The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
UNITED EMPIRE


Description
Creator:
Bald, J. W., Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
Oval cut photograph of the Northern Navigation Company steamboat UNITED EMPIRE, possibly at Midland. Crew and passengers line the decks.
Notes:
The UNITED EMPIRE was build at Sarnia for the Northwest Transportation Co. in 1882. Renamed SARONIC in 1905, she was transferred to the Canada Steamship Lines when it absorbed the Northern Navigation Company. Wrecked on Lake Huron in 1916, it was rebuilt as a barge.
Inscriptions:
"J. W. Bald Midland, Canada"
Publisher:
J. W. Bald
Place of Publication:
Midland, Ont.
Date of Original:
c 1900
Dimensions:
Width: 31.8 cm
Height: 20.3 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 20.7cm
Image Height: 11.8cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
192
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 45.515555 Longitude: -81.070277
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
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UNITED EMPIRE


Oval cut photograph of the Northern Navigation Company steamboat UNITED EMPIRE, possibly at Midland. Crew and passengers line the decks.