The Maritime History of the Great Lakes

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  • The GREEN HILL PARK disaster
    WebsiteText  Stanton, John, The Northern Mariner / Le marin du nord (St. John's, NL), Jan 1991     Early in 1945 explosions and fire ravaged the S.S. Green Hill Park in Vancouver harbour, killing two seamen and six longshoremen instantly.1 Ironically, this ship of death had been named after a peaceful picnic ground at Alma, a village in central Nova Scotia. As a result of the disaster, the ...
    WebsiteText  Stanton, John, The Northern Mariner / Le marin du nord (St. John's, NL), Jan 1991   Early in 1945 explosions and fire ravaged the S.S. Green Hill Park in Vancouver harbour, killing two seamen and six longshoremen instantly.1 Ironically, this ship of death had been named ...
  • Shipwrecks, Collisions and Accidents in St. Lawrence/Great Lakes Waterway, 1848-1900
    Text  Camu, Pierre, The Northern Mariner / Le marin du nord (St. John's, NL), Apr 1996, 43-66     There is quite a literature about shipwrecks at sea or in the confined waters of gulfs, deltas or rivers. Indeed, wrecks have long exerted a fascination because of their spectacular results, often involving losses of vessels and lives and leaving as mute testimony smashed ships, floating debris or empty lifeboats. ...
    Text  Camu, Pierre, The Northern Mariner / Le marin du nord (St. John's, NL), Apr 1996, 43-66   There is quite a literature about shipwrecks at sea or in the confined waters of gulfs, deltas or rivers. Indeed, wrecks have long exerted a fascination because of their spectacular ...
  • "This Sad and Melancholy Catastrophe:" Port Maitland, Ontario and the Wreck of the Troopship Commerce, 6 May 1850
    Text  McIntyre, Kyle, The Northern Mariner / Le marin du nord (St. John's, NL), Jul 1998, 39-49     The broadsheets and nautical journals of the mid-nineteenth century register shipwrecks with the same detachment that can be read in the daily traffic reports of a contemporary newspaper. The human elements in the events are downplayed and the material costs neatly summarized as insurance estimates. Yet in any tragedy it ...
    Text  McIntyre, Kyle, The Northern Mariner / Le marin du nord (St. John's, NL), Jul 1998, 39-49   The broadsheets and nautical journals of the mid-nineteenth century register shipwrecks with the same detachment that can be read in the daily traffic reports of a contemporary newspaper. The human ...
  • Life and Death on the Ocean Wave
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  • FRANK O'CONNOR shipwreck (Bulk Carrier): National Register of Historic Places
    Text       National Register of Historic Places nomination for the bulk carrier FRANK O'CONNOR. Includes in depth history, archaeological site description, site plan, and chart.
    Text     National Register of Historic Places nomination for the bulk carrier FRANK O'CONNOR. Includes in depth history, archaeological site description, site plan, and chart.
  • LOUISIANA Shipwreck (Steamer): National Register of Historic Places
    Text       National Register of Historic Places nomination for the steamer FRANK O'CONNOR. Includes in depth history, archaeological site description, site plan, photographs, and chart.
    Text     National Register of Historic Places nomination for the steamer FRANK O'CONNOR. Includes in depth history, archaeological site description, site plan, photographs, and chart.
  • LUCERNE Shipwreck (schooner): National Register of Historic Places
    Text       National Register of Historic Places nomination for the schooner LUCERNE. Includes in depth history, archaeological site description, sketches photographs, and map.
    Text     National Register of Historic Places nomination for the schooner LUCERNE. Includes in depth history, archaeological site description, sketches photographs, and map.
  • NOQUEBAY Shipwreck (Schooner Barge): National Register of Historic Places
    Text       National Register of Historic Places nomination for the Schooner Barge NOQUEBAY. Includes in depth history, archaeological site description, site plan, photographs, and map.
    Text     National Register of Historic Places nomination for the Schooner Barge NOQUEBAY. Includes in depth history, archaeological site description, site plan, photographs, and map.
  • PRETORIA Shipwreck (Schooner barge): National Register of Historic Places
    Text       National Register of Historic Places nomination for the Schooner barge PRETORIA. Includes in depth history, archaeological site description, site plan, and map.
    Text     National Register of Historic Places nomination for the Schooner barge PRETORIA. Includes in depth history, archaeological site description, site plan, and map.
  • SEVONA Shipwreck (Bulk Carrier): National Register of Historic Places
    Text       National Register of Historic Places nomination for the bulk carrier SEVONA. Includes in depth history, archaeological site description, site plan and photograph.
    Text     National Register of Historic Places nomination for the bulk carrier SEVONA. Includes in depth history, archaeological site description, site plan and photograph.
  • OTTAWA Shipwreck (tug): National Register of Historic Places
    Text       National Register of Historic Places nomination for the tug OTTAWA (formerly the BOSCOBEL). Includes in depth history, archaeological site description, photographs, and map.
    Text     National Register of Historic Places nomination for the tug OTTAWA (formerly the BOSCOBEL). Includes in depth history, archaeological site description, photographs, and map.
  • The First Generation of Marine Engines in Central Canadian Steamers, 1809-1837
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  • Atlantic (Steamboat), 1996
    TextNewspaper       Ontario Court Litagation...
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