Previous Registration: U.S.A. (1915) as Howard M. Hanna Jr.
480x54x16 Owned by Great Lakes Transportation Co., (James Playfair) Midland, 1915-1926; Canada Steamship Lines 1926-1961; Algoma Central Railway 1963-1967. Built by American Shipbuilding Co., Cleveland 1908. Engine 22½-36-60x42 by builder. Wrecked in "great gales" 09/11/13 Lake Huron, refloated and sold to Canadian register. Retired end of 1967 season. Used as grain storage barge "Lionel Parsons" 1968-1983. Scrapped Thunder Bay 1983.
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