120x18x9 Owned in England, chartered by Vancouver Island Coal Mining & Land Co. Built Liverpool, England 1859. Engine 17x36 (oscillating), replaced 1866 by 28x30 (oscillating), makers unknown. Used B.C. coast (various services) 1864-68. Sailed out from United Kingdom, arriving Esquimalt 07/03/64 after 175 days. Rammed and sunk by "Alexander" 19/06/65, hull auctioned (less engine) November 1865. Re-launched 20/01/66. To United States early 1868 for Alaska trade.
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