102x20x4 Owned by Merchants Transportation Co. ("Calderwood Line") 1902; British Yukon Navigation Co. 1904, 1917; Taylor Drury Pedlar & Co. 1921. Engines (2) 10x48 by United Engine Works, San Francisco, from "Gold Star". Sternwheel. Launched 16/06/02; hull towed to Dawson for addition of engines and houses. First arrival at Whitehorse 28/07/02: slow trip as all firebrick fell out en route. Assessed maximum penalty for flagrant case of carrying too many passengers, arriving Whitehorse 29/09/02: steward convicted of common assault for forcibly evicting a passenger from a cabin for which he had paid, in order to make room for another: passengers slept in shifts. Laid up 1908-1914. Sank in storm 30/08/28 Lake Lebarge.
The Maritime History of the Great Lakes site is managed by Walter Lewis
Since 2005 this site has been the prototype for the digital collection management tools built for the Our Digital World (formerly the OurOntario project of Knowledge Ontario.)
As a prototype it is subject to occasional, unexplained interruptions in service ... because we keep trying new things.
My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab.
Login here or start a My favourites account.