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

Other name(s): Nipigon Bay

Ship owner: Canada Steamship Lines; Pipeline Tankers, Ltd.

Ship builder: Collingwood Shipbuilding Co., Collingwood, Ontario

Ship re-builder: Collingwood Shipbuilding Co.

Engine builder: J. Inglis Co.

Year ship built: 1950

Year engine built: 1950

Final disposition: Inactive in 1986.


Lengthened in 1958 to 673.7 ft. by Collingwood Ship Building Co.

New gross tonnage of 13274, net 9712.


b) Nipigon Bay


1) Pipeline Tankers, Ltd. (Imperial)

2) Canada Steamship Lines

Registry number: C. 176115

Hull number: 146

Vessel type: Tanker

Height: 34.6 ft.

Width: 68.2 ft.

Length: 601.7 ft.

Gross tonnage: 12595

Net tonnage: 9573

Materials: Steel

Engine type: Turbine (Dr. Gears)

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