Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number 127078
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 320.42
Width 42.00
Depth 21.66
Gross Tonnage 2584.00
Net Tonnage 1845.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00021

Vessel History

Rebuilds Canadian measures, 1913 (331.66 x 41.42 x 22; 2656 gross - 1710 registered).
History Received first enrollment at Cleveland, OH, on May 23, 1895.
Disposition Stranded on reef off Point Isabella, near Bete Grise Bay, MI, Lake Superior, on December 10, 1943, downbound with cargo of barley. Later sank; no lives lost.

Build Information

Builder Cleveland Ship Building Co.
Place Built Cleveland, OH
Date Built 1895-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Republic Steamship Co. (M.M. Drake, Mgr.)1895-00-001908-00-00U.S.127078
Chicago and Duluth Transportation Co. (C.W. Elphicke, Mgr.)1908-00-001913-00-00U.S.127078
Merchants Mutual Line, Ltd.1913-00-001914-00-00CANADA134011
Canada Steamship Lines, Ltd.1914-00-001930-00-00CANADA134011
John E. Russell1930-00-001931-00-00CANADA134011
Sarnia Elevator Co., Ltd.1931-00-001932-00-00CANADA134011
Northland Steamship Co., Ltd.1932-00-001940-00-00CANADA134011
Upper Lakes and St. Lawrence Transportation Co., Ltd.1940-00-001943-00-00CANADA134011