The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), May 18, 1843

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Timber Ship For Sale

To be sold by auction, at Dunnville, on Thursday the 15ht of June next, (if not previously disposed of by private contract) the hull of the steam boat "Toronto", formerly "General Porter" - sound strong and in good order - every way calculated to make an excellent timber vessel. Suitable anchors and chain cables, can be bought with her, if desired.

Terms - Cash. Sale to take place at 11 o'clock A.M..

Tenders, from persons desirous of purchasing by private sale, will be received by the undersigned, at Dunnville Post Office, Grand River, until the 10th June next.

Dimensions of the Toronto - length 145 feet; breadth 26 feet; depth of hold 9 feet; draught of water, when laden, 7 feet; tonnage 357.

Tho's Heywood, Clerk In Charge
Grand River Mouth, May 15, 1843

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Peter Warwick
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St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), May 18, 1843