Rapids King - 122407 (C)

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dc.contributor.author Unknown
dc.coverage.spatial Great Lakes (North America) en
dc.coverage.temporal 1907-1949 en
dc.date.accessioned 2009-11-12T15:41:49Z
dc.date.available 2009-11-12T15:41:49Z
dc.date.issued 2009-11-12T15:41:49Z
dc.identifier.other Baus - 13 en
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2374.OX/169974
dc.description This Canadian vessel was built specially to run the eight series of rapids on the St. Lawrence River, between Prescott and Montreal, Que. She was built of steel with a shallow hull at Toronto in 1907 for the Richelieu & Ontario Nav. Co. For years she ran with "Rapids Queen" for the Canadian Steamship Co., who purchased her in 1914, and later with "Rapids Prince". This photo shows her when she was on the Detroit-Wallaceburg, Ont. route for a short time (1922) on the Detroit River, under the Northern Nav. Co., which is the northern division of the Canadian S. S. Lines. Since 1931 she was laid up at Sorel, Que. In May, 1949 she was towed to Kingston, Ont. to be scrapped. en
dc.subject Ships - Great Lakes (North America) en
dc.subject Great Lakes (North America) - Navigation - History en
dc.title Rapids King - 122407 (C) en
dc.type Image en
dc.repository.name Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center en
dc.contributor.institution Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center en

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