The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 May 1863

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p.2 New Chart of Lake Ontario - for sale at Hamel's Book Store.

p.3 K.C. & M. - 30-40 craft in harbor.

-Tug Phoenix - burned near Oliver's Ferry, Rideau Canal.

-Lake Superior Mail Company - G.T.R. steamer Michigan to carry mails between Collingwood and Fort William.

-Collision - between Alliance and Uncle Tom in Welland Canal.

-Strike - at Buffalo among grain shovellers and stevedores.

-The St. Helen - enlarged, commanded by Capt. Smith, on Trenton to Montreal route.

-Canal Tolls - same toll as before, cites case of sch. Chieftain with cargo of oil.

-Imports - 16.

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16 May 1863
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 May 1863