86x17x8 Owned by J. Tibbitts, Quebec. Built by J. Tibbitts, Quebec 1847. Engines 18-40x48 by builder, to later "Novelty". "The small steamer Novelty, built by Mr. Tibbets [sic] – which on account of her peculiarly constructed engine – the high and low pressure principles being combined, and the speed with which she scudded across to and from Point Levi, attracted considerable attention". (Quebec "Chronicle"). Ferry. Destroyed by fire 21/09/50 Varennes Que.
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