YORKTON

Registry and Rig Information

Name YORKTON
Registry CANADA
Official Number 132060
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 250.00
Width 42.58
Depth 16.33
Gross Tonnage 1772.00
Net Tonnage 1136.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00265

Vessel History

History In collision with steamer MANTADOC, July 10, 1930, outside Whitefish Bay, Lake Superior, sinking behind point after being towed there by latter. Stern sank in 40 feet of water. Great Lakes Towing Co., raised her on August 9, 1930; taken to Port Arthur, Ont., for repairs.
Disposition Scrapped in 1954.

Build Information

Builder Sunderland Shipbuilding Co.
Place Built Sunderland, Great Britain
Date Built 1911-00-00

Source

Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistry
YORKTON1940-00-001945-00-00U.K.
YORKTON1945-00-001954-00-00FRANCE

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Mathews Steamship Co., Ltd.1911-00-001932-00-00CANADA132060
Frederick C. Clarkson (Receiver)1932-00-001933-00-00CANADA132060
Colonial Steamships, Ltd.1933-00-001940-00-00CANADA132060
Ministry of War Transport1940-00-001945-00-00U.K.
Soc. d'Etudes. de Financement et de Location de Materiel de. Constr. (SEFILOMAC)1945-00-001951-00-00FRANCE
Compagnie Coseda (Afrique Materiaux, Mgr.)1951-00-001953-00-00FRANCE
Jacquin & Antoniotti (Cie. Marocaine Cinematogr, & Commerciale, Mgrs.)1953-00-001954-00-00FRANCE