Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Saskatchewan (Steamboat), fire, 21 Sep 1893
Description
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FREIGHT STEAMER BURNED.
Winnepeg, Man., Sept. 21. - The steamer SASKATCHEWAN carrying freight on Lake
Manitoba, has been burned. The vessel was valued at $25,000.
      Buffalo Evening News
      Thursday, September 21, 1839 p.4. c.6

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      SASKATCHEWAN Steamer of 337 tons. Built Westborne, Man. 1883. Canadian Official No. 78016, paddle-wheel tug 136' x 26' x 7' Burnt Westborne September 16th. 1893.
      Preliminary List of Canadian Merchant
      Steamships 1809 - 1930, Inland & Coastal

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Item Type
Clippings
Notes
Reason: fire
Lives: nil
Hull damage: 25,000
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original
1893
Subject(s)
Local identifier
McN.W.17385
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Manitoba, Canada
    Latitude: 50.12972 Longitude: -98.58185
Donor
William R. McNeil
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Saskatchewan (Steamboat), fire, 21 Sep 1893