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Year:  1850 
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Oswego Commercial Times (Oswego, NY), June 25, 1850 
TextNewspapers  Oswego Commercial Times (Oswego, NY), June 25, 1850,   Our Canadian neighbors sometimes are annoyed at the activity on this side of the lake among business men, when compared with the quiet way things are usually done on their side. The editor of the Kingston Whig , made a running visit here the other day, and he speaks of the aspect of businesses....
Oswego Commercial Times (Oswego, NY), Tues., April 22, 1850 
TextNewspapers  Oswego Commercial Times (Oswego, NY), Tues., April 22, 1850,   Quite An Exciting Affair. - Two loaded Canal Boats broke from their moorings yesterday morning, and were carried by the rapid rate of the current past the Piers into the lake. There were five men on board each boat, but it was impossible for them to do anything but to drift along with their ...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Oct. 22, 1850 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Oct. 22, 1850,   p.2 Letter from Editor - mentions Regatta at Montreal: in the Skiff Race Eccles and the Rifleman did not show, the Barriefield Tailor beat the others from Montreal and Quebec. Skiff Race for the Championship - 2 miles; Prize - Silver Cup; entrance 5s. Dart Jim Medley, Kingston. 1st Pearl J. ...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Oct. 23, 1850 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Oct. 23, 1850,   ...'s sake, let them cease blabbing about the nine dollar purse. Kingston, Oct. 22nd, 1850. Kingston Imports. Oct. 21st - Str. Ontario, Sacket's Harbor, gen. cargo. Oct. 22nd - Cataract, Ogdensburgh, passengers and baggage. Scow James Morton, Oswego, in ballast. Barge Brock, Montreal, 500 bars...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Oct. 24, 1850 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Oct. 24, 1850,   p.2 At the Niagara Assizes last week, the Grand Jury threw out the bill against Captain Cochrane, the master of the steamer Commerce, which was sunk in Lake Erie last summer, by a collision with the American steamer Dispatch, whilst conveying a portion of the 23rd Regiment to Port Stanley....
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Oct. 25, 1850 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Oct. 25, 1850,   p.2 Kingston Imports. Oct. 23rd - Schr. Philomene, Montreal, 1050 bars railroad iron, H. & S. Jones. Str. Niagara, Oswego, gen. cargo. Barge Clyde, Quebec, 1133 bars railroad iron, 558 flat iron, J.T. McCuaig. Oct. 24th - Str. Bay State, Ogdensburgh, gen. cargo. Schr. Prince, Gananoque, ...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Oct. 26, 1850 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Oct. 26, 1850,   p.2 Kingston Imports. Oct. 24th - Str. Cataract, Oswego, gen. cargo. Oct. 25th - Str. Niagara, Ogdensburgh, passengers and baggage. Barge Victoria, Montreal, gen. cargo. Barge Buck Eye, Montreal, gen. cargo. Exports Oct. 24th - Str. Cataract, French Creek, passengers and baggage. Oct....
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Oct. 28, 1850 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Oct. 28, 1850,   p.2 Kingston Imports. Oct. 25th - Str. Ontario, Oswego, gen. cargo. Oct. 26th - Str. Cataract, gen. cargo. Barge Rapid, Montreal, gen. cargo. Schr. Ellen, Wellington, 3800 bush. wheat, Thos. Cruse. Exports Oct. 26th - Str. Cataract, Lewiston, passengers and baggage. ...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Oct. 29, 1850 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Oct. 29, 1850,   p.2 Kingston Imports. Oct. 26th - Str. Bay State, Oswego, gen. cargo. Oct. 28th - Str. Ontario, Ogdensburgh, passengers and baggage. Schr. Woodman, Wellington, 4500 bush. wheat, 3000 bush. peas, Macpherson & Crane. Schr. A.J. Brown, Port Hope, 1044 bbls. flour, R. McLennan. Schr. ...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 1, 1850 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 1, 1850,   ..., having been sunk by collision with the Steamer Despatch. Terms made known at the time of Sale. Sale at one o'clock. T.W. BIRCHALL, Managing Director. British American Assurance Office, Toronto, 28th Oct., 1850. ...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 2, 1850 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 2, 1850,   ..., Oswego, gen. cargo. Kingston Bay Regatta - A Meeting of Stewards of the Kingston Regatta will be held at Belanger's at 4 o'clock on Tuesday the 5th day of Nov. By order. ROBERT L. INNES, Secretary. Kingston, Nov. 2nd, 1850. ...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 4, 1850 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 4, 1850,   p.2 Marine Intelligence - We learn from the Buffalo Commercial that the schooner Hamilton which went ashore some weeks since near Gravelly Bay, has been got off without serious damage. The Commerical of the 29th says "there was a severe gale down the lake yesterday, which did some damage to ...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 7, 1850 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 7, 1850,   ... Rapid in the St. Lawrence. Witness our hands, at Cornwall, this 22nd day of October, 1850. THOS. MAXWELL, Capt., Steamer New Era. A. WRIGHT, In charge of Gov. Dredge and Tender, and sixteen others. - [Pilot] ...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 8, 1850 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 8, 1850,   p.2 The Breach in the Canal - From intelligence received from the spot, the breach in the Canal will be made good early next week. Heavy relays of men are working at the breach night and day. The traffic from Montreal is scarcely affected by this accident for the mail contractor has put on, ...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 9, 1850 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 9, 1850,   p.2 To Mariners - Notice is hereby given, that on Monday the 4th of November next, the new revolving light will be exhibited at Port Dalhousie. It will stand at the end of the east pier, about fifty-five feet above the water. It will revolve every three minutes. D.H. Killaly. Note - The above...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 11, 1850 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 11, 1850,   ..., passengers and baggage. Scow Utica, French Creek, 19 cords fire-wood. Schr. Ellen, Oshawa, 846 bbls. flour, H. & S. Jones; 378 bush. barley, Mr. Cajill. Schr. Merchant, Port Hope, 510 bbls. flour, H.J. Noad & Co. Schr. Perry, Whitby, 400 bbls. flour, 1850 bush. wheat, D.P. Janes. Schr. Duke...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 13, 1850 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 13, 1850,   p.2 Navigation - season almost ended, everybody has been busy; shipments of wheat, flour, and lumber has increased. p.3 Kingston Imports. Nov. 9th - Schr. Primrose, Wellington, 932 bushels barley, Mr. Cameron; 600 bush. peas, Macpherson & Crane, 32 bbls. white fish, Brown & Harty. Str. ...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 14, 1850 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 14, 1850,   p.2 Arrivals - The steamer Sovereign, Capt. Wilkinson, arrived here yesterday, having the steamer Commerce in tow. The Commerce is the vessel that was run down by the Despatch on Lake Erie, and sunk in many fathoms water. She is to be repaired & sold in the spring for the benefit of the ...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 15, 1850 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 15, 1850,   p.2 Kingston Imports. Nov. 13th - Str. Ontario, Oswego, gen. cargo. Nov. 14th - Str. Cataract, Ogdensburgh, pass. and baggage. Schr. Elizabeth, Ogdensburgh, in ballast. Schr. Leander, Port Hope, 392 bush. wheat, and potash, agents, Quebec. Schr. A.J. Brown, Port Hope, 717 bbls. flour, H. ...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 18, 1850 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 18, 1850,   p.2 Navigation Laws in the U.S. - a full column of imports, exports, shipping tonnages for 1846 and 1849, statistics, etc.; mentions that "the commerce of these lakes has recently been published by the House of Representatives of the United States in a valuable report by the Hon. A.W. Buel, a ...
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Kingston Newspaper clippings