Norburg (large Steamer)
European registry One of early, freelance mother ships from Europe. Because the Norburg failed to sell her cargo to Americans, she sold it to Canadians; 50,000 cases were transferred via small boat to the Malahat sea during three painstaking weeks in 1924. Fraser Miles. Slow boat on Rum Row. Madeira Park, British Columbia: Harbour Publishing Company, 1992.
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