The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Acadia (1864)


Year of Build:
1864
Official Number:
46239
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Sorel, Quebec
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Propulsion:
Sidewheel
Dimensions
Tonnage (gross):
1077
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Gulf of Mexico
How:
Wrecked - (Blockade Runner)
History

211x31x13 Owned by Sincennes-McNaughton. Built by D. & J. McCarthy, Sorel and launched 12/05/64. Intended for new passenger trade from Quebec to lower St. Lawrence. Made only two voyages, first (21/07/64) to Pictou N. S., second to Shediac N. B. Enormous losses: $8000. Service cancelled and vessel sold 09/64 to United States parties "to run Havana-Nassau" (?). Wrecked Gulf of Mexico later in 1864.

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Acadia (1864)