ASSINIBOIA

Registry and Rig Information

Name ASSINIBOIA
Registry CANADA
Official Number 125984
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 336.42
Width 43.66
Depth 233.50
Gross Tonnage 3880.00
Net Tonnage 2486.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00452

Vessel History

Rebuilds Came across Atlantic Ocean under own power. Cut in half by George T. Davie & Sons, Lauzon, P.Q., and towed to Buffalo. Rejoined there by Buffalo Dry Dock Co. Arrived At Owen Sound, Ont., on November 27, 1907, and made first trip from there on July 4, 1908. Dimension change, 1946 (336.42 x 43.66 x 23.58). Tonnage change, 1954 (3925 gross - 2885 registered).
History J.A.L. Steamship Co., Ltd., composed of Don Lee, of Port Lambton, Ont.; Toni Carroll, of New York; and Charles F. Fort, of Baton Rouge, LA. Towed from Port McNichol, Ont., to Sarnia, by tug AMHERSTBURG, arriving there on June 27, 1968.Assiniboia S.S. Corp., of Philadelphia, PA, purchased vessel for conversion to floating restaurant. Passed down, Port Colborne, on August 30, 1968, under own power. Arrived at Natonal Park, NJ, on September 5, 1968. Burning took place prior to beginning of conversion to restaurant.
Disposition Burned at dock, West Deptford Township, NJ, on November 9, 1969, and sank. Raised on January 4, 1970; towed to Bordentown, NJ, by tugs PATRICE and ANN MCALLISTER, on January 20, 1970, for scrapping.

Build Information

Builder Fairfield Ship Building & Engineering Co., Ltd.
Place Built Govan, Scotland
Date Built 1907-00-00

Source

Source HCGL

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Canadian Pacific Railway Co., Ltd.1907-00-001968-00-00CANADA125984
J.A.L. Steamship Lines, Ltd.1968-00-001968-00-00CANADA125984
Assiniboia Steamship Corp.1968-00-001969-00-00U.S.