Archives Posted in November 2014

Proud of our History - The SS Fife

by Darrell Mercer

Marine Atlantic, its predecessor CN Marine, and pre-confederation Newfoundland coastal boats have a strong and proud history serving the people of Atlantic Canada through ferry terminals, passenger vessels and rail service. In this week’s “Throwback Thursday” blog posting we highlight the SS Fife, a Newfoundland coastal vessel that served in 1900. Named after a location (Read More)

Proud of our History - The MV Northern Ranger

by Darrell Mercer

Marine Atlantic, its predecessor CN Marine, and pre-confederation Newfoundland coastal boats have a strong and proud history serving the people of Atlantic Canada through ferry terminals, passenger vessels and rail service. In this week’s “Throwback Thursday” blog posting we highlight the MV Northern Ranger which serviced coastal Newfoundland and Labrador communities for Marine Atlantic from (Read More)

Proud of our History - The SS Empress

by Darrell Mercer

Marine Atlantic, its predecessor CN Marine, and pre-confederation Newfoundland coastal boats have a strong and proud history serving the people of Atlantic Canada through ferry terminals, passenger vessels and rail service. In this week’s “Throwback Thursday” blog posting we highlight the SS Empress which serviced the Northumberland Strait and Bay of Fundy crossings between 1906 (Read More)

Proud of our History - The MV Holiday Island

by Darrell Mercer

Marine Atlantic, its predecessor CN Marine, and pre-confederation Newfoundland coastal boats have a strong and proud history serving the people of Atlantic Canada through ferry terminals, passenger vessels and rail service. In this week’s “Throwback Thursday” blog posting we highlight the MV Holiday Island which serviced the Prince Edward Island-New Brunswick crossing from 1971-1997. Similar (Read More)