The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
George Frederick (1847)

Also known as:
Vercheres (1853); Montreal
Year of Build:
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Dundee, Quebec

Dimensions unknown. Owned by Meigs & Mead, Malone, N.Y. 1848, managed by Hanes & Hoople, Dickinson's Landing Ont.; later owners uncertain but included an entity called "American Line". Used as freighter (towboat?) in first season since cabins incomplete. Originally Montreal-Bay of Quinte; then Montreal-Sorel, then Montreal-Ogdensburg for "American Line". "Overhauled" by A. Cantin, Montreal 1851. Much confusion surrounds this vessel which does not seem to have been registered in Canada.

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George Frederick (1847)