The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 18, 1850

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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 member of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, entitled 'Views on the Free Navigation of the St. Lawrence'."

Kingston Imports.

Nov. 15th - Str. Ontario, Ogdensburgh, pass. and baggage.

Str. Bay State, Oswego, gen. cargo.

Scow Utica, French Creek, 21 cords tan bark, W. Ford, jr.

Str. Lord Elgin, Montreal, gen. cargo.

Propeller Hope, Montreal, 280 bars railroad iron, H. & S. Jones, iron and merchandize, D. McIntosh.

Schr. Princess Royal, Port Stanley, 2347 bush. wheat, Macpherson & Crane.

Schr. Pulaski, Oswego, gen. cargo.

Str. Niagara, Oswego, gen. cargo.

Str. Highlander, Ogdensburgh, gen. cargo.

Barge Hiffey, Montreal, gen. cargo, H. & S. Jones.

Nov. 16th - Str. Bay State, Ogdensburgh, gen. cargo.


Nov. 15th - Str. Ontario, Lewiston, pass. and baggage.

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

Schr. Nonsuch, Oswego, 195,660 feet sawed lumber.

Str. Bay State, Oswego, passengers and baggage.

Nov. 16th - Niagara, Ogdensburgh, pass. and baggage.

Schr. Alert, Oswego, 75,000 feet pine lumber.

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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), Nov. 18, 1850