The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Chronicle & Gazette (Kingston, ON), May 28, 1842


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p.3 On Saturday last Mr Kittson's schooner The Precursor was launched from the building yard of this town. The Precursor is one of the prettiest models on the Lake, she is intended to ply direct to Montreal, and is to be fitted up on the Ericson principle, she is 88 feet keel, 18 feet 8 inches beam, 93 feet overall and 95 tons burthen - was built under the superintendence of Mr. Collins, and is to be commanded by Mr. Briton, late master of the Perry. [Cobourg Star]


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Date of Original:
May 28, 1842
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KN.1876
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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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Chronicle & Gazette (Kingston, ON), May 28, 1842