The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 4 Apr 1863

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p.2 ad - Extensive Water Power - Rideau Canal - water power and property at Kingston Mills to be auctioned, on a lease renewable every 21 years.

-ad - Signal Lamps For Sale - manufactured by R.M. Horsey, for ship owners and masters.

-ad for M.O.'Gorman, Boat builder, Simcoe St., Kingston.

p.3 Opening of Navigation - barque Sir E. Head sailed from Port Dalhousie for Kingston, Gibraltar and Shickluna to follow. [St. Catherine's Post]

-Opening of Navigation - sch. John Wesley left for Rochester, sch. Petrel arrived from Rochester.

-Oswego, April 4 - Sir E.W. Head, Gibraltar and Shickaluna arrived from Port Dalhousie.

-Saugeen Harbor - has not been closed by ice this winter. [Bruce Vindicator]

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 4 Apr 1863