Paddle steamer wheel

Arrow Lakes
Historical Society

2017.021.18.5 Minto.

: 2017.021.18.5



: 1968-08-01

: Nakusp & District Museum

: BC Hydro

: 1960s, fire, SS Minto, SS Minto burning (1968), sternwheelers, Storm Point/The Thumb, and Upper Arrow Lake

: Galena Bay

1 colour photograph (8.8 cm x 8.8 cm)

Large smoke plume emanates from top of SS Minto in the centre of Upper Arrow Lake, Galena Bay, 1 August 1968. The derelict sternwheeler was towed to the centre of the lake and burned during a Viking funeral ceremony. Photo by BC Hydro. Photo was deaccessioned from Nakusp & District Museum (accession no. 2001.013.006k).

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