The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 Jun 1874

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p.2 The Harbor - arrivals and departures.

-W.C. - 24.; a new tug built in Buffalo for Mr. C.H. Carter called Salty Jack is at Port Colborne.

-The Reciprocity Treaty - article 5 - Canada agrees to enlarge canals between Lake Erie and Montreal, to admit vessels drawing 12' water, 270 x 45 x 12 to be lock size.

- article 7 throws open the inland coasting trade to the vessels of either country.

- article 8 provides for equality of tolls levied on Canadian and American vessels passing through canals.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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British Whig (Kingston, ON), 25 Jun 1874