The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
New Swiftsure (1818)


Year of Build:
1818
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Montreal, Quebec
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Propulsion:
Sidewheel
Final Disposition
How:
Broken Up
History

135x24x11 Owned by J. Molson (St. Lawrence Steamboat Co.) Built by H. Logan, Montreal and launched 11/07/18. First engine(s) from "Swiftsure", after 1820 engines (2) by Boulton & Watt, London, to "St. Patrick". Passenger accommodations expanded 1820. Damaged by fire 07/06/22 Quebec. Ashore two weeks early July 1829 Lavaltrie. Left Montreal 20/11/30 for Bécancour for removal of engine.

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New Swiftsure (1818)
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New Swiftsure (1818)