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The iron ore carrier Keydon in the Cornwall Canal, ca.1954.

Keydon
aka Swiftwater

The Keydon was built in Blyth, England in 1927 and originally named Swiftwater. It was sold to Keystone Transports Ltd. around 1938 and renamed Keydon. She carried iron ore between Quebec and Pittsburgh, often passing through the Cornwall Canal. She was broken up in 1961.

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