The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Georgiana (Propeller), C71137, 16 Sep 1875


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PENETANGUISHENE. -- The steamer GEORGIANA arrived here on Monday. She is intended to run between Waubaushene, Victoria Harbour, Midland Penetanguishene and Collingwood. The enterprise of our two citizens has thus supplied a long felt want and henceforth communication by water with the Georgian Bay towns will be more regular and reliable.
      Barrie, Northern Advance
      September 16, 1875
     

THE STEAMER GEORGIANA. - Meanwhile our enterprising Penetang neighbours send us their new steamboat the GEORGIANA, at intervals to enliven the declining season, not to steak of our WAUBUNO, which comes now twice a week since the GEORGIANA took to the water.
      Orillia Expositor
      October 14, 1875


Steam screw GEORGIANA. Of 164 gross tons; 104 tons reg. Built Dunnville, Ont., 1872. Home port, Dunnville, Ont. 92.0 x 15.0 x 5.0. Owned by H.H. Thompson of Penetanguishene, Ont. [ No number]
      List of Vessels on the Registry Books of
      the Dominion of Canada on Dec. 31, 1886



Steam paddle DOVER. Built Port Dover, Ont., in 1850. Rebuilt at Dunnville, Ont., in 1872 and renamed GEORGIANA. Official Canadian No. 71137. She was rebuilt again in 1878 [place unknown] as 100 tons gross 93x 17 x 5. DISPOSITION:-- Scrapped 1885.
      Provision List of Canadian Merchant Steamships
      [Inland and Coastal] 1809 to 1930


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Georgian Bay route
Date of Original:
1875
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McN.E.10572
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Georgiana (Propeller), C71137, 16 Sep 1875