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Arrow Lakes
Historical Society

2017.023.2.2 Raising of the Rossland, 1917

: 2017.023.2.2



: 1917-03- - 1917-04-

: Estate of Melvin LaRue

: 1910s, accidents, Nakusp shipyard, SS Bonnington, SS Kootenay, SS Rossland, SS Rossland sinking (1917), sternwheelers, and Upper Arrow Lake

: Nakusp

1 b/w photograph (33.0 cm x 27.9 cm)

SS Kootenay (left) and SS Bonnington (centre) docked at Canadian Pacific Railway shipyard, Upper Arrow Lake, Nakusp, in winter next to SS Rossland as it is raised from the water following its partial sinking, spring 1917. Photo via Bruce Rohn via Dave Johnson.

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