The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Arctic (Schooner), 1860

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STEAMER WELLAND BURNED. - We learn from Capt. Dobbins that a dispatch was received this morning stating that the fine steamer WELLAND, belonging to the Port Dalhousie and Thorold Railway Co., was burned at her dock, Port Dalhousie, this A.M. She was valued at about $60,000, partly insured. Particulars not ascertained.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Friday, August 15, 1856

      Paddle wheel steamer WELLAND. Built at St. Catharines in 1843. About 137 tons. DISPOSITION:-- Burnt Port Dalhousie Aug. 15, 1856.
      Provisional List of Canadain Merchant Steamships
      Inland and Coastal. 1809 to 1930

Schooner ARCTIC. [C] Of 241 tons. Built Port Dalhousie by A. Muir in 1858. Owned by A. Muir & Co. Home port, Port Dalhousie. Value, $6,800. Class B 1. REMARKS. -- Bottom of steamer WELLAND.
      Board of Lake Underwriters
      Lake Vessel register, 1860

Schooner ARCTIC. [C] Of 241 tons. Built Port Dalhousie by A. Muir in 1858. Owned by A. Muir & Bros. Home port, Port Dalhousie. Class B. Value $4,500. REMARKS. -- Bottom of steamer WELLAND, strengthened and refastened in 1863.
      Register of the Ships of the Lakes
      and River St. Lawrence, 1864
Schooner ARTCIC. Built 1858 at Port Dalhousie, Ont. Of 172 tons register. 130.0 x 21.0 x 8.2 Home port, St. Catharines, Ont. Owned by Brice Muir, of Port Dalhousie, Ont., a shipowner.
      List of Vessels on the Registry Books of the
      Dominion of Canada on Dec. 31, 1874.

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Arctic (Schooner), 1860