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Fr. Edward J. Dowling, S.J. Marine Historical Collection
Original name: C.A. Jaques

Ship owner: Canada Steamship Lines; Merchants Montreal Line

Ship builder: A. McMillan & Son, Dumbarton, Scotland

Engine builder: Muir & Houston, Scotland

Year ship built: 1909

Year engine built: 1909

Final disposition: Lost by enemy action, May 1,1917, off Boulogne, France.


On salt water, World War I.



1) Merchants Montreal Line

2) Canada Steramship Lines

Registry number: C. 129497

Hull number: 430

Vessel type: Bulk Freighter

Height: 22.7 ft.

Width: 42.9 ft.

Length: 249 ft.

Stroke length: 36 in.

Gross tonnage: 2105

Net tonnage: 1500

Materials: Steel

Engine type: Triple expansion

Piston 1: 18 in.

Piston 2: 30 in.

Piston 3: 48 in.

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