Picture St. Marys
H.M.C.S. Stone Town - receiving the Guest Book


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
Photo of a group of military people standing at the quarter-deck for a ceremony of the Lieutenant Commander Moffatt of the H.M.C.S. Stone Town receiving the leather bound "Guest Book" from the "Sponsor" of the ship, Mrs. Thomas.

The ship was named after St. Marys using the nickname the "Stonetown".

After the war, the ship was used as a weather ship, and then eventually sold off as scrap metal.

You can find a mini-display about this ship including the ship's bell in the Military Room of the St. Marys Museum.
Notes:
Condition: Good. Image is clear, but paper is worn and thin. Some folds and creases are present. Handle carefully (paper is very glossy which shows imperfections).
Inscriptions:
on back:
Lieutenant commander Moffatt of H.M.C.S. Stone Town receiving a leather bound "Guest Book" from the "sponsor" of our ship - Mrs. Thomas.
This is the Quarter-deck.

Stamped:
From H.M.C. Ship Examined by DB/N 904
Date of Original:
Early 1940s
Dimensions:
Width: 25.4 cm
Height: 20.5 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 24.1cm
Image Height: 19.5cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
1108ph
Collection:
St. Marys Museum photo collection.
Language of Item:
English
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Recommended Citation:
"H.M.C.S. Stone Town - receiving the Guest Book." St. Marys Museum, 1108ph.
Terms of Use:
Reproduction of digital objects is restricted to fair use for personal study or research; any other use must be done with permission of copyright holder.
Reproduction Notes:
This image is a watermarked low resolution reproduction.
High resolution images are available at the St. Marys Museum for a fee.
Contact
St. Marys Museum
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

177 Church Street South,

P.O. Box 998,

St. Marys, Ontario.

N4X 1B6

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H.M.C.S. Stone Town - receiving the Guest Book


Photo of a group of military people standing at the quarter-deck for a ceremony of the Lieutenant Commander Moffatt of the H.M.C.S. Stone Town receiving the leather bound "Guest Book" from the "Sponsor" of the ship, Mrs. Thomas.

The ship was named after St. Marys using the nickname the "Stonetown".

After the war, the ship was used as a weather ship, and then eventually sold off as scrap metal.

You can find a mini-display about this ship including the ship's bell in the Military Room of the St. Marys Museum.