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

Ship owner: Department of Marine and Fisheries

Ship builder: Polson Iron Works, Toronto, Ontario

Engine builder: Polson Iron Works, Ontario

Year ship built: 1907

Year engine built: 1907

Final disposition: Abandoned in 1950.



Deptartment of Marine and Fisheries, Ottawa

Registry number: C. 125564

Vessel type: Tug

Height: 7.5 ft.

Width: 17.6 ft.

Length: 78 ft.

Stroke length: 14 in.

Gross tonnage: 77

Net tonnage: 52

Materials: Composite

Engine type: Fore and Aft

Piston 2: 9 in.

Piston 3: 18 in.

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