154x23x9 Owned by J. Molson, Montreal. Built by Campbell, Montreal and launched 22/05/27. Had two engines: one by Boulton & Watt, London, from "Lady Sherbrooke", other new by J. D. Ward, Montreal. Built as towboat normally hauling barge "Commerce", passenger accommodation added in former hold 1832 and 1834. Used Montreal-Quebec; fastest trip 20 hr. 15 min. including stops. Rammed and badly damaged "Chambly" 25/09/28 Trois Rivières.
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