The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 9 Jun 1855

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p.2 Sault Ste. Marie Canal - completed and accepted by state of Michigan. [Chicago Democrat]

- Imports - 6,7.

-Launch of the Bowmanville - On Thursday Captain Perry's new steamer, the Bowmanville, built by Mr. Ault at Portsmouth, was launched in gallant style. The weather was unpropitious, and the crowd from Kingston was not so great as was anticipated. Murdoch's Brass Band was in attendance and did the amiable. The Sir Charles Napier towed her to Kington.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 9 Jun 1855