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Bostonnais

Canadian List of Shipping 1956: Bostonnais [C.173235] registered at Montreal; built at Owen Sound in 1940. 32’ 7 x 9’ 5 x 3’ 5; 7 g.t.; 5 n.t.; 50 hp. Owned by St. Maurice River Drive Co., Ltd., Trois Riviers Québec. Canadian List of Shipping 1970: Steel tug Bostonnais [C.173235] registered at Montreal; built at Owen Sound in 1940. 33’; 7 g.t. SB notes: STMRD stands for St. Maurice River Development Co.

YC notes: Delivery of Bostonnais by rail in 1941 to the STMRD. Arrival at Fitzpatrick, Qc., in 1941, near La Tuque of 3 boats ordered by the STMRD from Owen Sound, On.
L to R: La Tuque, Bostonnais and La Croche.

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YC notes: Bostonnais, lifted into the St-Maurice River by a CN crane.
Notice, the boat cabin has been damaged!

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