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Fr. Edward J. Dowling, S.J. Marine Historical Collection
Original name: A. F. Bowman

Ship owner: Canadian Towing & Wrecking Co.; United Towing & Salvage Co.

Ship builder: R.J. Morril, Collingwood, Ontario

Engine builder: J. Doty Engine Co., Goderich, Ontario From "Favorite"

Year ship built: 1906

Year engine built: 1889

Final disposition: Abandoned, Fort William, C. 1941


W. R. Willaims says "built on bottom of" - "City of Parry Sound," (ex "Favorite")



1) Canadian Towing & Wrecking Co., Port Arthur, Ontario

2) United Towing & Salvage Co.

Registry number: C. 116385

Hull number: None

Vessel type: Tug

Height: 12 ft.

Width: 22 ft.

Length: 76 ft.

Stroke length: 26 in.

Gross tonnage: 113

Net tonnage: 77

Materials: Wood

Engine type: Fore and Aft

Piston 1: 18 in.

Piston 2: 36 in.

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