The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Argus (Kingston, ON), July 14, 1846

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p.2 while at Oswego, a child fell off gangway of str. Admiral, Capt. Wm. Gordon; saved from drowning by hand Robert Smith.

a steamer built by American company to run as ferry-boat between Whirlpool and Niagara Falls found not powerful enough; to get a more powerful engine. [Niagara Chronicle]


Port of Kingston - Arrived

July 7th - schr. Nelson, Toronto, 11,000 bricks.

sloop Eliza, Toronto, 13,000 bricks.

schr. Mary Ann, Toronto, 15,000 bricks.

schr. Henrietta, Antrum, 8,500 staves, E.G. Merrick & Co.; 173 bbls. flour, McPherson & Crane.

str. Rochester.

str. Niagara.

scow Dianthe.

8th - brigantine Lilla, 191 pcs. oak, Calvin, Cook & Co.

schr. Peacock, Windsor.

Propeller Adventure, Humber, 900 bbls. flour, Hooker, Henderson & Co.

str. Gildersleeve.

str. Niagara.

str. Lady of the Lake.

9th - str. Highlander.

schr. Sophia, 2566 bush. wheat, etc. Jones & Walker; 383 bbls. flour, etc., Hooker & Henderson.

schr. Durham, Clayton.

str. St. Lawrence.

schr. Columbia, Cleveland, 875 bbls. pork, 225 bbls. flour, etc., McPherson & Crane.

str. Lady of the Lake.

schr. Adventure.

schr. Star, Cleveland.

schr. Mexico, Oswego.

10th - schr. Britannia, 89 bbls. flour, Jones & Walker; 198 bbls. flour, 15 bbls. ashes, McPherson & Crane.

str. Rochester.

str. St. Lawrence.

11th - schr. Queen Victoria, Port Dalhousie, 137 pcs. oak, Calvin, Cook & Co.

schr. C.P. Thompson, Port Stanley, staves and lumber.

propeller London, Humber, 900 bbls. flour.

schr. Hannah Counter, Port Dalhousie, 83 pcs. oak, Calvin, Cook & Co.

schr. Shamrock, Port Dover, 929 bbls. flour, McPherson & Crane; 10,050 staves, 73 pcs. heading, Calvin, Cook & Co.

schr. Mayflower, Burwell, 19,900 staves, E.G. Merrick & Co.

schr. J. Woodburn, Hamilton, staves, Calvin, Cook & Co.; 446 bbls. flour, Jones & Walker; 649 do., McPherson & Crane.

schr. Olive Branch, Nottawasaga, 40 bbls. flour, Jones & Walker; 302 do., Hooker & Henderson; 208 do., Quebec Forwarding Co.

schr. Merchant Miller, St. Catharines, 278 bbls. flour, Jones & Walker; 267 do., H. & S. Jones; 951 do., McPherson & Crane.

schr. Princess Victoria, Hamilton, 676 bbls. flour, Jones & Walker; 115 do., H. & S. Jones;

barque Grampus, Dalhousie, 278 pcs. oak, E.G. Merrick & Co.

schr. Edith, Port Hope, 5538 bush. wheat, Jones & Walker; 24 bbls. whiskey, John Mowat.

str. Niagara.

str. Rochester.

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Argus (Kingston, ON), July 14, 1846