158x24x11 (width over paddle boxes 50') Owned by J. Hamilton, Kingston 1840; to D. Bethune et al. 1843; to Hooker & Henderson, Montreal 1848. Built by Niagara Harbour & Dock Co. 1840; maiden voyage 30/10/40. Engines (2) by builder, one to "Maple Leaf". Lake Ontario mail steamer. Stranded in gale 25/10/41 Cobourg, main steam pipe broken, scuttled to prevent being blown out to lake. Both stacks lost. Last act before scrapping was to tow "Commerce" to Kingston for repairs after wreck.
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