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Mel Thomson / Mado Ray

Mel Thomson - Canadian List of Shipping 1956: Mel Thomson [C.197587] registered at Sorel; built at Owen Sound, Ontario in 1954. 38' x 12' 1 x 3' 3; 12 g.t.; 9 n.t.; 275 hp. Owned by Beaucage Mines Ltd., North Bay, Ontario. Canadian List of Shipping 1970: Steel tug Mel Thomson [C.197587] registered at Sorel. Built at Owen Sound, ON in 1954. 38’; 12 g.t. Renamed Mado Ray. Ex- Mel Thomson. Canadian List of Ships 1997: Owned by Navigation Arcade Ltee, Pierreville, Québec. Transport Canada List 2002: Built by Russel-Hipwell Engine Co., Owen Sound, Ont. Owned by Navigation Arcade Ltee, Pierreville, Québec. Transport Canada List 2003: Owned by Navigation Arcade Ltee, Pierreville, Québec.

Canada Day 2006, St. Lawrence River, Montreal. Photo by Yves Cloutier.

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Mado-Ray (ex Mel Thomson). Now owned by Ocean Groupe of Québec City,
taken July 27, 2007 at Riviere-du-Loup, QC. Photo by Mac Mackay.

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Mado-Ray (ex Mel Thomson). Now owned by Ocean Groupe of Québec City,
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