Masset (tug)
The large wooden steam tugs Masset and Moresby were built by the Westminster Marine Railway at New Westminster for the Imperial Munitions Board to tow airplane spruce logs from the Queen Charlotte Islands. These were near sisters, Masset being registered at 245 tons, with length of 115.1 and beam of 23.5; Moresby, of 243 tons, had a length of 114.7 and beam of 23.6. Gordon Newell, Maritime Events of 1918, H.W. McCurdy Marine History of the Pacific Northwest. Seattle: Superior, 1966., p. 297.
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