GEORGIAN BAY

Registry and Rig Information

Name GEORGIAN BAY
Registry CANADA
Official Number 176116
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 601.42
Width 68.16
Depth 31.00
Gross Tonnage 11392.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00149

Vessel History

History Laid down as tanker for Imperial Oil Co., Ltd.; sold on stocks to Canada Steamship Lines, Ltd., for completion as bulk carrier.As GEORGIAN BAY: In collision in fog, September 6, 1955, in lower St. Marys River, with str. CHARLES HUBBARD, suffering damage to port side.
Ran aground in fog, May 13, 1970, near mouth of St. Clair River. Freed same day by tug MAINE, and continued upbound.
Ran aground at Light III, above Iroquois, Ont., St. Lawrence Seaway, on November 20, 1972. Released by tugs DANIEL MCALLISTER and HELEN MCALLISTER.
Disposition Last operated 12/9/1982. (CHIPS, March 12, 1988) Towed to Turkish scrapyard in October 1989. (CHIPS November 13, 1989)

Build Information

Builder Collingwood Shipyards, Ltd.
Place Built Collingwood, Ontario
Date Built 1954-00-00

Source

Source HCGL

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateRegistryOfficial Number
Canada Steamship Lines, Ltd.1954-00-00CANADA176116