The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Provincial (Steamboat), 16 Apr 1857


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STEAMER "P R O V I N C I A L"
      For Sale, At Auction, On Saturday, The 18th Day Of April, At Eleven O'Clock A. M.
This vessel will be sold by public auction as she now lies at Borst's Wharf. She is built of Pitch Pine and Live Oak, Coppered and Copper Fastened. Is an excellent sea boat, and well found in all respects. Her length over all is 184 feet; beam, 46 feet 6 inches; depth of hold, 8 feet; cylinder, 41 inch; stroke, 10 feet; 200 horse power.
      She has been lately put in thorough repair, at an expense of 1,000 Pounds.
      TERMS OF PAYMENT :- One-fourth Cash; the balance on approved security, such as may be agreed on. By Order Of The Board.
      Toronto, April 4, 1857 Edward Taylor Dartnell, Manager
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Thursday, April 16, 1857


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Newspaper
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for sale by auction
Date of Original:
1857
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Local identifier:
McN.E.7201
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Provincial (Steamboat), 16 Apr 1857