The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 Apr 1862


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p.2 The Treaty of Ghent - discusses use of Rideau and St. Lawrence canals for gunboats.

-letter to editor regarding Spring Walk #6 - "150 empty stave cribs made ready to receive staves to forward to Lower Canada. The Wellington is chartered to Messrs. Chaffey & Bros. The Hercules, however, is not chartered, but will be in our towing business as formerly." Birch withes are not the best for rafting purposes - "iron wood and oak are superior, and are the kinds used by us for the purpose." signed by Calvin & Breck.

-The American Line Steamers - Cataract, Ontario and Bay State's schedules discussed.

-St. Lawrence canals to open on May 5th.

-Imports - 25,26.


Media Type:
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Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Date of Publication:
28 Apr 1862
Local identifier:
KN.9232
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Donor:
Rick Neilson
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pd [more details]
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 28 Apr 1862