th - at Sacketsharbor..."The President will embark this afternoon on board the U.S. Brig Jones, commanded by Commodore Woolsey for Niagara...

PORT OF KINGSTON.

ENTERED.

Aug. 4th - Boat Dove, Brockway, from Sacketsharbor, lumber.

5th - Schr. Minerva Ann, Finkle, from York, flour, passengers and baggage.

Sloop Arcadia, Ingersoll, from Sacketsharbor, passengers.

Schr. Bethiah, Hawkins, from Oswego, potash and cattle.

Steam Boat Frontenac, McKenzie, from York, passengers & troops.

7th - Boat Hornet, Wood, from Sacketsharbor, vegetables.

Schr. Commodore Perry, Parker, from do., paper, oil and tobacco.

Schr. Rambler, Cherry, from do., passengers.

9th - Schr. Triumph, Reid, from Sacket's Harbor, cattle, cheese, fish.

Schr. Lady Mealy, Covert, from Bay of Quinte, lumber.

11th - Schr. Leicester, Prime, from Bay of Quinte, potash & flour.

Sloop Arcadia, Ingersoll, from Sacketsharbor, passengers.

Schr. Com. Perry, Parker, from do., snuff, books, sheep and vegetables.

Schr. Com. Owen, Sinclair.

CLEARED.

Aug. 4th - Boat Dove, Brockway, for Sacketsharbor.

Sloop Arcadia, Ingersoll, for do.

Schr. Bethiah, Hopkins, for Oswego.

7th - Schr. Com. Perry, Parker, for Sacketsharbor.

Schr. Rambler, Cherry, for do.

Boat Hornet, Wood, for do.

Steam Boat Frontenac, McKenzie, for Prescott.

8th - Sch. Ann & Jane, Smith, for Burlington, merchandize.

Schr. Wellington, Patterson, for Niagara, merchandize.

9th - Schr. Triumph, Reid, for Sacketsharbor.

Schr. Industry, Sampson, for Niagara, with merchandize.

Sloop Arcadia, Ingersoll, for Sacketsharbor.

Schr. Com. Perry, Parker, for do.


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Date of Publication:
12 Aug 1817
Local identifier:
KN.323
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Rick Neilson
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Kingston Gazette (Kingston, ON), 12 Aug 1817