Muskoka Digital Archives
R.M.S. Segwun steamboat


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Postcards
Description:
R.M.S. Segwun, the oldest Royal Mail Ship in the world, had been purchased in 1960 by the Town of Gravenhurst and maintained as a museum. In 1973, it was purchased by the Ontario Roadbuilders and fully restored. By 1981 it was sailing again and continues today in 2016. This postcard shows it as a museum.
Date of Publication:
17 May 2016
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
MC #2 steamboats
Collection:
Redmond Thomas postcard collection
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 45.03341 Longitude: -79.31633
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
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R.M.S. Segwun steamboat


R.M.S. Segwun, the oldest Royal Mail Ship in the world, had been purchased in 1960 by the Town of Gravenhurst and maintained as a museum. In 1973, it was purchased by the Ontario Roadbuilders and fully restored. By 1981 it was sailing again and continues today in 2016. This postcard shows it as a museum.