Registry and Rig Information

Registry CANADA
Official Number 153447
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 350.00
Width 70.16
Depth 18.66
Gross Tonnage 7013.00
Net Tonnage 4141.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00496

Vessel History

Rebuilds Converted to floating hotel, 1967. Rebuilt as floating hotel for service in Persian Gulf, Piraeus, Greece, 1975.
History Sold for scrapping and arrived in tow, with PASSENGER 3 (ex RICHELIEU) at Antwerp, Belgium, on June 9, 1966. Departed Antwerp for conversion to floating hotel, Februray 10, 1967. Towed to Copenhagen, Denmark, in May, 1967. Sold for service in Persian Gulf, with rebuilding at Piraeus, Greece; departed Copenhagen in tow, March 19, 1975, for Piraeus. Passed eastbound in Suez Canal, July 18, 1975, in tow of German tug FAIRPLAY X, for Sharja, near Oman, in Persian Gulf. Hull was completely imbedded in sand there as a hotel.As TADOUSSAC: In collision with Cunard liner CORINTHIA, on St. Lawrence River, on August 30, 1961. Both vessels damaged, but no injuries reported.

Build Information

Builder Davie Shipbuilding & Repair Co., Ltd.
Place Built Lauzon, P.Q.
Date Built 1928-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
PASSENGER 21966-00-001967-00-00CANADA153447

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Canada Steamship Lines, Ltd.1928-00-001966-00-00CANADA153447
Joseph de Smedt1966-00-001967-00-00CANADA153447
Sverre Skudem (Huso Verft & Mekaniske Verksted)1967-00-001975-00-00DENMARK