First Rebuild: Official Number: 74245 Propulsion: Sidewheel Dimensions: 138 x 24 -- 497 tons Rebuilt: in 1882
138x24x8 (width over paddle boxes 40') Owned by O. Gillespie, Cornwall Ont. 1877; to St. Lawrence Navigation Co. 1882; Muskoka & Nipissing Navigation Co., Gravenhurst 1886; Muskoka & Georgian Bay Navigation Co. 1891; North Shore Navigation Co., Gravenhurst 1895. Built by Girard & Frechette, Sorel 1877. Engine 32x96 by Beauchemin & Fils, Sorel (to "City of Toronto"). St. Lawrence passenger vessel; to Lake Ontario 1878; to Georgian Bay 1887.
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