147x33x5 Owned by Canadian Development Co., to British Yukon Navigation Co. 1901. Built by J. Todd, Victoria 1898. Engines (2) 15x72 by J. Rees & Sons, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Built for Stikine River, used very briefly then to Yukon. (Sternwheel) Additional staterooms 1900. Used mostly for freight later; had refrigerated space for meat. Destroyed by explosion and fire 27/09/06 Five Fingers, Yukon River when passenger shooting at ducks ignited explosives in cargo. 5 killed.
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