The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Chronicle & Gazette (Kingston, ON), Oct. 29, 1842

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p.2 letter describing Toronto, Welland Canal work, steamers Transit, Queen Victoria and Chief Justice Robinson. [New York Comm. Advertiser]

We understand that a slight increase in the rates of passage and freight between this and the other ports upon Lake Ontario, will take place on and after the 1st day of November next, and which can be ascertained on application to the commanders of the several Lake steamers.

p.3 Rideau Canal - We understand that the breach recently made in one of the locks was to have been repaired on Wednesday evening last, so as to enable vessels to pass on the following day. Barges and Steamers are expected to arrive here via this route, this evening or tomorrow. Large quantities of produce have already accumulated in our Storehouses, in consequence of the recent breakage.

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Rick Neilson
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Chronicle & Gazette (Kingston, ON), Oct. 29, 1842