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Year:  1877 
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Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Feb. 3, 1877 
TextNewspapers  Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Feb. 3, 1877,   ... What People Say ____ The Early History and Conditions of Oswego - Another Interesting Contribution to Our Early History Lockport , (N.Y.) , January 18, 1877 To the Editor of the Palladium : Sir: It was in 1808 or 1809 that my father, ( Jacob Townsend ) a member of the house of ......
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 8, 1877 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 8, 1877,   p.3 The Steamer D.C. West - We believe it is intended to make the steamer D.C. West a stock boat. The merchants in Westport, Newboro, Seeley's Bay, and Portland having long felt the necessity of having proper communication with Kingston, have decided to take stock and thus secure a permanent...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 10, 1877 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 10, 1877,   ... through the worst, and 1877 will, we believe, show a marked improvement on the past year. Herewith we submit the returns of this port: The total value of goods Imported during the year ending 31st Dec., 1876, $4,859,234 The Exports for the same period were...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 17, 1877 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 17, 1877,   p.3 Dry Dock - Mr. Power evidently has faith in the dry dock, he having recently announced that the necessary means would be found for the completion of the work. ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 19, 1877 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 19, 1877,   p.3 New Yacht - The Cobourg Star says: "Captain Alex. Cuthbert is making rapid progress with the yacht which he is constructing for Mr. Wallace. She is destined for pleasure sailing and comfort. Her hull measures 30 feet, 36 feet over all." ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 23, 1877 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 23, 1877,   p.1 City Council - The Fish Market - Mr. Peter Kiel sent a communication stating that he had been desired by Mr. Whicher, Commissioner of Fisheries, to see as far as possible that the fish market is well supplied with fresh fish, taken on the fishing grounds within a certain distance from the ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 24, 1877 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 24, 1877,   ... p.2 The Richelieu and Ontario Navigation Company have declared a dividend of 4 per cent. Jan. 25, 26, 27, 29, 1877 nil ......
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 30, 1877 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 30, 1877,   p.3 Kingston Man Burned - A fire occurred in Prescott by which a man named Joseph Dissette lost his life. Dissette was formerly a ship builder at Kingston, but had lived for some years at Prescott, leading of late a dissipated life. He was formerly the contractor for the Prescott ferry and owner...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 31, 1877 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 31, 1877,   p.2 Toronto, Jan. 31st - The steamer Watertown lying off Gooderham's wharf was boarded last night and ransacked from stem to stern, everything portable was carried off and some damage done. ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 1, 1877 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 1, 1877,   p.3 The Richelieu and Ontario Company - The report issued by this Company has created quite a panic in the stock. Today it was weak at $75. Several of the gentlemen "on the street" have rueful faces, having overloaded themselves some time ago at $92. One firm alone is said to have taken 3,000 ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 2, 1877 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 2, 1877,   ..., the seventh day of February instant, at 10 o'clock a.m., the said vessel or schooner Jessie McDonald, of Picton, together with all the appurtenances. For further information and condition of sale apply to Kirkpatrick & Rogers, Vendor's Solicitors. Feb. 2nd Feb. 3, 5, 6, 1877 nil ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 7, 1877 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 7, 1877,   p.3 Sale of a Schooner - The schooner Jessie Macdonald, at present lying in the harbour, was today sold for $1,000. ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 8, 1877 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 8, 1877,   p.2 Toronto, Feb. 8th - The amalgamation of the Toronto Rowing Club and the Royal Canadian Yacht Club has at length been effected. It is the intention of the Club, under the new order of things, to erect a new boat house, at a cost of $60,000. p.3 The Alexandra is under repairs at Mill Point,...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 10, 1877 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 10, 1877,   p.3 The Richelieu & Ontario Navigation Co. held their annual meeting in Montreal last week. Their report showed a profit of $101,639 of which a dividend of four per cent absorbed $62,600, the balance, excepting $16,809 added to reserve fund, was applied to building wharves, stores, etc. The ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 13, 1877 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 13, 1877,   p.2 The work going on at the Lachine Canal enlargement is the means of relieving a great deal of suffering among labourers this season. Several contractors are in need of labourers, who are supplied with tools to work with. p.3 Rebuilding - The schooner Jessie Macdonald, which was sold under a...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 15, 1877 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 15, 1877,   p.3 Towing Association - The Oswego Palladium says: The tug owners at this port have reformed the Towing Association for the coming season of navigation. Mr. J.N. Collins was elected president and Mr. J.K. Post secretary and treasurer. All the tugs owned here, excepting the Jason Parker, and she...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 17, 1877 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 17, 1877,   p.3 Shipbuilding at Portsmouth The prevailing dullness of the times does not seem to be felt at Portsmouth in the shipbuilding line, as we are informed that there is really more work on hand than can be accomplished before the opening of navigation. We are glad to be able to record this, and...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 22, 1877 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 22, 1877,   ... no bones were broken. We learn this morning that he is in a fair way of recovery. Feb. 23, 24, 26, 27, 1877 nil ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 28, 1877 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), Feb. 28, 1877,   p.2 Capt. Cuthbert has built two yachts since the close of navigation, namely, a standing keel sloop and a steam yacht, and is now engaged upon a third order. ...
Daily News (Kingston, ON), March 3, 1877 
TextNewspapers  Daily News (Kingston, ON), March 3, 1877,   p.3 Welland Canal - Mr. Kirkpatrick presented a petition in the House of Commons yesterday for the enlargement of the Welland Canal to admit the largest class of vessels. The Ferry - The steamer Pierrepont is being got ready to make a trial to cut through the ice, which is now approaching the ...
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