First Rebuild: Official Number: 33446 Propulsion: Sidewheel Dimensions: 198 x 28 -- 181 tons Rebuilt: in 1853
172x28x10 (width over paddle boxes 56') Owned by W. & G. Tate 1842; to A. Gilmour, Montreal 1847; to Provincial Government 1851 (possibly charter); to C. Tate, Montreal 1853; B. Grant 1859. Built by Messrs Tate, Montreal and launched 28/07/41. Engines (2) by Bennett & Henderson, Montreal, from "Great Britain". Towboat below Montreal except Montreal-Toronto 1856. Laid up after 1857 in "Mr. Tait's drydock", Montreal and destroyed by fire there 26/06/59.
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.