Back to Top
Top Nav content Site Footer
University Home

Archive Research Center

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

Other name(s): F. W. Moore

Ship owner: Colonial Steamships, Ltd.; Hall Corp. of Canada

Ship builder: Smith's Dock Co., South Bank on Tees, England

Engine builder: Smith's Dock Company

Year ship built: 1929

Year engine built: 1929

Final disposition: Scrapped in Port Dalhousie, Ontario in 1961.


b) F. W. Moore


1) Hall Corporation of Canada

2) Colonial Steamship, Ltd.

Registry number: C. 160717

Hull number: 869

Vessel type: Bulk Freighter

Height: 18.5 ft.

Width: 44.1 ft.

Length: 253 ft.

Stroke length: 33 in.

Gross tonnage: 1895

Net tonnage: 1184

Materials: Steel

Engine type: Triple expansion

Piston 1: 15 in.

Piston 2: 25 in.

Piston 3: 40 in.

The material featured on this site is subject to copyright protection unless otherwise indicated. The documents may be reproduced free of charge in any format or medium, provided it is reproduced accurately and not used in a misleading context. The source of the material, the University of Detroit Mercy Fr. Edward J. Dowling, S.J. Marine Historical Collection, must be identified and the copyright status acknowledged.

Back to Top