The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Boston (Steamboat), 19 Mar 1855


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STEAMER FOR SALE.
      The staunch low pressure, upper cabin steamer " BOSTON " lately plying between Ogdenaburgh and Hamilton is offered for sale.
      The BOSTON was built in Quebec in 1852, and is of the following dimensions:
      Length on deck . . . . . . . . 169 feet
      Breadth of beam . . . . . . . 23 feet
      Depth of hold . . . . . . . . . . 10 feet 3 inches
      Registered tonnage . . . . . 235 tons
Carries 1,750 barrels, has accommodation for 40 or 50 passengers, is a fine sea boat, and for speed is unsurpassed by any steamer on Lake Ontario. The BOSTON is lying at Queen's Wharf, Toronto. --- Apply to G. Parish.
      Toronto Globe
      Monday, March 19, 1855


Steamer BOSTON. Official Canada No. 33216. Built Quebec 1852, of about 334 tons.
      Provincial List of Canadian Steamers
      Inland & Coastal, 1809 to 1930


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for sale
Date of Original:
1855
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McN.E.7127
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Boston (Steamboat), 19 Mar 1855