Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Toronto (Steamboat), 1 Dec 1825
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??? ????? TORONTO. - This boat has been ???? indeed, having cost ???? ??? in all $10,000 and put them in such trouble besides. She run a few trips across to Niagara, vexed the captain till he fevered and died, and was then tied up for the season. On the 8th. inst. she was sold at auction for 805 Pounds, being little more than the cost of the engine !! John A. Wilkws, Esquire, was the purchaser, on behalf of himself, Mr. Ewart, and others, their associates. [poor copy]
      Colonial Advocate
      Thursday, December 8, 1825


Item Type
Clippings
Notes
auctioned
Date of Original
1825
Subject(s)
Local identifier
McN.E.4197
Language of Item
English
Donor
William R. McNeil
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Toronto (Steamboat), 1 Dec 1825