First Rebuild: Propulsion: Sidewheel Dimensions: 194 x 25 -- -169 tons Rebuilt: in 1848
177x25x9 Owned by W. D. Lindsay 1848; to Champlain & St. Lawrence Railway 1854; to Grand Trunk Railway 1863; to W. Workman, Montreal 1865. Built by W. Parkyn (St. Mary's Foundry) Montreal 1846. Engines (2) 44x66, patent design by builder (details lacking), later 44x72 (maker unknown, from "Clyde"). Ferry for railroad passengers. Wrecked 12/04/65 Longueuil, still on shore when destroyed by fire 29/08/65.
The Maritime History of the Great Lakes site is managed by Walter Lewis
Since 2005 this site has been the prototype for the digital collection management tools built for the Our Digital World (formerly the OurOntario project of Knowledge Ontario.)
As a prototype it is subject to occasional, unexplained interruptions in service ... because we keep trying new things.
My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab.
Login here or start a My favourites account.