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Year:  1855 
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 April 1855 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 7 April 1855,   Spring Walk I Talk of "Spring Walks!" here on the 7th day of April, the weather is as disagreeable, as in the middle of January; the harbor is locked up and won't be open for a fortnight: the streets are filled-with slush, ice and snow; and there is nothing to induce a newspaper man to take...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 April 1855 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 April 1855,   Spring Walk II THE HARBOR AND SHIPPING Never was Kingston ' Harbor so full of shipping of all kinds as the present moment, at a time every vessel is ice bound, and not one has stirred to do her spring business, and this the 12th of April. Including those lying over at Garden Island, ...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 April 1855 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 April 1855,   Spring Walk III THE WHARVES OF KINGSTON There seems to have been a sudden determination this Spring on the part of the Kingston Wharfingers to increase their wharf accommodations, by running out into the harbor at inconceivable lengths. It is more than doubtful, even aided by a City By-Law,...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 3 May 1855 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 3 May 1855,   Spring Walk V Number Five of this our Spring Walk is about as lingering as the Spring itself. This third part should have been published last week, but the gentleman who took it in hand became indisposed, and the editor had to complete it. MR. COUNTER'S SHIP YARD. --There has not been doing...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 May 1855 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 12 May 1855,   Spring Walk VI THE STEAMBOAT TRADE OF KINGSTON Some time has elapsed since No. 5 of this "Annual Spring Walk" was published, for desirous of being minutely correct in the particulars of No. 6 a longer interval than usual has occurred. The public however are the gainers, for they can depend...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 6, 1855 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 6, 1855,   p.2 The Weather - ice broke up, a sailing scow arrived from Cape Vincent and reached the upper railway wharf. ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 11, 1855 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 11, 1855,   ... Jan. 11, 1855 p.2 Navigation Reopened - The steamer Sultana, with Capt. Steele, formerly of the propeller New England, in command, arrived yesterday from Cleveland, with a large cargo of provisions and other freight, having been unable to put in at Dunkirk on account of the low state of the ......
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 15, 1855 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 15, 1855,   ... p.2 Obituary - death of James Browne of merchant firm of Browne & Harty. [Herald] Jan. 16, 1855 nil ......
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 17, 1855 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 17, 1855,   ... p.2 Monthly Variation of Lake Ontario - taken by H.T. Spence at Charlotte. Brockville - Capt. Farlinger, formerly of steamer Lord Elgin, now a resident of Morrisburg is President of new Central Telegraph Line. Jan. 18, 1855 nil Jan. 19, 1855 nil Jan. 20, 1855 nil ......
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 22, 1855 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 22, 1855,   p.2 Buffalo, Jan. 20th - The steamer Globe arrived this morning from Toledo, through without stopping. Very little ice in the lake. ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 23, 1855 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 23, 1855,   p.2 Toronto, Jan. 22nd - Niagara boats detained today in consequence of the gale. ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 24, 1855 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 24, 1855,   .... The superior position and extent of the Wharf and Stores, enable him to offer great facilities to the Mercantile Community in receiving and storing property. Kingston, Jan. 1855 L.N. Putnam ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 25, 1855 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 25, 1855,   ... p.2 Toronto - boats unable to come closer than Port Credit last evening. Jan. 26, 1855 nil ......
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 27, 1855 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 27, 1855,   ... Jan. 27, 1855 p.2 St. Mary Canal - to be finished by May 1st. [New York Evening Post] The Doran Murder Case - he had gone on board Leander looking for a fight; he was mate on sch. Mary. [Toronto Leader] Boy Supposed To Have Been Burned To Death - on str. Queen City. ......
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 29, 1855 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 29, 1855,   p.2 Fire - at Garratt's warehouse, the property of A. & D. Shaw, extending from William to Johnson streets; steamer St. Helen, brig't Fleur de Marie and a barge in danger. ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 30, 1855 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 30, 1855,   ...; is in good order and well found, had a new suit of sails last Fall. For particulars apply (post paid) to Wm. Ferguson. 29th Jan. Married - Capt. P. Milloy of steamer Champion. Jan. 31, 1855 nil ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 1, 1855 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 1, 1855,   ... they are doing their work. Already have they excavated nearly one-half of the basin and put in the crib work. As to the crib work we have never seen anything to equal it for solidarity and workmanship." Feb. 2, 1855 nil ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 3, 1855 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 3, 1855,   p.2 The barque America, which was driven on the south shore above Genesee, in the great December storm, has been got off by the Underwriters, and is now safely moored in Genesee, very little damaged. The America is a large vessel belonging to the fleet of E.G. Merrick, and had no cargo on board. ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 5, 1855 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 5, 1855,   p.2 American ship canal around Niagara Falls urged by Detroit Advertiser. Imports & Exports at Port Stanley - figures for past year (no ship names). ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 6, 1855 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 6, 1855,   ... Feb. 6, 1855 p.2 Toronto - Bay entirely closed, boats stop at Humber river. ......
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