The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Weekly British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Nov 1856

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p.2 It has frequently been alleged by those whose local interests are opposed to through trade between the far West and Europe, that the successful experiment of the Dean Richmond, on that route, would lead to nothing. Those persons will find their mistake on learning that Messrs. Cameron, Barry & Co., foreign marine brokers in Chicago, have advertised for two vessels for Europe, one to load lumber on Lake Huron or Lake Erie for a port inside the Straits of Gibraltar, and not higher up than Valencia, with return cargo of fruit and wine, directed to Chicago; the other to load at Chicago or Milwaukee, for the United Kingdom, on the opening of navigation.

p.3 Imports - Nov. 25th - Schooner Adelaide, Oswego, 25 bbls. fish, J. Carruthers; 142 pieces of merchandise, owners at Picton.

Flour and Tallow Picked Up - Picked up on the False Duck Island Seventeen Barrels of Flour and Three Barrels of Tallow. Apply to Frederick Swetman.

False Ducks Light House. Nov. 20th, 1856.

Nov. 28, 1856

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Weekly British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Nov 1856