Owned by Canadian Pacific Railway. Built by Aitken & Mansell, Kelvinhaugh Scotland and launched 31/07/83. Engine 35-70x48 by D. Rowan & Co., Glasgow. Cut apart Montreal, crossed Lake Ontario on pontoons with difficulty owing to autumn storms. Reassembled at Buffalo, wintered at Port Colborne. First of 3 new sisters to enter service: first voyage from Owen Sound 08/05/84. Wrecked Isle Royale 07/11/85, 37 killed. Engine to "Manitoba".
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