Dimensions: 170ft x 40ft 320 NT  
Type of Wreck: Sidewheeler
Location of Wreck: N44 11 893 W76 27 651
Place and Builder:    
Year Built: 1850

Buffalo Commercial Advertiser Saturday, December 9, 1871 #

BURNED – We learn by special despatch that the tug steamers HERCULES and HIGHLANDER, owned by Messrs. Calvin & Breck, of Garden Island, were totally destroyed by fire at Kingston, Ont., last night. One of the fireman was burned to death. Loss $30,000; no insurance.      

NOTE:- Both vessels were burnt at Garden Island while laid-up. Half a dozen sunken hulks could still be seen in the shallow waters off the Island c1970.

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