The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 Apr 1863

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p.2 Arrival of the Happy Jack - with load of apples.

p.3 K.C. & M. - Messrs. Jacques, Tracy & Co. have issued strict orders for their vessels to lay up on Sunday.

-First Transhipment Cargo - wheat brought by sch. Mary Grover for Holcomb and Cowan.

-Port of Kingston - sch. Lily Dawn arrives from Goderich with wheat for Mr. Berry.

-First Cargo of the Season - by sch. Marco Polo.

-The Milling Business on the Welland Canal - by Messrs. Norris & Neelon and others. [Post]

-Navigation Open - Straits of Mackinac open.

-Opening of Navigation - bay in front of Belleville open, ferry running.

-The Ploughboy - left Detroit for Malden, to go on Collingwood-Sault route.

-Mr. Dickinson to have 9 freight and tug steamers - Bytown, Britannia, Erie, Prescott, England, Leeds, Lily, Breeze and John Stewart, 45 barges.

-Imports - 25.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 Apr 1863