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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Skippy L (Devon Park, The Pas)

The ship Skippy L was built in The Pas by local craftsman Bill Kneale for businessman Tom Lamb. In 1989, the ship was restored and made a provincially-designated heritage object. Blueprints for the ship are held at the Sam Waller Museum.

Skippy L

Skippy L (September 2022)
Source: James Horan

Skippy L

Skippy L (September 2022)
Source: James Horan

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N53.82974, W101.25362
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: Thomas “Tom” Lamb (1898-1969)

Sources:

We thank James Horan, Jim Kneale, and Keith Hyde for providing information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 11 December 2022

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