City of Medicine Hat

The City of Medicine Hat was the second steamboat built by eccentric Scottish boat owner Horatio Hamilton Ross. The 130-foot sternwheeler was launched in 1906. On June 7, 1908, she snagged a telephone cable strung across the South Saskatchewan, and was wrecked against a bridge abutment at Saskatoon.

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