The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 24 Apr 1866

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p.3 Police Court - Joseph Bruce, an Indian pilot, drunk, sent to Garden Island.

-Kingston Commerce & Marine - first cargoes arriving, vessels departing.

-Royal Mail Line - first steamer to leave on Thursday.

-Consolidation - the three large forwarding firms in Kingston - Glassford, Jones & Co., J.R. Henderson & Co., and Geo. Chaffey & Bros., have consolidated their interests in one firm for forwarding of grain from Kingston to Montreal; they have 4 elevators (2 are new).

-Vessels Passed Through Welland Canal - 21.

-Lake Michigan - navigation has started.

-Imports - 21,23.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 24 Apr 1866