The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Argus (Kingston, ON), June 23, 1846


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p.3 Died - On Tuesday, the 16th instant, after a lingering illness which he bore with christian resignation, Mr. James Swanson, late master of the Schooner Isabella, aged 32 years

The Harbour and Wharves Committee authorized to make inquiries regarding a Harbor-master.

1846

FARE REDUCED

MAIL LINE BETWEEN KINGSTON AND MONTREAL.

Steamboats and Stages.

The most desirable, safe and expeditious route.

The public are informed that the following are the arrangements for this season.

The commodious and fast Low Pressure Steamers -

Highlander, Capt. Stearns,

Canada, Capt. Bowen,

Gildersleeve, Capt. Maxwell,

DOWNWARDS

Will ply daily from Kingston to Lachine, (9 miles from Montreal), leaving Kingston every morning at 7 o'clock, and arriving at Lachine early next morning. From thence Passengers are conveyed by Stage to Montreal immediately on the arrival of the Boats.

UPWARDS.

From Lachine the Boats leave every day at noon, on the arrival of the Mail and Passengers from Montreal, and reach Kingston on the following afternoon, in time for passengers to take the Steamers for any Port on Lake Ontario.

The Stages will leave the Office, McGill Street, every morning at half-past ten o'clock.

The Boats pass through the Lake of the Thousand Islands and all the Rapids by day light, touching at the following places: - Gananoque, Brockville, Maitland, Prescott, Ogdensburgh, U.S., Matilda, Williamsburgh, Cornwall and Coteau du Lac.

River St. Lawrence Steam Boat Office,

Kingston, 20th June, 1846.

KINGSTON, TORONTO, HAMILTON and NIAGARA.

The Royal Mail Steamers

Will leave Kingston for Cobourg, Port Hope, and Toronto, Daily (Sundays excepted) at 6 o'clock, P.M., on the arrival of the Mail Steamer from Montreal. The Steamer Eclipse leaves Toronto daily, (Sundays excepted) for Hamilton, at Half-past Two o'clock, P.M.

Fare from Kingston to Hamilton, Cabin - $4 1/2.

do. do. do. Deck - $2.

From Kingston to Toronto, Cabin - $4.

do. do. do. Deck - $2.

From Kingston to Niagara, Cabin - $4 1/2.

Deck - $2.

From Kingston to Cobourg & Cabin - $2.

Port Hope, Deck - $1.

Returning, will leave Toronto Daily (Sundays excepted) on the arrival of the Mail Steamer Eclipse from Hamilton, at 12 o'clock noon.

JOHN H. GREER, Agent.

Royal Mail Packet Office, Greer's Wharf,

Kingston, April 16th, 1846.


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Date of Original:
June 23, 1846
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KN.2301
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English
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Rick Neilson
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Argus (Kingston, ON), June 23, 1846