Registry and Rig Information

Registry CANADA
Official Number 96937
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 220.00
Width 33.00
Depth 20.33
Gross Tonnage 1255.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00955

Vessel History

History Built to run between Picton and Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. Sold to Canadian Government in 1916 for service between Toronto and Port Dalhousie, Ontario. Chartered on June 13, 1920 to Niagara, St. Catharines & Toronto Railway Co.; chartered to Canadian National Railways in 1944.
Disposition Caught fire at dock while fitting out, June 2, 1949, at Port Dalhousie, Ontario, and became total loss. Towed to Port Weller by tug JALOBERT on December 1, 1949, and scrapped there in 1950.

Build Information

Builder Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson, Ltd.
Place Built Newcastle-on-Tyne, Great Britain
Date Built 1891-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Charlottetown Steam Navigation Co., Ltd.1891-00-001916-00-00CANADA96937
Minister of Railways & Canals1916-00-001936-00-00CANADA96937
Minister of Transport1936-00-001950-00-00CANADA96937