Tuesday, July 29, 2014

We used to make things in this country #158 Shipbuilding in Toronto

Fredrick Armstrong, Toronto: The Place of Meeting; Windsor Pub. 1983
The SS Floraba is launched on a rainy day in September 1920 from the Dominion Shipbuilding Works at the bottom of Spadina Ave in Toronto. The 1655 ton Floraba was exported to Mexico, renamed the Bolivar and scrapped in 1934.
Shipbuilding in Toronto

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