The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 10 Sep 1856


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p.2 Loss of the Barque Maid of the West - We regret to have to record the total loss of the barque Maid of the West, on Lake Michigan, on the 2nd inst. She was bound from this port to Chicago, with a cargo of salt and lumber. Crew saved. Vessel only partially insured. We feel certain that the public will deeply regret the owners' loss - Messrs. Wallace & Doyle, of this city, - as they are heavy losers by the accident.

Imports - Sept. 9th - Str. Kingston, Ogdensburgh, (gen. cargo).

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

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

Exports - Sept. 9th - Schooner A.J. Gibbs, Cleveland, 171 tons iron ore.

NEW YORK STATE FAIR

AT WATERTOWN, N.Y.

Sept. 30th, Oct. 1st, 2nd and 3rd

Also

PROVINCIAL FAIR OF CANADA,

AT KINGSTON,

Sept. 23rd, 24th, 25th and 26th.

Fare from Sackett's Harbour to Watertown, by Railroad 53 cents.

Fare from Cape Vincent to Watertown, 50 cents.

The American Steamboat Company will convey Passengers to and from the New York State Fair at Watertown, and Provincial Fair, at Kingston, at half-price. Meals and State Rooms extra.

Steamers leave Lewiston and Niagara daily (Sundays excepted) at 4 p.m., Rochester 10 p.m., Oswego 9 a.m.

Steamers leave Ogdensburgh at 6 p.m. and Brockville at 7 p.m. daily, arriving at Cape Vincent the same evening.

It being understood passengers are to pay full fare, and receive a ticket to return free, at any time within five days after the 3rd October.

Stock and all articles for exhibition will be taken at low rates.

N.B. Tickets can be procured at all the offices of the Company, and on board the Steamers, on and after the 20th September.

J. Van Cleve, Treasurer,

Office of the Ontario & St. Lawrence Steamboat Company

Oswego, Sept. 1st, 1856.


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Date of Publication:
10 Sep 1856
Local identifier:
KN.7730
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 10 Sep 1856