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

Other name(s): Glencairn; Granville A. Richardson; Nassau

Ship owner: Fitzsimmons & Connell Dredge & Dock Co.; Great Lakes Transportation Co.; Lake Erie Transportation Co.; Nassau Ship & Dredge Co.; Union Steamboat Line

Ship builder: Union Dry Dock Co., Buffalo, New York

Engine builder: King Iron Works

Year ship built: 1893

Year engine built: 1893

Final disposition: Scrapped in So. Chicago, 1951.


b) Granville A. Richardson (1911)

c) Glencairn (C.138216) (1919)

d) Nassau (U.S.) (1926)


1) Lake Erie Trans. Co. (Wabash Railway)

2) Union Steamboat Line (Erie Railroad) (1910)

3) Great Lakes Transit Corporation (1916)

4) Great Lakes Transportation Co., Ltd. (1917)

5) Nassau Ship & Dredge Co. (1926)

6) Fitzsimmons & Connell Dredge & Dock Co. (Last owner)

Registry number: US. 86267;C.138216

Hull number: 71

Vessel type: Package freighter

Height: 22.8 ft.

Width: 40.7 ft.

Length: 266.1 ft.

Stroke length: 42 in.

Gross tonnage: 2237

Net tonnage: 1790

Materials: Steel

Engine type: Triple expansion

Piston 1: 18 in.

Piston 2: 30 in.

Piston 3: 48 in.

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