The Steamer Alice

The Alice at Moorlock Creek

Official Name:  The Alice of Susitna (registered as the Alice VIII)     Registry:  260095 (USA)

Built:  1909 in Seattle, WA by Cook and Lake Shipyards

Tonnage:  262      Length:  111 ft           Decks:  4

Powered by:  wood         Service on Yukon River:  1914 to 1953

In 1909 she was owned by Northern Navigation Co. In 1911 she was sold to Cook Inlet Transportation Co. In 1913 she was sold back to Northern Navigation Co. In 1914 she was sold to White Pass & Yukon Rail Road. In 1926 she was sold to the Alaska Rail Road. In 1953 she was retired and sold to the Roman Catholic mission at Holy Cross AK.  Destroyed by fire late 1960’s.    More information: