The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Apr 1865

Full Text

p.3 First Steamer Down the Lake - str. Empress arrives from Port Hope, will run between Ogdensburgh and Montreal.

-The Ferry Steamers - Pierrepont, Gazelle and Watertown switching routes.

-Marine - storm delays departures.

-Opening of Navigation - Hamilton April 6 - Burlington Bay is free of ice.

- Goderich April 6 - str. Huron arrived from Detroit.

-Off The Beach - sch. Hubbard towed to Detroit by tug Kate Moffatt.

[Detroit Tribune]

-Port Stanley - flood gone, harbor is shallow. [London Advertiser]

-For The Lake Shore - sch. Petrel leaving for Port Huron shore. [Detroit Tribune]

-Vessel Sales - barque Mary Roe sold for $9,000, sch. Josephine for $1150.

-Daily Communication With Rochester - Rochester leaves Coburg daily.

Media Type:
Item Type:
Date of Publication:
8 Apr 1865
Local identifier:
Language of Item:
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
Creative Commons licence:
pd [more details]
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
WWW address
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit

My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.

Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 8 Apr 1865