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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 Apr 1858

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p.2 steamer Pontiac owned by Union Forwarding Co. to run on Ottawa River. [Pembroke Observer 24th]

-A Canadian Steamer Burned - A telegram to the Montreal Gazette announces that the steamer Traveller was burnt at Etchemin, on Friday last. She was insured for $1250 at the Unity and the Home offices. No details of the catastrophe are given.

-Laying Up of the Lake Boats - Western World, Plymouth Rock, Mississippi, Southern Michigan, City of Buffalo, Western Metropolis, Queen of the West, Crescent City and St . Lawrence, Buckeye State - all passenger boats owned by railroad companies. [Detroit Free Press]

-Imports - 28,29; Exports - 27,28.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 Apr 1858