Upper Canada Herald (Kingston, ON), May 25, 1819
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p.3 On Monday last, arrived at La Chine, the new steam boat, (which is intended to ply between that place and the Ottawa River) to take in her engine. [Canadian Courant]
A Steam Boat has lately been built in the Lower Province, for the purpose of plying between Lachine and the Ottawa River. Such a mode of conveyance will obdurate the inconvenience which travellers usually experience at that place and render their journey to the Upper Province more agreeable. A Boat of 80 feet keel 28 feet beam and to carry an engine of 20 horse power is now building at Prescott to ply upon Lake St. Francis.
Marine List - Port of Kingston - Arrived; Sailed (May 17th-24th)
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- May 25, 1819
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- Rick Neilson
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes