The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Argus (Kingston, ON), May 19, 1846

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Port of Kingston - Arrived.

May 15th - Schr. Hectorine, Port Credit, 2125 bush. wheat, H. & S. Jones.

Str. Prince of Wales, Trent Port, sundries.

Schr. Ottawa, Port Credit, 3902 bush. wheat, Jones & Walker.

Schr. Hannah Counter, lake shore, 125 pcs. oak, Calvin, Cook & Co.

Schr. Gen. Brock, Grimsby, 120 pcs. oak, Calvin, Cook & Co.

Schr. Queen Victoria, Port Dalhousie, 124 pcs. oak, D. Calvin.

Str. Niagara, sundries.

Str. G. Clinton, sundries.

Schr. Julian, Oswego, sundries.

Str. Lady of the Lake, sundries.

May 16th - Schr. Elizabeth, Toronto, 1225 bbls. flour, Jones & Walker.

Str. Highlander.

Schr. Rose, Toronto, 1350 bbls. flour, Hooker & Henderson.

Schr. D.W. Church, Sackett's Harbour, 2600 bush. corn, J. Morton.

Str. St. Lawrence.

Str. Lady of the Lake.

May 18th - Schr. Carrier Dove, Port Credit, 2000 bush. wheat, McPherson & Crane.

Brig Breeze, Toronto, 3364 bbls. flour, McPherson & Crane.

Propeller London, Humber, 803 bbls. flour, Hooker & Henderson; 87 do., McQuaig & Co.

Schr. Mary Ann, 100 bush. potatoes.

Str. George Clinton.

Schr. H. Doreil, Sackett's Harbour, 1000 bush. corn, Jones & Walker.

Str. St. Lawrence.

Str. Rochester.

Shipments from the Port of Kingston


May 16th

Barge Eliza, 2326 bush. wheat, 140 bbls. flour, Thorne & Heward; 31 bbls. flour, Messrs. Borthwick & Co.

Barge Mary Ann, 389 bbls. flour, McPherson, Crane & Co.; 500 bbls. flour, Cuvillier & Sons; 161 bbls. flour, Forsyth, Richardson & Co.; 150 bbls. flour, Gillespie, Moffatt & Co.

Barge Queen, 403 barrels flour, Gillespie, Moffatt & Co.; 406 bbls. flour, J. Linlie & Co.; 110 barrels flour, McPherson, Crane & Co.

Barge Buckeye, 992 bbls. flour, Thorne & Heward; 151 bbls. flour, Muir, Borthwick & Co.

Barge Union, 1222 bbls. fllour, Thorne & Heward.

Barge Hen, 735 bbls. flour, J. Torrance & Co.

Barge Rover, 300 bbls. flour, Budden & Vennor; 401 bbls. flour, H.H. Meredith; 220 bbls. flour, Thorne & Heward.

Barge Trader, 82 bbls. pork, Thorne & Heward; 206 bbls. flour, J.R. Orr; 98 bbls. flour, J. Fisher; 200 bbls. flour, Muir, Borthwick & Co.; 300 bbls. flour, Matheson & Sinclair; 30 bbls. beef, 30 tierces do., 16 bbls. pork, J.R. Orr.

Str. Charlotte, 240 bbls. flour, McPherson, Crane & Co.; 150 bbls. flour, I. Buchanan & Co.; 150 bbls. flour, Hutchins, Bup & Co.; 100 bbls. flour, C. Geddes; 34 bbls. ashes, McPherson, Crane & Co.; 8 bbls. ashes, Forsyth, Richardson & Co.; 3 pcs. sundries, Sundries.

Str. Gem, 700 bbls. flour, McPherson, Crane & Co.


Str. Meteor, 300 bbls. flour, McPherson, Crane & Co.; 257 bbls. flour, Mathieson & Sinclair; 169 bbls. flour, Perrin, Bockus & Co.; 61 bbls. flour, C. Geddes.


May 15TH

Barge Jo., 3 hhds. tallow, 475 bbls. flour, Thorne & Heward; 21 bbls. ashes, 8 kegs butter, 8 do. lard, 76 bbls. pork, H. Jones & Co.

Barge Argo, 295 bbls. flour, C.T. Palsgrave, 178 bbls. flour, Ritchie, Ford & Jones; 35 bbls. flour, W. Bradbury; 75 bbls. flour, D.P. Jones & Co.

Str. St. David, 186 bbls. flour, H. Jones & Co.; 375 bbls. flour, Tait, Fowler & Co.; 189 bbls. flour, I. Buchanan & Co.

Barge Perth, 2294 bush. wheat, Le Mesurier Routh & Co.; 140 bbls. flour, H. Jones & Co.

Barge Gananoque, 499 bbls. flour, D.P. Jones & Co.


Barge Picton, 2125 bush. wheat, Perrin, Bockus & Co.; 134 bbls. flour, Thorne & Heward.


Str. Lily, 9 chests tea, Dougall, Harrison & Co.; 2 cases, Budden & Vennor; 12 cases, Philip & Hill; 777 bbls. flour, order of J.W. Gamble; 117 bbls. flour, Hooker, Holton & Co.

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Argus (Kingston, ON), May 19, 1846