Registry and Rig Information

Registry CANADA
Official Number 313963
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 712.33
Width 75.16
Depth 35.58
Gross Tonnage 17819.00
Net Tonnage 12602.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00638

Vessel History

Rebuilds Converted to a self-unloader and ice strengthened at the Port Arthur Shipbuilding Co. during the winter of 1979-1980.
History Passed up through Welland Canal on maiden voyage, May 28, 1963.As FRANKCLIFFE HALL: In collision with British freighter GLOXINIA, July 13, 1966, during severe rainstorm in St. Lawrence River, near Montreal.
Ran aground two miles off Thunder Cape, Ontario, Lake Superior, June 6, 1967, in fog; with 800,000 bushels wheat. Released June 10, 1967.
Aground below Snell Lock, St. Lawrence Seaway, May 20, 1973; released the following day.
While at Bethlehem Steel dock Lackawanna, NY, Anthony Wall of Catharines, Ont. was injured August 5, 1982. He was caught in the ore conveyor belt of the ship and dangled there until firefighters were able to free him. He was reported in good condition at the hospital.

Build Information

Builder Davie Shipbuilding & Repair, Ltd.
Place Built Lauzon, P.Q.
Date Built 1962-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateRegistryOfficial Number

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Hall Corp. of Canada, Ltd.1962-00-001986-00-00CANADA313963
Navican Management1986-00-00CANADA313963