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Rothesay Castle (1861-1876), paddle steamer, at Yonge St. wharf.  Toronto, Ont. Open in full size

Rothesay Castle (1861-1876), paddle steamer, at Yonge St. wharf. Toronto, Ont.

Picture, 1866, English

Rothesay Castle (1861-1876), paddle steamer, at Yonge St. wharf. Toronto, Ont.

Picture, 1866, English

Notes

Inscribed in pen & ink, scrapbook page below print: 'The Rothesay Castlle / Foot of Yonge Street She sank about 1877 and has / been rebuilt & called teh / Southern Belle' The 'Rothesay Castle' ran on Lake Ontario 1866-1867 and 1874-1875 (Eric Heyl, 'Early American Steamers', vol. II, pp. 227-228.

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

Albumen print. Laid down on scrapbook page

Extent

85 x 108mm

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Call Number / Accession Number

982-27-53