Manitoba (wooden)

1871                                      Manitoba                                        1903

Wooden sidewheel Great Lakes passenger and package freight vessel

Built at Port Robinson ON by Melancthon Simpson

182’ LOA, 173’ LBP, 25’ beam, 11’ depth
1 deck, coal-fired boiler, vertical beam engine, 380 IHP

Enrolled at
173.0 x 25.0 x 10.0, 750 GT     Can 92653 (Enrolled 1888)     to:
William Beatty, Thorold ON

See history in Scanner Jan and Mar 1986 (#143)
Also in Detroit Marine Historian Nov 1956 (#79)
Also in Great Lakes Ships We Remember p. 265





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