First steamboat on the St. Lawrence. Built by John

Molson at Montreal. Arrived at Quebec from Montreal, Nov. 5, 1809,

making the run in 36 hours. The vessel measured 85 feet over all, had 16

feet beam, and was equipped with an engine of six-horse power. See

also Molson; Steamships. =Bib.=: Semi-Centennial Report of Montreal

Board of Trade, 1893.

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