The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Weekly British Whig (Kingston, ON), 4 Sep 1856

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p.2 Steamer Magnet - This fine Steamer, during the intense fog of Tuesday morning, went on shore near Point Frederick, in Kingston Harbor. The Arabian took down her passengers to Prescott. In the course of the day the Magnet was hauled off without damaged, and resumed her usual business the same evening.

Imports - Sept.1st - Str. New Era, Montreal, (gen. cargo)

Str. Cataract, Lewiston, (gen. cargo).

Str. Passport, Ogdensburgh, (gen. cargo).

Sept. 2nd - Str. Banshee, Montreal, (gen. cargo).

Sept. 3rd - Str. New York, Ogdensburgh, (gen. cargo).

Schr. Theresa, Chicago, 14,021 bush. wheat, Holcomb & Henderson.

Sloop Rough & Ready, Clayton, 28 cords firewood, John Roderick.

Str. Colonist, Chicago, 367 bbls. flour, Holcomb & Henderson.

Sept. 5, 1856

p.2 Imports - 5th - Schr. Forwarder, Oswego, 50 barrels salt, 10 barrels water lime, Wm. Anglin.

Str. New York, Oswego, (gen. cargo).

Police Court - Sept. 4th - Three hands belonging to the steamer Dawn, named Thomas Moreau, ___ Donoghue and ___ Divine, were brought up by Mr. Edward Smith, in charge of the store and wharf belonging to H. & S. Jones at Port Sydney, about three miles below this city, charged with having broken into the store on Tuesday last, and abstracted from a case of goods, damaged by the sinking of the propeller Protection... [News}

Sept. 6, 1856

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Weekly British Whig (Kingston, ON), 4 Sep 1856