The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Shamrock (1842)


Year of Build:
1842
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Niagara, Ontario
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Propulsion:
Screw
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Pointe Claire, Quebec, Canada
How:
Blew Up
History

Approx. 85x16 Owned by Ross Matthie & Co. Built by Niagara Harbour & Dock Co. 1842. Engine by builder. Used on Montreal-Ottawa-Kingston triangle. Boiler exploded 09/07/42 while towing three barges on fourth trip Pointe Claire Que., 58 killed.

Contact
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Email
WWW address
Shamrock (1842)
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




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.










Shamrock (1842)