Monday, 17 December 2012


Freight-Passenger-Commercial Fishing Vessels of Lake Nipigon

As remembered by Adolph King, Rossport, Ontario, 1974

Nipigon Museum Archives

The fishing tug "Lilly-Grace", a 50 foot vessel, was built at lake Nipigon for the fishing industry in 1926.

It had a triple expansion engine and a scotch boiler.

It went out of service in Lake Nipigon in 1939 and the machinery went to scrap.

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