The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Northwest (Propeller), sunk, 27 Nov 1918


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Accidents and storms on the Great Lakes in 1918 resulted in the loss of 93 lives, of which 76 passed out on Lake Superior. The important marine events follow: -
      November 27 - Bow section of the former passenger steamer NORTHWEST, once one of the widely known ????? on the lakes, was lost in a storm on Lake Ontario Two of the crew taking the boat to the coast, died from exposure after reaching shore.
      Collingwood Bulletin
      January 23, 1919

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Reason: sunk
Lives: 2
Remarks: Total loss (bow)
Date of Original:
1918
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Local identifier:
McN.W.17261
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.795555 Longitude: -77.905555
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Northwest (Propeller), sunk, 27 Nov 1918