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Peguis II

Canadian List of Shipping 1970: Steel tug Peguis II [C.188241] registered at Winnipeg. Built at Owen Sound in 1955. 59'1 48 g.t. Canadian List of Ships 1997: Owned by Minister of Public Works, Ottawa. Transport Canada List 2002: Built by Russel-Hipwell Engine Co., Owen Sound, Ont. Transport Canada List 2003: Owned by Public Works & Government Services, Hull, Québec. GAO Notes: On display in a museum in Selkirk, Manitoba.

RBF notes: Peguis II - On Display (Selkirk, MB May 18, 2003)

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RBF notes: Peguis II - On Display (Selkirk, MB July 30, 2003)

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The Peguis II was a government tug built for Public Works in 1955. It operated on Lake Winnipeg from 1955 to 1974 as a dredge tender. It assisted in the movement of barges loaded with sand, silt and mud from the dredging of harbours and channels. Dec 31, 2013. Vintage Canadian Coast Guard (CCG). Photo source

 

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