The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Norseman (Steamboat), C96911, 9 Jun 1868


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The new sidewheel stm. NORSEMAN has been successfully launched from Caulin's yard. She was built by order of Mr. C.F. Gildersleeve, of Kingston, to succeed the ROTHESAY CASTLE and CORINTHIAN. She is well fitted up, and will accommodate 80 cbin and 1,000 deck passengers. Length 140 ft.; 26 ft. beam, and 44 1/2 ft. beam over all; 10 ft. hold and 36 inch cylinder; engine of 10 ft. stroke.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      June 9, 1868 3-4


NORSEMAN. Paddle wheel steamer. Official Canadian No. 96911. Built at Montreal 1868. Rebuilt at Kingston, Ont., in 1891 and renamed NORTH KING. 175 43 x 10 and 873 tons gross. Disposition - Scrapped 1922.
      preliminary List of Canadian Merchant Steamships
      Inland & Coastal, 1809 to 1930


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built, Montreal
Date of Original:
1868
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Local identifier:
McN.E.3075
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Norseman (Steamboat), C96911, 9 Jun 1868