The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 14 Dec 1853

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p.2 Rochester, Dec.7 - schooner Ontonagon towed into Charlotte, Palestine still ashore. [Rochester Union]

-Flour and Grain at Cape Vincent - two steamers, three props, nineteen sailing vessels at Cape on Tuesday.

-Ship Building - The keel of a new vessel has been laid down in the ship-yard adjoining the harbor at Port Hope, and the following are her dimensions: - Length of keel, 125 feet; breadth of beam, 29 feet 10 inches; depth of hold, 10 feet 6 inches. W.S. Marsh, Esq., Capt. T.F. Janes of Port Hope, and Edward Berry, Esq. of Quebec are the owners, and Mr. N. Collins is the builder.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 14 Dec 1853