The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
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Oswego County Whig (Oswego, NY), Wed. , Oct. 30, 1844 
TextNewspapers    Effects of the Gale. - The steamer Lady of the Lake, reported ashore at Ogdensburgh, is off and came into this port on Friday last, having sustained but little damage. The John Marshall, which went ashore near Stoney Point, has gone to pieces, and is a total loss. The schr. Pacific, of this ...
Oswego County Whig (Oswego, NY), Wed. , Nov. 20, 1844 
TextNewspapers    Disasters on the Lake . - The Schooner Essex of this port, owned by Doolittle Mills & Co. and the Captain, with a cargo of wheat from Sandusky, in attempting to beat out of the Niagara river on Wednesday night last, carried away her jib and main gaff, and went ashore at the mouth of the ...
Oswego County Whig (Oswego, NY), Wed. ,  Nov. 27, 1844. 
TextNewspapers    Disasters on the Lake The wind has blown a gale from the West and N. West from Saturday evening down to Monday evening, with some abatement of its severity on Monday. The schooner Charleston belonging to Messrs. Fitzhugh & Co. of this place, while on her way down from the Welland canal, ...
Rochester Daily Democrat (Rochester, NY), Mon., Mon., Oct. 21, 1844 
TextNewspapers    LAKE ONTARIO . - The late gale, so far as we have been able to learn, has not been attended with any disastrous consequences on Lake Ontario. The steamer Rochester , Captain H.N. Throop , left the landing at 8 o'clock, Friday evening, bound for Toronto and Lewiston . She encountered a ...
Rochester Daily Democrat (Rochester, NY), Tues., Oct. 22, 1844 
TextNewspapers    ... The following Card of Thanks is deserved. The management of the boat, during the storm, was admirable. The escape was truly providential: Rochester , Oct. 19, 1844 . We, the undersigned, being passengers on board the steamer " Rochester ," on her late passage from Oswego to Lewiston , ......
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), May 17, 1844, page 3 
TextNewspapers  St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), May 17, 1844, page 3page 3  Brantford (steamer) The steamer Brantford . - This beautiful fast travelling boat has again commenced her regular trips between this town and Dunnville . We venture to say that, no doubt, the enterprise of her proprietor, Andrew Thompson , Esq., and the skill and gentlemanly conduct of...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), January 12, 1844 
TextNewspapers    Lake Navigation - The schooner, Wm. Jones, arrived at this port from Toronto, on the 30th ult., loaded with grass-seed and lumber, and cleared for Toronto on the 1st inst., with a load of salt, &c.. The schooner Native also arrived, from Whitby, Canada, on the 31st ult., with a cargo of ...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), January 26, 1844 
TextNewspapers    We are happy to hear that a large number of the distressed laborers on the Lachine Canal have been employed by the corporation in breaking stones; and as a further means to furnish labor for the poor during the winter. The sum of £200 was voted by the corporation, to be employed in taking...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), February 2, 1844 
TextNewspapers    Lachine Canal - Mr. Brenman commenced operations on that section of the Lachine Canal for which he is the contractor on the 23rd ult.. Mr. Brenman pays his men daily in cash. ...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), February 9, 1844 
TextNewspapers    ... Port of Toronto - The revenue of the Port of Toronto, for the year ending 5ht January, 1844, is upwards of £13,000 of which fully two-thirds arise on goods imported from the United States. The total exports during the same period, amount to £105,000, of which not more than ......
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), March 1, 1844 
TextNewspapers    Wrecks Discovered - Capt. D. Chapin, of New York, gives notice in the Erie Gazette that he has discovered the wreck of the Young Lion, laden with rail road iron bound for the State of Michigan, and also the exact location of the steamer Erie. He states that the discoveries were made by the aid...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), March 1, 1844 
TextNewspapers    The steamer Transit is now running, on alternate days, between Toronto and Niagara. ...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), March 22, 1844 
TextNewspapers    The Gore Steamer runs daily between Toronto and Wellington Square. Burlington Bay is still ice bound. ...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), March 22, 1844 
TextNewspapers    Port Stanley - The American schooner "Panama" arrived at Port Stanley, from Cleveland, on the 13th instant. ...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), March 29, 1844 
TextNewspapers    The steamer Gore is now running regularly between Toronto and Rochester. ...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), March 29, 1844 
TextNewspapers    The amount of customs done at Hamilton for the past year is £12,196; articles in bond, £2,750; tolls on Burlington Bay Canal, £1,936; making a total revenue of £16,882. The customs duties of the previous year were £7,604. ...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), March 29, 1844 
TextNewspapers    There are now stored along the upper lakes, waiting for shipment, 940,000 bushels of wheat, 245,000 barrels of flour, and some 20,000 barrels of ashes, provisions, &c.. ...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), March 29, 1844 
TextNewspapers    We are glad to learn that measures are being adopted to prevent laborers upon the Lachine Canal from being brought in to disturb the peace during the election. We understand that Mr. Killaly has issued an order that during the time the election is pending, the muster rolls of the several working...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), February 2, 1844 
TextNewspapers    Welland Canal - We are happy to have it in our power to assure the public, that there is now every prospect that peace and quietness is permanently restored throughout the entire line of this great work; and that, hereafter, whatever may be the condition - and that is certainly deplorable ...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), February 9, 1844 
TextNewspapers    Accident On The Canal - On Friday last, a man named Michael O'Conner, met with immediate death while working on the canal near the Stone Bridge. He was in the act of guiding a stone, then suspended on a crane, when it slipped through the chain, on to his legs and the lower part of his body, ...

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