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Year:  1831 
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Anti-Masonic Express (Rochester, NY), Aug. 9, 1831 
TextNewspapers  Anti-Masonic Express (Rochester, NY), Aug. 9, 1831,   Shipwreck on Lake Ontario - On Tuesday, last about 11 o'clock A.M. the Schooner "Henry Clay," Captain Campbell of Oswego, when within 10 or 12 miles of the mouth of the Niagara River was struck by a heavy squall which capsized her instantly and she sank in a few minutes. Captain Campbell and...
Cleveland Weekly Herald (Cleveland, OH), Thursday, May 26, 1831, page 3 
TextNewspapers  Cleveland Weekly Herald (Cleveland, OH), Thursday, May 26, 1831, page 3, page 3  Column 2
Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), Jan. 15, 1831 
TextNewspapers  Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), Jan. 15, 1831,   p.2 letter to Editor of U.C. Herald about proposed improvements to navigation of the St. Lawrence, one of the biggest dangers being damage to produce from exposure to weather; discusses safety, cheapness, and expedition and thinks Rideau Canal would be the better choice. (about 3 columns)...
Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), Jan. 22, 1831 
TextNewspapers  Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), Jan. 22, 1831,   ..., dissolved; the subscribers are severally authorized to settle the affairs of the late co-partnership, all persons having demands are requested to present them at their office at Prescott. signed John McPherson, Allan McMillan Samuel Crane. Prescott, 12th January, 1831. NEW FORWARDING ESTABLISHMENT...
Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), Feb. 5, 1831 
TextNewspapers  Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), Feb. 5, 1831,   ..., Kingston, Feb. 3rd, 1831. ...
Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), Feb. 12, 1831 
TextNewspapers  Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), Feb. 12, 1831,   ... at their office at Prescott. signed John McPherson, Allan McMillan Samuel Crane. Prescott, 12th January, 1831. The FORWARDING business will be continued by John Macpherson and Samuel Crane, under the firm of Macpherson & Crane, here, and at Montreal under the old firm. Their Stores and Wharves...
Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), Feb. 26, 1831 
TextNewspapers  Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), Feb. 26, 1831,   p.3 The Welland Canal - The House of Assembly has authorized the Welland Canal Co. to borrow upon the credit of the Province £200,000, part of which is to go to pay old debts. Died - On Sunday the 6th inst. Mr. Alexander McDonald, shipwright of His Majesty's Dock Yard, a native of Scotland, aged...
Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), March 5, 1831 
TextNewspapers  Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), March 5, 1831,   p.1 House of Assembly discusses Welland Canal. ...
Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), March 12, 1831 
TextNewspapers  Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), March 12, 1831,   ... p.3 Notice - The Stockholders in the Steam Boat William the Fourth are requested to pay 10 per cent on each share, on or before the 1st day of May, 1831. A. McDonnell, Agent & Treas. Prescott, 4th March, 1831. ......
Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), March 19, 1831 
TextNewspapers  Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), March 19, 1831,   p.1 Provincial Parliament - voting on question of granting £3,500 to improve Kettle Creek harbor. - final vote on the Welland Canal Bill. ...
Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), March 26, 1831 
TextNewspapers  Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), March 26, 1831,   ... p.2 Commerce on the Lakes - an Act of the U.S. Congress, regulating the foreign and coasting trade of the lakes. p.3 Welland Canal - proposals called for enlarging and other work - two routes to choose from. 15 March, 1831. Wm. Hamilton Merritt, Agent W.C. Co. ......
Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), April 2, 1831 
TextNewspapers  Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), April 2, 1831,   ... of the Treasurer. Kingston, 26th March, 1831. David J. Smith, Treasurer. The Rideau Canal Steamboat John By - At a meeting of the Building Committee for the above Boat, it was resolved - That an instalment of 10 per cent on the capital subscribed, be paid the Treasurer of the Company...
Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), April 9, 1831 
TextNewspapers  Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), April 9, 1831,   p.2 Rideau and Grenville Canals discussed in House of Commons in England. Rideau Canal - little is known about it in England. The Steam Boat Niagara, Capt. Mosier, arrived in this harbour Wednesday evening, from York, being her first trip this season. The Niagara proceeded to Prescott...
Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), April 16, 1831 
TextNewspapers  Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), April 16, 1831,   p.2 The navigation of the Lake and River is now open, and from the merry note of preparation at our wharves, we may expect a busy, and, for the sake of our commercial friends, we sincerely hope a lucrative season. In consequence of the free intercourse with the American shore, we may ...
Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), April 23, 1831 
TextNewspapers  Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), April 23, 1831,   ... p.3 Tenders called for conveyance of Naval Stores, Baggage, etc., from Kingston to Montreal and vice versa. 13th April, 1831. To Be Let - For a period of Three or Seven years, from 1st June next, (subject to be resumed by Government if required) the Government Store and Wharf at Queenston..... ......
Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), April 30, 1831 
TextNewspapers  Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), April 30, 1831,   p.2 Michael Spratt, Esq. Master Intendant of our Navy Yard, and Stephen Yarwood Esq. Secretary to Commodore Barrie, to leave Kingston. Canada Canals - discussed in House of Commons; 131 documents about Rideau and Grenville Canal, with maps, diagrams, costs, etc. [Montreal Gazette] ...
Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), May 7, 1831 
TextNewspapers  Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), May 7, 1831,   ... out the Wheat. The Schooner, though apparently a good deal injured, will undergo repair, after the cargo is discharged. [York Courier] p.3 Chambly Canal - Tenders called for building it. Chambly, 16th April, 1831. The Proprietors of the undermentioned Steam Boats beg to inform the Public...
Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), May 14, 1831 
TextNewspapers  Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), May 14, 1831,   p.2 The Great Britain Steam Vessel - On Monday last the curiosity and admiration of the inhabitants of Kingston were, to a considerable degrees (sic), excited, by the appearance at the King's wharf, of this gigantic specimen of the powers of steam; and not withstanding an incessant fall of snow...
Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), May 21, 1831 
TextNewspapers  Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), May 21, 1831,   ... with the land of liberty. p.3 Notice - The Stockholders in the Steam Boat William the Fourth are requested to pay twenty per cent on each share, on or before the 7th day of June, 1831. A. McDonell, Agent, Sec'y & Treas'r. Kingston, May, 1831. Notice is hereby given that the Subscriber...
Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), June 4, 1831 
TextNewspapers  Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), June 4, 1831,   ... will be in attendance to convey passengers to Montreal. The rates of passage and freight the same as are charged by other steamboats. May, 1831. Steam-Boat Notice, on Lake Ontario. The Splendid New Steam-Boat GREAT BRITAIN Capt. Joseph Whitney, Propelled by two Low pressure Engines of 90 Horse power each...
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