The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 29 Apr 1873

Full Text

p.2 Welland Canal - Port Colborne, April 28 - Up; Down.

-Cornwall - prop. Lake Michigan left for Montreal.

-City Council - wharf extension by-law passed.

-ad for Vermont Central Steamers - Northern Transportation Co. -2 daily lines between Ogdensburg and Chicago, with schedule -running 21 steamers.

p.3 Life Boats - There seems to be a tendency to discourage the use of life-boats on board steamers engaged in the passenger trade, the argument against them being that in 9 cases out of 10 they are rarely brought into practical service.

-The Harbor - Enterprize, America and Picton arrived.

-The Northern Transportation Company - 2 steamers pass Cape Vincent daily.

Media Type:
Item Type:
Date of Publication:
29 Apr 1873
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
Comment on this item
Groups of Related Records
Kingston Newspaper clippings
Other Web sites/External links
Daily British Whig, 29 April 1873 Daily British Whig, 29 April 1873
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.

British Whig (Kingston, ON), 29 Apr 1873