The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 Apr 1863

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p.3 K.C. & M. - the steamer Kingston proceeded this morning to Gananoque to take in wood, and left Kingston at 6 o'clock this evening for Toronto. She will return on Tuesday morning, being the first passenger boat for Montreal this season. (taking place of Banshee)

-steamer Clyde - description, overhauled, can accommodate 30-40 passengers.

-First canal Voyage From Kingston - sch. J.C. Wheeler first to go to Lake Erie and back, in 12 days.

-Collision - str. Pierrepont and Am. schooner on lake, light damage.

-details of Mr. Dickinson's business - 9 steamers and 49 barges. [Ottawa Union]

-Union Forwarding Co. - steamers Ann Sisson, Emerald, Oregon, Snow Bird, and Pontiac ; has chartered steamers Calumet and Pembroke.

-Canadian Ice For Chicago - 1000 tons purchased at Toronto. [Globe]

-Imports - 28-30.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 Apr 1863