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Year:  1856 
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Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Sat. , July 19, 1856 
TextNewspapers  Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Sat. , July 19, 1856,   A Propeller Burnt. - We learn from Capt. Ledyard, of the Bay State , that the new Prop. Tinto was burnt to the water's edge on Thursday night. She took fire about nine miles above Kingston, and floated down the river, and lodged against an island a few miles below Kingston, where she lay...
Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Tues., July 23, 1856 
TextNewspapers  Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Tues., July 23, 1856,   The Serpent in Silver Lake We hear this monster has again made its appearance in Silver Lake. The people of Perry don't say much respecting the "critter," as they are charged with "humbugging" the public ; but many of them are firm believers in the "article" and that, too, of an enormous size....
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 14 April 1856 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 14 April 1856,   ... Spring Walk I The season has been so unprecedentedly retarded by frost and snow, as to render the Opening of Navigation for 1856 a matter of great uncertainty. At the time we write, the harbor of Kingston is as effectually closed as it was in midwinter, and the prospect of the ice's soon ......
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 April 1856 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 16 April 1856,   Spring Walk II Leaving Counter's Ship Yard, and approaching the City, the first Wharf is that formerly occupied by Mr. Donald McIntosh, now tenanted by Messrs. Hooker & Pridham, the Great Forwarders. Here an addition has been made, in the shape of a breakwater, in order to protect the many ...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 17 April 1856 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 17 April 1856,   Spring Walk III Taking advantage of the fine weather of Monday, we stayed "Our Walk" along the wharves of Kingston, and strolled as far as Hatter's Bay, or as the people of that locality delight to call it, the Village of Portsmouth. Why the Village of Portsmouth? Why not part and parcel of...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 23 April 1856 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 23 April 1856,   Spring Walk V Having devoted a long day's Walk to matters foreign to our original purpose, we take up to day the Walk along the Wharves in front of the harbor. And the first public Wharf we arrived at is— Holcomb & Henderson's, late McPherson & Crane's, at the foot of Clarence...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 April 1856 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 30 April 1856,   Spring Walk VI This "spring walk" is becoming mighty tedious, and like a "wounded snake drags its slow length along." The plain fact is we have become disgusted. Two of our City contemporaries, the News and the Commercial Advertiser, have so shamefully plagiarised these Walks, and so ...
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 10 May 1856 
TextNewspapers  Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 10 May 1856,   Spring Walk VII and LAST A walk through the streets of Kingston strikes the stranger with Kingston's great fault, that of not rebuilding the houses destroyed by fire. It would be fair to imagine, from the very great number of desolate vacant Lots and half burnt buildings, that the owners were...
Rochester Daily Union (Rochester, NY), Tues., Nov. 18, 1856 
TextNewspapers  Rochester Daily Union (Rochester, NY), Tues., Nov. 18, 1856,   Another Propeller Sunk - Narrow Escape of the Crew. - The propeller Northern Michigan, of Crawford & Co's Line, sunk about 11 o'clock last night on the bar at the mouth of our harbor. She was bound from the Upper Lakes to Ogdensburg with a cargo of beef and pork, and left the mouth of the ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 8, 1856 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 8, 1856,   p.2 horses and sleighs crossing to Wolfe Island. Schooner For Sale - the schooner Elizabeth, built in 1850, capable of carrying 4,500 bushels wheat, or 70,000 feet of lumber. She is well-found in rigging and cables, etc., and her sails are nearly new. Apply (if by letter postpaid) to Edmund ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 16, 1856 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 16, 1856,   ..., and it looks very much like an attempt to sell her to the underwriters. The matter will be duly investigated. [Buffalo Commercial] Jan. 17, 1856 nil ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 18, 1856 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 18, 1856,   ... p.2 Georgian Bay Canal - meeting at Montreal. Phenomenon On the Lakes - rise and fall of water. Jan. 19, 1856 not published ......
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 21, 1856 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 21, 1856,   ... p.2 Georgian Bay Canal Meeting - [Montreal Pilot] The Ottawa - description. [Ottawa Citizen] Jan. 22, 1856 nil ......
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 23, 1856 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 23, 1856,   ... p.2 Marine Disasters for 1855 - a few figures given (original article is 4 1/2 columns long). [Buffalo Express] Jan. 24, 1856 nil ......
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 25, 1856 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 25, 1856,   ... p.2 Customs, Kingston - value of duties on imports. Jan. 26, 1856 nil ......
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 28, 1856 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 28, 1856,   ... p.2 Sad Accident - 15 year old boy cut off hand on circular saw at Kingston Shipyard. Jan. 29, 1856 nil ......
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 30, 1856 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 30, 1856,   ... p.2 City Council - Doyle & Co. petition to extend wharf; referred to Wharves & Harbor Committee. Jan. 31, 1856 nil ......
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 1, 1856 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 1, 1856,   ... the receipts of these fisheries $40,600. Feb. 2, 1856 missing (from Chronicle & News, Feb. 8, 1856) Testimonial to Capt. Donaldson - Several merchants of Toronto recently presented Captain Wm. Donaldson, of the steamer Welland, (formerly of Kingston), with a massive gold watch, as a token...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 6, 1856 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 6, 1856,   ... p.2 Bayfield in County of Huron now a Port of Entry. Feb. 7, 1856 nil ......
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 8, 1856 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 8, 1856,   ... p.2 Oswego, Jan. 31st - prop. Kentucky loaded at Oswego for Toronto. -Capt. Masson of steamer America has typhus fever in N.Y. Feb. 9, 1856 nil ......
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Kingston Newspaper clippings