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Canadian Pacific Railway

Bay of Fundy

Saint John, NB - Digby, NS

S.S. Princess Helene launched August 1930 on Bay of Fundy service. It was replaced February 1963 by the
S.S. Princess of Nanaimo which was renamed Princess of Acadia. It was in turn replaced in June 1971 by the new
M.V. Princess of Acadia a Ro-Ro (Roll On - Roll Off) ferry. The first ship was renamed Princess of Helene and moved.

The new Princess of Acadia provied service only until 1976 when it was turned over to the federal Ministry of Transport.
This ended Canadian Pacific's ferry service.

S.S. Princess of Acadia on Bay of Fundy crossing 1965.

Princess of Acadia Original brochure 1963 size 3 3/4" x 8 3/4" Rear (above right) centrefold below.

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Original brochure 4 1/8" x 9" glossy.

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