The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), March 22, 1842


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The America, a new steamer of 60 horse power, built by the Niagara Dock Company for Mr. Bethune, and which is intended to ply between Toronto and Rochester, on Tuesday made a trial trip from this port to Lewiston and back, and performed the distance (14 miles, half against a strong current) in 62 minutes. The America is a handsome, well- fitted boat and looks remarkably well on the waters; her machinery works admirably. - Niagara Chronicle.


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Newspaper
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Clippings
Date of Original:
March 22, 1842
Local identifier:
GLN.20102
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
Peter Warwick
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Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
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Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), March 22, 1842