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RMS Segwun, oldest registered vessel in Canada, a Muskoka, Ont., icon

There are 1 comment on the The Victoria Star story from Jun 7, 2010, titled RMS Segwun, oldest registered vessel in Canada, a Muskoka, Ont., icon. In it, The Victoria Star reports that:

The Muskoka steamship RMS Segwun is shown in a recent photo. Muskoka has been attracting summer residents since the mid-1800s, when wealthy Canadians and Americans packed their trunks and headed north by train.

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Toronto, Canada

#1 Jun 8, 2010
... can still get a taste of history onboard the RMS Segwun.

The Segwun was built in 1887, right in the bay in Gravenhurst that it still calls home.

It is the seventh oldest steamship in the world and the oldest registered vessel in Canada, said John ... Comment?

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