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aptain Wyckman. Not less than twenty of the steerage passengers, six of the cabin, and ten of the crew were lost. The passengers suffered considerably from sleeping in the hold of a salt laden French vessel The Canadian was an iron three decked propeller steamship of 2,000 tons burden, built in 1860 at Greenock, by J. Wood, the same who built the Canada, at the some place, and the Cannon shot at Providence.-- She was owned by the Canadian Steamship Company, and ran between Montreal and Glasgow. Her securities against fire were good. She was medium model. She was rated No. 1, and carried sufficient canvas to enable her to make a port in case of disabled machinery. Her fastenings were of iron, and she drew twenty feet of water. Her engine was direct acting, 500 horse power. having two cylinders of 66 inches diameter, the stroke of piston being 45 inches. The boilers were tabular. She was bark rigged, having seven bulkheads, the diameter of the propeller being 17 feet.