The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Montreal Gazette (Montreal, QC), Nov. 1, 1827


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p.2 Kingston, Oct. 25th - We are happy to announce the arrival of Commodore Barrie, C.B. with some officers for the Lake service.

On Monday was launched, from H.M. Dock Yard at this Post, the beautiful Schooner Cockburn. She is fitted for the reception of the Broad Pennant of Commodore Barrie, as Commodore of the first class, having the command and entire charge and control of the Navy and the Navy establishments in the Canadas - to Quebec inclusive.

Lieut. Douglas, in command of the Naval Depot at Penetanguishene, Lake Huron, is promoted to the rank of Commander. He is to be superseded by Lieutenant Woodin. [Kingston Chronicle]


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Date of Original:
Nov. 1, 1827
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KN.796
Language of Item:
English
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Rick Neilson
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Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
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Montreal Gazette (Montreal, QC), Nov. 1, 1827