Navigation of Hudson Bay and Straits by Charles N. Bell

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Published by Manitoba Daily Free Press in Winnipeg .

Written in English

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  • Navigation -- Hudson Bay.,
  • Ice navigation.

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Statementby Charles N. Bell.
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series -- no. 03550
ContributionsHistorical and Scientific Society of Manitoba.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 microfiche (8 fr.).
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21370452M
ISBN 100665035500

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Until a year or two ago, the general public were under the impression that the Hudson’s Bay and Strait were navigated only by one or two vessels belonging to the Hudson’s Bay Company, which carried the trading goods for their annual business from London to York Factory and other posts about the Bay.

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Appended: the author's Hudson's Bay country, a letter to the editor of the Free press. From: Manitoba Historical and Scientific Society Winnipeg. Transaction no. 1, Season The navigation of Hudson Straits is not a new thing.

Vessels had ploughed those northern waters before Champlain had crossed Lake Ontario in a canoe, and ships were plying backwards and forwards between the Hudson's Bay posts and Europe, while the birch bark canoe was still the only means of transportation across the Great Lakes.

Bell was then called upon to read his paper upon the NAVIGATION OF HUDSON8 STRAITS. BAY AND This paper is a sequel to Mr. Bell's letter which appeared in the Free Press last Monday, and is as follows: Until a year or two ago, the general Sublic were under the impression that the [udson's Bay and Strait were navigated only by one or two vessels belonging to the Hudson's Bay.

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On the east it is connected with the Atlantic Ocean by Hudson Strait, and on the north with the Arctic Ocean by Fox Channel and Fury and Hecla Strait. Its southern extremity between 55° and 51° N.

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Drawing our attention to the possibilities of the Hudson's Bay route as a channel of transportation. The main arguments in favour of this route. The lack of difficulty in terms of the actual construction. The great difficulty of finding a harbour. The question of the navigation of the Bay itself.

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