Postcard of a ship upbound in Lock 5 of the Welland Canal

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Title

Postcard of a ship upbound in Lock 5 of the Welland Canal

Subject

Lock 5; Welland Canal; 'Roland Desgagnes' ship

Description

Colour photographic postcard showing the ship 'Roland Desgagnes' upbound in Lock 5 of the Welland Canal, undated. Text on the back reads: 'Sunk in the early morning hours of May 27, 1982 off Point-au-Pic in the upper reaches of the St. Lawrence river, the 'Roland Desgagnes' is shown here in happier times, upbound in lock 5 of the Welland Canal near Thorold.'

Creator

A. F. Sagon-King

Source

Welland Public Library Photo Collection

Date

Unknown

Rights

A. F. Sagon-King

Format

Colour photographic postcard

Language

English

Type

Still image

Identifier

Storage - Welland Canal Binder #2 – Locks – WELD-loc-0012

Coverage

Thorold

Files

IMG_20230125_0007 (2).jpg
IMG_20230206_0001.jpg

Collection

Citation

A. F. Sagon-King, “Postcard of a ship upbound in Lock 5 of the Welland Canal,” Welland Public Library Local History, accessed March 2, 2024, https://omeka.wellandlibrary.ca/items/show/9473.