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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 14, 1850

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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 Underwriters. The Sovereign is to be broken up, and a new hull to be built for her engine during the coming winter in the Railway Yard here, to be ready by the 15th of May next.

The Breach Repaired - The steamer Henry Gildersleeve, Capt. Gilpin, arrived from Montreal yesterday, having passed through the Cornwall Canal on Tuesday night. The breach was fully repaired.

Kingston Imports.

Nov. 12th - Str. Cataract, Oswego, gen. cargo.

Nov. 13th - Str. Niagara, Ogdensburgh, gen. cargo.

Schr. Marion, Oswego, in ballast.

Schr. Albion, Gananoque, 23 tons bran, 56 bags flour, H. McLennan.


Nov. 12th - Str. Cataract, Ogdensburgh, pass. and baggage.

Str. Bay State, Lewiston, pass. and baggage.

Nov. 13th - Niagara, Lewiston, pass. and baggage.

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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 14, 1850