Eastward, the view down the St. Lawrence towards the Gulf, is the finest of all, scarcely surpassed by anything in the world.
Montreal is the head of navigation of the St. Lawrence for ocean steamships.
Quebec marks the place where the St. Lawrence River suddenly broadens from a river into a tidal gulf of brackish or salt water.
She was reported well to the nor'ard; and it was a St. Lawrence Valley storm.
The geographical information recorded respecting the St. Lawrence and its tributaries is generally vague and confused.
A porpoise or small whale which frequents the river St. Lawrence.
This was the first of the plague-smitten ships from Ireland which that year sailed up the St. Lawrence.
Better that than to fry there like St. Lawrence on his griddle.
For this purpose he took the route of the deep and rapid St. Lawrence, making his way in bateaux for 130 miles above Montreal.
The rock of Quebec is like a lion couchant beside the St. Lawrence.