The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 21 Jun 1852

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p.2 Sale of H.M. Steamship Mohawk - bought by Messrs. Park & Co. of Amherstburgh; they plan to take out the 2 engines and build two Propellers for the engines, and turn hull into schooner. "The vessel was paid off in Kingston Dock Yard, on Saturday last. Capt. Herbert and the other Officers return to England immediately. Thus ends the Naval Establishment on the great American Lakes."

-Melancholy Accident - a hand from steamer New Era fell from the gangway and drowned.

-Welland Canal - 109 vessels through in week ending June 9.

-Imports - 11?; Exports - 16,17.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 21 Jun 1852