Registry and Rig Information

Registry CANADA
Official Number CAN. NAVY
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 180.00
Width 29.00
Depth 10.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00137

Vessel History

Rebuilds Registered measures, 1960 (174.16 x 28.58 x 14.33; 617 gross - 345 registered).
History Disposed of by Canadian Navy on April 3, 1946; reacquired in 1952.Commissioned on October 30, 1941. Paid off originally by Canadian Navy on October 29, 1945.
Built as \"Bangor\" class minesweeper.
Disposition Sunk in collision with Norwegian Freighter PROCYON, December 8, 1963, near Contrecour, Quebec, St. Lawrence River; five lives lost. Hull was raised and arrived at Sorel, Quebec, on June 25, 1964, for scrapping.

Build Information

Builder Canadian Vickers, Ltd.
Place Built Montreal, Quebec
Date Built 1941-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
FORT ALBANY1959-00-001964-00-00CANADA312697

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Beauchemin Navigation, Ltdee.1959-00-001964-00-00CANADA312697
Royal Canadian Navy1941-00-001959-00-00CANADACAN. NAVY