W. S. Ireland (Propeller), C85709, 13 Aug 1872
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Wallaceburg, August 13 - The boat built here by Capt. J.W. Steinhoff, was launched this afternoon. She will be taken to Chatham at once to receive her machinery. In a few weeks she will come out. She is a staunch barge, one of the best of her class. She was named the W.S. IRELAND, after the manager of the Bank of Commerce at Chatham.
The Toronto Mail
Wednesday, August 14, 1872
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Steam screw, tug W.S. IRELAND. Official Canada No. 85709. Of 105 gross tons. Built Wallaceburg, Ont., 1872 Of 87 x 24 x 7. Rebuilt Barge 1905
Preliminary List of Canadian Steamships, 1809 to 1930
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