The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 Apr 1862

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p.2 Gunboats For the Lakes - Mr. Ericcson can build a craft with 6'6" draft to go through Erie Canal to destroy hostile vessels on Lakes.

-Kingston Commerce and Marine - Bay of Quinte ready to start; Protection is loading; 3 schooners arrive at Garden Island.

-Steamer Clifton - Capt. Smith to start for Collingwood soon. [Owen Sound paper]

-Marine News at Charlotte - schooners Minnesota and Charm sail; schooner Petrel arrives; sch. Commerce and steamer Maple Leaf to leave. [Roch. Union]

-Navigation On the River St. Clair - now clear; Seabird arrives from Port Huron. [Detroit Tribune 16th]

-The Brig Deshler - received $3000 in repairs, to be commanded this year by Capt. Stringleman; Patrick Tregent is owner. [Det. Trib. 14th]

-Arrived From Below - a list of 24 vessels which have arrived up since Saturday noon. [ibid]

-Imports - 19,21; Exports - 19,21.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 22 Apr 1862