The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 29 Apr 1872

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p.2 The Navigation - Spartan and Corinthian left harbor; the new prop. Ocean, a sister to the China, arrived from Port Dalhousie furnished with a saloon for passengers.

-sch. Elvina to go on ways at Marine Railway; barge Frank of M.T. Co. is to be launched fully repaired.

-a list of departures; tug Lady Franklin got off beach and arrived in port; sch. Laurel sold to Mr. Towers for $1800.

-Pleasure Travel - Canadian Inland Navigation - .."the Magnet and Kingston have been planked on the bottom, says the Montreal Herald, making them stronger than even the composite vessels, and completing the work of a similar kind performed on the regular mail fleet"... details of summer's operations, and a list of steamers with their captains.

-Vessels Passed Through the Welland Canal - April 27 - Up, Down (being a list of vessels passing Port Colborne and usually including their port of departure, cargo and destination - henceforth V.P.T.W.C.)

-ad for Pierrepont on Kingston and Gananoque Route, C. Hinckley Jr., Master.

p.3 Imports - 26.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 29 Apr 1872