First Rebuild: Official Number: 100720 Propulsion: Screw Dimensions: 89 x 18 -- 78 tons Rebuilt: Sorel, Quebec, Canada in 1912
59x23x6 Owned by L. Paul 1893; Richelieu & Ontario Navigation Co. 1901; to Dominion Government 1905. Built by J. Paul, Sorel 1893. Rebuilt to 89x18x7 by G. A. Pontbriand, Sorel 1912. First engine 13x13 by Pound Manufacturing Co., Lackawanna, N.Y. (from "Arctic"); after 1912 13-20x13 by either Beauchemin & Rondeau, Sorel or Pontbriand. (First engine compounded?) Originally ferry.
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