The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily Standard (Kingston, ON), 21 Aug 1911


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TUG CHIEFTAIN SINKS, FOUR ARE DROWNED

The Calvin Company's Tug Was Rammed by a Nova Scotia Collier Just Above Quebec

-20 miles above Quebec, between St. Antoine and St. Croix, Lotbiniere County; 4 dead.

Chieftain Sank In Two Minutes - in 42 feet of water.

A Survivor Tells of the Collision - Capt. Phelix.

The Steamer Chieftain - known as Chieftain III, 140 x 25, 5 years old; "the Chieftain left here with a raft 2 weeks ago and was on her return

trip, when the accident happened."

p.4 Capt. Esford In Charge - of Keywest which smashed into Welland Canal locks yesterday.

p.5 M.I. -


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Date of Publication:
21 Aug 1911
Local identifier:
KN.18000
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Donor:
Rick Neilson
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Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
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Daily Standard (Kingston, ON), 21 Aug 1911