CANADA

Registry and Rig Information

Name CANADA
Registry CANADA
Official Number 100392
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 142.10
Width 23.90
Depth 13.00
Gross Tonnage 644.00
Net Tonnage 408.00
Hull Material Wood

Vessel History

Rebuilds 1875 353 gross/267 net tons. 1900 Converted to steamer
History 1872, Sep 13 Broke machinery near Montreal, QUE.
1880 September, Broke wheel near Chicago, IL.
1882 Wrecked White Cloud Island, Georgian Bay near Southampton, ONT.
1883, Jun 16 Sunk near Rockport on St. Lawrence River, cargo general mechandice. slight damage.
1887, August 3, Property loss, hull $2,000.
1887, propeller, while bound from Sault Ste to Duluth, stranded at Corbay Point, Lake Superior, due to shoal not being marked on the chart. Property loss minor.
1891, Sep 25 Grounded, Copper Harbor, MI.
1900, Sep 12, Sank, coal laden, Port Huron, St. Clair River, raised.
Disposition Nov 7, 1901 Foundered between Tawas & Port Huron on Lake Huron; one life lost.

Build Information

Builder A. M. Robertson
Place Built Hamilton, Ont.
Date Built 1872-00-00

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
SCHILDE US11651892-00-001896-00-00U.S.100394
EUREKA1896-00-001901-00-00U.S.100392

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
New England Transportation CO1878-00-001892-00-00CANADA100392
Murphy, Thomas1894-00-001896-00-00U.S.100392
Leonard, Jane E.1896-00-001897-00-00U.S.100392
Bennett1897-00-001897-00-00U.S.100392
Allen, George W.1897-00-001897-00-00U.S.100392
Rogan, Elizabeth1897-00-001899-00-00U.S.100392
Ragan, E.1899-00-001901-00-00U.S.100392
Nesbit, John Stewart1892-00-001894-00-00CANADA100394