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Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Wed. , March 29, 1843 
TextNewspapers    PROCEEDINGS OF THE MARINERS OF OSWEGO Pursuant to a call of the seamen of Oswego, a meeting was held at the Market on the 13th of march inst. , at 4 o'clock, P. M. , for the purpose of consulting upon the subject of sailors' wages. R. H. Spencer was appointed Chairman and S. C. Andrews ...
Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), Nov. 22, 1843 
TextNewspapers    ... Dexter 1839 St. Lawrence 450 Oswego 1839 Express 150 Pultneyville 1841 Geo. Clinton 100 Oswego 1842 Lady of the Lake 425 do 1843 Rochester 400 do ___ Total Tons. 4,120 *Broken up. #Now named...
Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Wed., Oct. 11, 1843 
TextNewspapers    From the Onondaga Standard . THE LAKE AND CANAL ROUTE WEST. In a recent trip to Rochester and Niagara Falls , we had a fair opportunity of testing the pleasantness and cheapness of the two routes from this place to Buffalo ; and for the benefit of the traveling pubic, and to award credit...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), August 10, 1843 
TextNewspapers    Beaucharnois Canal - A man named Dan Barron, the same who assaulted Mr. Dunlop, one of the contractors, a few days since, has been taken by the police, and is now in gaol. He is a bad character. Another ringleader, an old offender from Lachine, was taken off the works, yesterday morning. A...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), August 10, 1843 
TextNewspapers    Burlington Bay Canal - The rail road from the mountain to the beach is now completed, and the hauling of the stone has commenced. A great quantity of timber has been delivered, and every arrangement made to proceed in the work with vigor. The new canal is to be made on the site of the old one....
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), September 7, 1843 
TextNewspapers    Repaired - The immense breach of the St.Lawrence canal, which had the effect of interrupting the navigation of the Long Sault Rapids upwards, has been completely repaired, as well as several other portions of the embankment puddled and rendered apparently strong and water-tight. The guard lock...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), September 7, 1843 
TextNewspapers    Lachine Canal - Mr. Keefer is now in this quarter, on the part of the Board of Works, for the purpose of entering into contracts for the enlargement of the Lachine Canal during the approaching winter. If we might be permitted to offer a suggestion to parties in power, we should urge upon Mr....
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), October 19, 1843 
TextNewspapers    St. Lawrence Canal - It will be seen by an advertisement in another column, that the Board of Works are advertising for tenders, to complete the navigation between Prescott and the Long Sault, which will form the upper branch of the St. Lawrence canal. - Kingston Chronicle ...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), October 19, 1843 
TextNewspapers    New Channel In The Cedar Rapids - We are happy to intimate that a new channel has been discovered in the Cedar Rapids by Capt. Hilliard, the experienced commander of the steamer Pioneer. The newly discovered channel is upwards of 14 feet deep, and perfectly safe - thus enabling boats of a...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), October 26, 1843 
TextNewspapers    ... to be accompanied by the name of two responsible persons, residing in the province, who are willing to become security for the preformance of the work. Tho's A. Begly , Secretary Kingston, Oct. 2, 1843 ...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), December 21, 1843 
TextNewspapers    Beauharnois Canal Troubles - We are sorry to have received some intelligence of the state of affairs along the line of the Beauharnois Canal, which leads us to anticipate a good deal of distress, during the winter. In consequence of the neglect of agricultural pursuits, for the more ...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), November 16, 1843 
TextNewspapers    ...;Tenders for the Lachine Canal", on or before Friday the 1st December next, and they are to be countersigned by two solvent persons, who are willing to become security for the due performance of the contract. Thomas A. Begly, Secretary, Board Of Works, Kingston 4th November, 1843 ...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), December 14, 1843 
TextNewspapers    Lachine Canal - Our readers will please to notice that the time for receiving tenders for that work is again postponed until the 20th instant. ...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), August 10, 1843 
TextNewspapers    Steam Boat Row - A riot occurred on the Bay of Quinte, a few days ago, between the crew of two rival steamers - the Albion and Prince Of Wales, arising out of some disagreement. They fought with handspikes and pieces of cordwood; and one lad named Moore, nearly lost his life, by a severe blow...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), August 10, 1843 
TextNewspapers    Western Port Of Entry - The Sault Ste. Mary has been appointed a Port of Entry and Clearance for the entry of goods bought or imported into Canada from any adjoining foreign country. The port includes within its limits, all that part of the coast or shore, lying between Lake Superior and Lake...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), August 17, 1843 
TextNewspapers    The light house at Port Dover is nearly finished and the works in the harbor are proceeding with activity. - Ham. Jour. ...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), August 31, 1843 
TextNewspapers    Canada Navy - Capt. Sandom, R.N., late commander on the Canada lakes, has quitted Kingston for London, leaving Commander Fowler in command of the reduced establishment. J.B. Marks, Esq., has taken charge of the dock yard, and removes his family into the Commodore's House, vacated by Capt. ...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), October 26, 1843 
TextNewspapers    ... of the contract, and are to be sent to this office, endorsed, "Tenders for Lock Gates, on the Welland Canal," on or before Monday the 20th November next. Thomas Begly, Secretary, Board Of Works Office Kingston, 18th October, 1843 ...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), November 16, 1843 
TextNewspapers    Accidental Drowning - We regret to state, that Mr. Thomas Duffin, lock tender at Lock No. 2, dry dock, below St.Catharines, was accidentally drowned on the 14th instant, by slipping off one of the gates into the lock; but what renders the circumstances still more distressing, if possible, is...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), November 16, 1843 
TextNewspapers    The schooner Wynadotte, from Chicago, loaded with wheat, while at Detroit wharf, on Monday the 16th, sprung a leak, by striking against a pile, and went down in about five minutes. No lives were lost. ...

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