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Royal Clipper
Royal Clipper - Montreal, Quebec - October 4, 1979
Wreck of Royal Clipper which was gutted by fire in Montreal on December 6, 1977 and capsized after tons of water were needed to extinguish it. Raised in 1982, it departed under tow on November 11, 1982 for Port Maitland, Ontario to be broken up. The ship never made a cruise under the name Royal Clipper having been renamed in Montreal. Ex Lowell Thomas Explorer.
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Owner:Thoroughfun Corp.Category:Passenger Vessel
Manager: Port/Flag:Panama, Panama
Built:Oskarshamns Varv, Oskarsham, Sweden - Entered service on 1952/12/10
Names:Bore III (1976), Lowell Thomas Explorer (1977), Royal Clipper
Disposition:Scrapped at Port Maitland, Ontario. - Lost on 1977/12/06Arrived at yard on 1982/11/23

Photographer:René Beauchamp - Montreal, Quebec, CanadaCollection:René Beauchamp Collection (Montréal, Quebec, Canada)
Format:Kodachrome slideViews:24 
Uploaded:2021-05-04 8:09 PM by René Beauchamp