The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Chronicle & Gazette (Kingston, ON), Feb. 22, 1834


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p.1 Newcastle Inland Navigation - report of Commissioners; related petitions.

p.2 Improvement on the Burden Plan - Norman Bethune has a better idea for a pontoon boat; letters patent already obtained. [Montreal Gazette]

Improvement of Navigation of the River Saint Lawrence - discussed in House of Assembly. [Patriot]

We feel much pleasure in announcing to the public, that the new steam boat building at this place, intended to run between Prescott and Montreal, is in a forward state. Notwithstanding Mr. Bush's Report, 10% on £3000 has been collected. We have seen a gentleman who witnessed the first trial of Mr. Burden's Boat, but who gave entirely a different account statement to that of Mr. Bush, and is fully confident that the Prescott boat will succeed. [Grenville (Prescott) Gazette]

Welland Canal and St. Lawrence - a 2 column editorial.

p.3 For Sale - A Schooner, upwards of 100 Tons Burthen, particularly well fitted for the Lumber Trade. She was built in the Spring of 1832, and is in good repair, with Sails and Rigging complete. For particulars apply to Robert Drummond. Kingston, Feb 22nd, 1834.


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Date of Original:
Feb. 22, 1834
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KN.1062
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
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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Chronicle & Gazette (Kingston, ON), Feb. 22, 1834