The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Apr 1861

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p.2 Kingston Assizes - Hinckley vs Gildersleeve - about ferry to Wolfe Island; mentions Walter Shanly, Pierrepont and Gazelle.

p.3 Navigation On Lake Huron - sch. Royal Albert arrives at Collingwood.

-The Zimmerman - Capt. Milloy; overhauled internally and externally; inspected by Government Inspector.

-new steamer Queen Victoria, Capt. Bowie; Phoenix; Prince of Wales, Capt. H.W. Sheppard.

-Dickinson's line on Rideau and Ottawa - includes upper cabin steamers Ottawa and Victoria on Rideau; on Ottawa River - England, Prescott, Breeze, Lily, John Stewart, Ottawa, Alma, Alert, June, Leeds + 40 barges.

-Imports - 25,26.

-ad for Gazelle, Arch'd McLennan master, on Kingston-Gananoque route.

-ad for Pierrepont, Coleman Hinckley master, on Kingston to Cape Vincent route via Wolfe Island Canal.

-ad for Walter Shanly, John Trowell, on Kingston-Cape Vincent route.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 27 Apr 1861