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Fr. Edward J. Dowling, S.J. Marine Historical Collection
Original name: Assiniboia

Ship owner: Canadian Pacific Railway

Ship builder: Fairfield Co., Ltd., Govan, Renfrew, Scotland

Year ship built: 1907

Year engine built: 1907

Final disposition: Burned, West Depford, New Jersey, November 9, 1969. Scrapped, Fieldsboro, New Jersey, February, 1970.


Bulkheaded and towed in two parts through the Welland and St. Lawrence Canals and rebuilt at Buffalo, 1907. Back to Atlantic Coast, September, 1968.

Registry number: C. 125984

Hull number: 458

Vessel type: Passenger and Freight, propeller

Height: 26.9 ft.

Width: 43.8 ft.

Length: 336.5 ft.

Stroke length: 45 in.

Gross tonnage: 3925

Net tonnage: 2885

Materials: Steel

Engine type: Quadruple expansion

Piston 1: 23.5 in.

Piston 2: 34 in.

Piston 3: 48.5 in.

Piston 4: 70 in.

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