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Arrow Lakes
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1997.002.50 Tug Yale in ice, N.E. Arrow Lakes

: 1997.002.50



: 1928-- - 1929--

: Jean Takkinen (Estate of Ed Vipond)

: Walter Spiller

: 1920s, icebreaking, Northeast (Beaton) Arm, tugboats, Upper Arrow Lake, and Yale (tug)

: Beaton

1 b/w photograph (12.7 cm x 17.7 cm)

Tug Yale trapped in ice, Northeast (Beaton) Arm, Upper Arrow Lake, Beaton. This may be the winter of 1928-1929 around the time of the boat's sinking. Notes on rear: 'Len 75' beam 14' tons 36. Built at Nakusp 1903 by Yale Columbia Lbr. Co. Laid up, then scuttled at Beaton 1928 (from negative lent by Mr. Spiller)'.

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