The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Dec. 5, 1854


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p.2 A new steamer, the Zimmerman, arrived at Toronto from Niagara on Thursday last. The Zimmerman had a large party on board on the occasion of her first trip. She is intended to ply between Toronto and Niagara, in connection with the Erie and Ontario railway; has 206 feet length overall, 29 feet beam, 9 feet 10" hold and is propelled by a low pressure engine rated at 200 horse-power. The new steamer was built by Mr. Shickeluna, and is valued at 15,000 pounds.

We learn from the Chatham Planet that the three-masted schooner Globe, which was reported, a few days since, as being ashore at Port Bruce, with a cargo of railroad ties, has gone to pieces and is an entire wreck. We believe she was owned by the Hon. M. Cameron of Port Sarnia.


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Date of Original:
Dec. 5, 1854
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KN.19792
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
Rick Neilson
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Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Dec. 5, 1854