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  • Royal Arthur Sailors' Institute (~1910)
        View of the Royal Arthur Sailors' Institute in Port Arthur, Ontario (41 Water St.). The institute was intended as a haven for sailors in harbour and contained recreation and reading rooms as well as sleeping quarters.
      View of the Royal Arthur Sailors' Institute in Port Arthur, Ontario (41 ...
  • Royal Arthur Sailors' Institute (~1910)
        View of the Royal Arthur Sailors' Institute in Port Arthur, Ontario (41 Water St.). The institute was intended as a haven for sailors in harbour and contained recreation and reading rooms as well as sleeping quarters.
      View of the Royal Arthur Sailors' Institute in Port Arthur, Ontario (41 ...
  • Griffon family expands : members honoured
    Chronicle-Journal, 19 Sep 2012, A3     local sailors ; honoured ; awards ceremony ; HMCS Griffon ; photo
    Chronicle-Journal, 19 Sep 2012, A3   local sailors ; honoured ; awards ceremony ; HMCS Griffon ; photo
  • Sailors' Fund Canvass Gets Generous Support In City
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 2 Oct 1918     Sailors Fund ; Fundraising for Merchant Marines
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 2 Oct 1918   Sailors Fund ; Fundraising for Merchant Marines
  • Sailors Missionary For This Harbor Has Been Appointed
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 15 Mar 1910     Sailors inland Missionary Movement ; Fort William ; Rev. Dr. Potter
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 15 Mar 1910   Sailors inland Missionary Movement ; Fort William ; Rev. Dr. Potter
  • Paterson's Old Man Started As $55-A-Month Deck Hand
    Times - News (Thunder Bay), 27 Apr 1987     Capt. Allan Hurlbut ; tradition among sailors to refer to skipper as 'the old man' ; MV Paterson's old man since 1986 ; he's been sailing for 43 years ; Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Seaway ; eight months of the year ; reminiscing ; at 16 deck hand on CPR passenger ...
    Times - News (Thunder Bay), 27 Apr 1987   Capt. Allan Hurlbut ; tradition among sailors to refer to skipper as ...
  • Veteran Skipper Dies At 81
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 6 Nov 1962     Capt. A. E. Fader ; well-known mariner ; came to Fort William in 1909 ; worked on tugs ; later purchased and operated his own boats, the Mary Scott, and Islet Prince on Silver Islet run ; worked for Northern Engineering and Supply as Captain of the Coastal Queen ; ...
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 6 Nov 1962   Capt. A. E. Fader ; well-known mariner ; came to Fort William ...
  • AB Bruce Hewitson
    The Chronicle Journal, 23 Jun 1973     HMCS Margaree ; came into collision with fisheries research vessel Cygnus in approach to Halifax ; no injuries ; Canadian Forces Helicopter destroyer ; photo
    The Chronicle Journal, 23 Jun 1973   HMCS Margaree ; came into collision with fisheries research vessel Cygnus in ...
  • Royal Arthur Sailors Institute
        The Royal Arthur Sailors Institute in Port Arthur, Ontario.
      The Royal Arthur Sailors Institute in Port Arthur, Ontario.
  • Sailors Institute known as home away from home
    Chronicle-Journal, 16 Feb 1997, A7     photo
    Chronicle-Journal, 16 Feb 1997, A7   photo
  • Permanent site for ship bell : Mariners Monument
    Chronicle-Journal, 28 Feb 1997, A16     Marina Park ; monument ; photo
    Chronicle-Journal, 28 Feb 1997, A16   Marina Park ; monument ; photo
  • Gift bags welcome [ Your Stories ]
    Chronicle-Journal, 24 Dec 2016, A3     Mission to Seafarers ; gift bags ; seafarers ; ocean-going ships ; December ; Port of Thunder Bay ; photo
    Chronicle-Journal, 24 Dec 2016, A3   Mission to Seafarers ; gift bags ; seafarers ; ocean-going ships ; ...
  • Battle recalled : Sailor aboard torpedoed HMCS Athabaskan
    Thunder Bay Source, 7 May 2015, p. 5     Ernie Takalo ; HMCS Athabaskan ; April 29, 1944 ; torpedoed ; honoured for his service ; Battle of the Atlantic commemoration ceremony ; HMCS Griffon ; photo
    Thunder Bay Source, 7 May 2015, p. 5   Ernie Takalo ; HMCS Athabaskan ; April 29, 1944 ; torpedoed ; ...
  • Port Arthur Asked To Aid Dependents Of Brave Sailors
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 28 Aug 1916     Sailors' Relief Fund ; Port Arthur branch ; Funding for wounded sailors, widows and orphans of members of Royal Navy and Mercantile Marine
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 28 Aug 1916   Sailors' Relief Fund ; Port Arthur branch ; Funding for wounded sailors, ...
  • 'Old Salt' Capt. Bill Foulkes Does Some Reminiscing
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 29 Feb 1972     William Foulkes of Port Arthur ; 93 years old ; native of Wales, born 1879 ; sailor for 70 years ; began on square-riggers and schooners ; went to sea as cabin boy at age 11; became a mate and sailed to India, Africa, China ; treacherous Cape Horn ; ...
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 29 Feb 1972   William Foulkes of Port Arthur ; 93 years old ; native of ...
  • Most of ship's crew found to have virus
    Chronicle-Journal, 13 Apr 2021, A3     Atlantic Huron ; Ship in port ; Crew members tested positive for COVID-19 ; Quarantining at hotel ; Photo
    Chronicle-Journal, 13 Apr 2021, A3   Atlantic Huron ; Ship in port ; Crew members tested positive for ...
  • Northern Ont. Over Top For Sailors' Fund
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 7 Nov 1918     Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Sailors' Fund Campaign ; Fundraising ; Fundraising for Merchant Marines ; Totals for Northern Ontario towns and cities ; Statistics ; Objective for district was $30,000 ; Total over $37,000
    Fort William Daily Times Journal, 7 Nov 1918   Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Sailors' Fund Campaign ...
  • They Canvassed Business Section
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 3 Oct 1918     Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Sailors' Fund Campaign ; Fundraising for merchant marines
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 3 Oct 1918   Great War ; World War I ; WWI ; Sailors' Fund Campaign ...
  • Man plunges into icy water after "horsing around" on deck
    Chronicle-Journal, 13 May 2018, A5     SS Hamonic ; Sailor fell overboard ; Was "horsing around" ; Captain refused to rescue him ; Court case dismissed ; Vanvalkenburg ; Photo
    Chronicle-Journal, 13 May 2018, A5   SS Hamonic ; Sailor fell overboard ; Was "horsing around" ; Captain ...
  • Merchant sailors celebrated
    Thunder Bay Source, 8 Sep 2016, p. 18     in memory ; Canadian sailors ; Red Duster flag was raised ; Merchant Navy Veterans Day ; Canadian Merchant Navy Veterans Association Secretary Gene Onchulenko ; photo
    Thunder Bay Source, 8 Sep 2016, p. 18   in memory ; Canadian sailors ; Red Duster flag was raised ; ...
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