The Niagara was built in 1845 for New York & Erie Railway Co, Erie PA. Collingwood Line. On September 22, 1856 it departed Collingwood with 300 passengers. Two days later it caught on fire and sank off Belgium, WI. killing 60 passengers and crew. This is the second model of the Niagara. The first was created from 2013 video. This was created from 1903 30 megapixel images shot in 2021 with the intent of making a model.