First Female Portland Harbor Pilot Dies
September 12, 2012
Portland Press Herald: Capt. Susan Clark, an accomplished shipmaster who became the first female pilot for Portland Harbor and the first woman to join the elite Portland Marine Society, has died at age 48.
Clark, who died Thursday after a brief battle with cancer, had worked for Portland Pilots Inc. since 2001 and piloted more than 1,000 ships into Portland Harbor.
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