ALGONQUIN PARK

Registry and Rig Information

Name ALGONQUIN PARK
Registry CANADA
Official Number 173268
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 424.42
Width 57.16
Depth 34.75
Gross Tonnage 7135.00
Net Tonnage 4243.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00107

Vessel History

Rebuilds Tonnage change, 1954 (7125 gross - 4303 net). Tonnage change, 1957 (6996 gross - 4301 net).
History Built as \"North Sands\" type dry cargo vessel; delivered on October 2, 1942. Transferred to British registry on May 17, 1942.
Disposition Grounded while inbound from voyage from Moji for Vancouver, on January 2, 1963, 2 miles east of Amphitrite Point, west coast of Vancouver Island. Refloated next day, but declared a constructive total loss. Sold to Morris Green Industries, Ltd., Victoria, B.C., and scrapped there.

Build Information

Builder Marine Industries, Ltd.
Place Built Sorel, P.Q.
Date Built 1942-00-00

Source

Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistry
JOHNSTAR1950-00-001957-00-00U.K.
SANTHY1957-00-001960-00-00LIBERIA
GLAFKOS1960-00-001962-00-00GREECE

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Park Steamship Company, Ltd.1942-00-001950-00-00CANADA173268
Fairview Overseas Freighters, Ltd.1946-00-001950-00-00U.K
Record Shipping Company S.A.1957-00-001960-00-00Liberia
Cia. Polyna Mar. S.A.1960-00-001962-00-00Greece