Registry and Rig Information

Registry CANADA
Official Number 319967
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 711.75
Width 75.16
Depth 35.58
Gross Tonnage 18192.00
Net Tonnage 12243.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00048

Vessel History

History Passed up, Port Colborne, on maiden voyage, May 24, 1963.As NEWBRUNSWICKER: Grounded on shoal just below Cornwall, Ont., in St. Lawrence River, off Somerstown, Ont., August 13, 1964; released on August 17, 1964.
As CANADIAN MARINER: Struck bottom in St. Marys River in thick fog, May, 1974.
Touched bottom in the Munuscong Channel, St. Marys River, downbound on December 25, 1981. She took on some water but after inspection by the Coast Guard, was permitted to continue with her cargo of wheat.
Disposition Converted to a barge, winter 2003-2004.

Build Information

Builder St. Johns Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Co., Ltd.
Place Built St. Johns, New Brunswick
Date Built 1963-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
GRANDE HERMINE1967-00-001972-00-00CANADA319967

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Calvert Distillers, Ltd. (Eastern Lake Carriers, Ltd.-Papachristidis, Mgrs.)1963-00-001965-00-00CANADA319967
Eastern Lake Carriers, Ltd. (Papachristidis Co., Ltd., Mgrs.)1965-00-001972-00-00CANADA319967
Jackes Shipping, Ltd. (Upper Lakes Shipping, Ltd., Mgrs.)1972-00-001975-00-00CANADA319967
Leitch Transport, Ltd. (Upper Lakes Shipping, Ltd., Mgrs.)1975-00-001976-00-00CANADA319967
Port Weller Dry Docks, Ltd. (Upper Lakes Shipping, Ltd., Mgrs.-Toronto, Ont.)1976-00-001979-00-00CANADA319967
Upper Lakes Shipping, Ltd.1979-00-00CANADA319967