On Saturday, according to notice given, a vessel was set adrift in the strong current above the Falls. - oncoming down the rapids, above the great Fall, she struck, and both masts went by the board, and it is said that the hull was broke in two, but remained attached till it passed over the...
Gleaner (Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON), November 10, 1832, page 2-3page 2-3
To The Editor Of The York Courier
Among the many accounts of new Steamers which are every day presented to the public, perhpas none will give the people of Upper Canada more satisfaction, than to learn though the medium of your valuable paper, that the Adelaide (intended...
Melancholy Ship Wreck - The schr. Elesha Whittlealy, Capt. Wm. Hecox, was capsized by a flaw of wind and sunk off Salem, Ohio, on Friday evening last, and eight passengers and two of the crew lost. The Captain and remainder of the crew, seven in number, were taken from the wreck by Captain ...
This would become the steamboat Cobourg .
Gleaner (Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON), June 16, 1832, page 2, page 2
On Saturday last [June 9] a new Steam-boat called the " Adelaide " was launched at Chippawa . This Boat was projected by Robert Hamilton , Esq., a gentleman deserving every patronage for his enterprising spirit; she is stated to be a beautiful craft, and is intended to run between Chippawa and...