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[TSL] Missing Link :-} (was) THESHIPSLIST Digest, Vol 7, Issue 109
Susan Swiggum <swig@ns.sympatico.ca> on 10/06/2012

Laurie,

Carol had first posted the link, which had appeared in the previous 
Digest ... here it is

http://www.wwjohnston.net/famhist/pedlar1841.htm

Sue

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On 10/6/2012 4:57 PM, Laurie wrote:
> What article is being referred to below??
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From:theshipslist-bounces@rootsweb.com
> [mailto:theshipslist-bounces@rootsweb.com] On Behalf Of
> theshipslist-request@rootsweb.com
> Sent: October-06-12 3:01 AM
> To:theshipslist@rootsweb.com
> Subject: THESHIPSLIST Digest, Vol 7, Issue 109
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> Today's Topics:
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>     1. Cornwall to Canada - trip details (Carol Collins)
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> Message: 1
> Date: Fri, 5 Oct 2012 21:28:24 +0000
> From: Carol Collins<collinscarol@hotmail.com>
> Subject: [TSL] Cornwall to Canada - trip details
> To:"theshipslist@rootsweb.com"  <theshipslist@rootsweb.com>
> Message-ID:<SNT104-W116FE817AE34C74E751429C48B0@phx.gbl>
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> The article details a trip first on the ship "Clio" to Quebec, then by
> steamboat from Quebec to Montreal.  From Quebec immigrants travelled by a
> series of flat-bottomed Durham boats.  Durham boats had no propulsion and
> were drawn by a steam-tug up the Lachine canal to Lachine, Vaudreuil, then
> along the Ottawa river to Ottawa.  From the Ottawa river, immigrants
> continued their travel on the Durham boats through the locks to the Rideau
> Canal, then along the Rideau Canal to Kingston. From Kingston they travelled
> by the lake steamer "Royal Mail Line", with ports of call at Coburg and Port
> Hope.  From Port Hope, the immigrants travelled by wagon to Oshawa, where
> they settled.  The year was 1841.
>   Regards, Carol Collins


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