The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 31 Aug 1875


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p.2 W.C. - 30.

p.3 Swift's Wharf - the steamers which called.

-River Dredging - by Mr. Daley's 2 powerful steam dredges from Napanee to Bay of Quinte, 10' deep, 70' wide.

-Hard Times - freight on lumber used to be $1 to $1.25 per thousand ft.; vessels now carry it at 75 ¢ Am. currency and do their own loading. [Intelligencer]

-Regatta - International Regatta to be held at Charlotte on 14th, 15th, but it conflicts with dates at Cobourg and Belleville. [Hamilton Times]


Media Type:
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Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Date of Publication:
31 Aug 1875
Local identifier:
KN.13077
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Donor:
Rick Neilson
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pd [more details]
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 31 Aug 1875