The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Novelty (1847)


Year of Build:
1847
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Quebec, Quebec
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Propulsion:
Sidewheel
Dimensions
Tonnage (gross):
-73
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Varennes, Quebec, Canada
How:
Burnt
History

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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Novelty (1847)