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  • CONSTANCE (1891, Steamer)
    CONSTANCE (1891, Steamer)
    Ship       Official No.: 100412; Dimensions (LBD): 115.6' x 19.6' x 11.2' ; Used for protection of fisheries on Georgian Bay & Lake Huron.; Original Owner: Dominion Government
    Ship     Official No.: 100412; Dimensions (LBD): 115.6' x 19.6' x 11.2' ; Used for protection of fisheries on Georgian Bay & Lake Huron.; Original Owner: Dominion Government
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  • MCPHEE, BELLE (1875, Schooner)
    MCPHEE, BELLE (1875, Schooner)
    Ship       Official No.: 71182; Final Date: 7 May 1876; Dimensions (LBD): 114' x 21' x 7.67' ; 1872, Apr 2 Registered, C71182. 1875, Jun 7 Launched. 1876, May 7 Sank, Lake Huron.; Original Owner: Alex McPhee; Final Location: 8 miles north of Nottawasaga Light, Georgian Bay. Lake Huron., Sank.; Crushed in ...
    Ship     Official No.: 71182; Final Date: 7 May 1876; Dimensions (LBD): 114' x 21' x 7.67' ; 1872, Apr 2 Registered, C71182. 1875, Jun 7 Launched. 1876, May 7 Sank, Lake ...
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  • HURON (1882, Tug (Towboat))
    HURON (1882, Tug (Towboat))
    Ship       Official No.: 85321; Final Date: 1910; Dimensions (LBD): 70' x 15' x 8' ; 1882, May 30 Registered Owen Sound, ONT. 1883, Aug 30 Wreck off the Limestones, Georgian Bay, Lake Huron; owned Dallas, Owen Sound. 1885, Jun Raised by F.I. Merryman; towed to Midland, ONT; rebuilt; temporarily had new ...
    Ship     Official No.: 85321; Final Date: 1910; Dimensions (LBD): 70' x 15' x 8' ; 1882, May 30 Registered Owen Sound, ONT. 1883, Aug 30 Wreck off the Limestones, Georgian Bay, ...
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  • SUPERIOR (1881, Tug (Towboat))
    SUPERIOR (1881, Tug (Towboat))
    Ship       Other Names: CONMEE, A.B.; Official No.: 80908; Final Date: 20 May 1937; Dimensions (LBD): 92' x 18.3' x 10' ; 1881, May 11 First launched 1882, April 8 First enrolled Owen Sound, Ontario 1895 Owned J. Waldie, Toronto, Ontario 1901 Owned J. Granley, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario 1917 Owned Canadian ...
    Ship     Other Names: CONMEE, A.B.; Official No.: 80908; Final Date: 20 May 1937; Dimensions (LBD): 92' x 18.3' x 10' ; 1881, May 11 First launched 1882, April 8 First enrolled ...
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  • PACIFIC (1883, Propeller)
    PACIFIC (1883, Propeller)
    Ship       Official No.: 85323; Final Date: 3 Nov 1898; Dimensions (LBD): 179' x 30.6' x 11' ; Ran Collingwood, ONT to Sault Ste. Marie & Georgian Bay Ports with sister ATLANIC on White Line. 1885, Oct Collision with steamer BUTCHER BOY near Hilton. 1898 Sunk J.H. JONES in collision. 1898, Nov ...
    Ship     Official No.: 85323; Final Date: 3 Nov 1898; Dimensions (LBD): 179' x 30.6' x 11' ; Ran Collingwood, ONT to Sault Ste. Marie & Georgian Bay Ports with sister ATLANIC ...
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  • ARNOLD,  FANNY (1882, Tug (Towboat))
    ARNOLD, FANNY (1882, Tug (Towboat))
    Ship       Other Names: TUPPER PORTER; Official No.: 85322; Final Date: 1949; Dimensions (LBD): 89' x 18' x 9' ; 1930 Owned The Spanish Mills Co. Ltd., Cutler, ONT. 1940 Burke Towing & Salvage Company Ltd., Midland. 1941 Renamed TUPPER PORTER owned J.P. Porter & Sons Ltd., Montreal. 1944 Toronto Dry Dock ...
    Ship     Other Names: TUPPER PORTER; Official No.: 85322; Final Date: 1949; Dimensions (LBD): 89' x 18' x 9' ; 1930 Owned The Spanish Mills Co. Ltd., Cutler, ONT. 1940 Burke Towing ...
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  • CITY OF MIDLAND (1890, Propeller)
    CITY OF MIDLAND (1890, Propeller)
    Ship       Official No.: 97111; Final Date: 17 Mar 1916; Dimensions (LBD): 176.4' x 28.3' x 10.7' ; 1890, May 4 Launched. 1890, Nov Ashore on North Shore; released by steamer FAVORITE. 1893 Rebuilt. 1916 Burned.; Master Carpenter: Melancthon Simpson, J. Simpson; Original Owner: North Shore Navigation Co.; Final Location: Collingwood, ONT. ...
    Ship     Official No.: 97111; Final Date: 17 Mar 1916; Dimensions (LBD): 176.4' x 28.3' x 10.7' ; 1890, May 4 Launched. 1890, Nov Ashore on North Shore; released by steamer FAVORITE. ...
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  • ONTARIO (1891, Ferry)
    ONTARIO (1891, Ferry)
    Ship       Official No.: 94885; Final Date: 13 Oct 1927; Dimensions (LBD): 297' x 41.3' x 14.9' ; Ran between Detroit, Michigan & Windsor, Ontario in the beginning of her career 1901 Repaired 1925-1926 Dismantled & made a barge, 1733 gross tons, 1615 net tons, employed in pulpwood trade; owned Newaygo Company, ...
    Ship     Official No.: 94885; Final Date: 13 Oct 1927; Dimensions (LBD): 297' x 41.3' x 14.9' ; Ran between Detroit, Michigan & Windsor, Ontario in the beginning of her career 1901 ...
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  • PENETANG (1901, Tug (Towboat))
    PENETANG (1901, Tug (Towboat))
    Ship       Other Names: MAC, D.F.; Official No.: 111914; Dimensions (LBD): 82' x 16.5' x 9.8' ; Dismantled at Sault Saint Marie, Ontario; rebuilt The Salon, Ontario, renamed D.F.MAC, 79.8 x 16.5 x 8.6
    Ship     Other Names: MAC, D.F.; Official No.: 111914; Dimensions (LBD): 82' x 16.5' x 9.8' ; Dismantled at Sault Saint Marie, Ontario; rebuilt The Salon, Ontario, renamed D.F.MAC, 79.8 x 16.5 ...
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  • ROVER (1887, Tug (Towboat))
    ROVER (1887, Tug (Towboat))
    Ship       Official No.: 92284; Dimensions (LBD): 60.2' x 13.5' x 7' ; 1899 Owned Owen Sound Dredge Company, Owen Sound, Ontario 1908 Broken up at Welland, Ontario; Original Owner: Alexander B. Christie
    Ship     Official No.: 92284; Dimensions (LBD): 60.2' x 13.5' x 7' ; 1899 Owned Owen Sound Dredge Company, Owen Sound, Ontario 1908 Broken up at Welland, Ontario; Original Owner: Alexander B. ...
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  • BRODER, ELIZABETH (1848, Schooner)
    BRODER, ELIZABETH (1848, Schooner)
    Ship       Final Location: Manitoulin Island. Lake Huron., Storm.; Driven on rocks & broke up.
    Ship     Final Location: Manitoulin Island. Lake Huron., Storm.; Driven on rocks & broke up.
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  • ANN (1856, Schooner)
    ANN (1856, Schooner)
    Ship       Other Names: WM. ROSS;GEO. LAIDLAW; 1858 Renamed WM. ROSS; owned George Laidlaw. 1859 Renamed GEO. LAIDLAW, same owner. 1859-60 Atlantic coast trades. 1865-66 Same owner. 1871 Listed no particulars.; Original Owner: Geo. Laidlaw
    Ship     Other Names: WM. ROSS;GEO. LAIDLAW; 1858 Renamed WM. ROSS; owned George Laidlaw. 1859 Renamed GEO. LAIDLAW, same owner. 1859-60 Atlantic coast trades. 1865-66 Same owner. 1871 Listed no particulars.; Original ...
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  • HIESORDT, P.S. (1887, Tug (Towboat))
    HIESORDT, P.S. (1887, Tug (Towboat))
    Ship       Other Names: RUTH B.; Official No.: 92286; Final Date: 5 Dec 1937; Dimensions (LBD): 66' x 16' x 6.02' ; 1899 62 gross tons. 1905 Rebuilt for Dohy Engine Works, Goderich, ONT; Scotch boiler from Waterous Engine Works, Brantford, ONT. 1921 Remamed RUTH B. 1930 Owned Burke Towing & Salvage ...
    Ship     Other Names: RUTH B.; Official No.: 92286; Final Date: 5 Dec 1937; Dimensions (LBD): 66' x 16' x 6.02' ; 1899 62 gross tons. 1905 Rebuilt for Dohy Engine Works, ...
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  • PETREL (1892, Revenue Cutter)
    PETREL (1892, Revenue Cutter)
    Ship       Official No.: 103040; Dimensions (LBD): 116' x 22' x 10.3' ; 1892, Nov Launched Owen Sound, ONT. 1894, May Siezed VISITOR and LEROY BROOKS for fishing in Canadian waters. 1894, Nov Stranded near Kelly's Island, taking out gill nets; siezed 100 american gill nets and fish near Pelee. 1922 Private ...
    Ship     Official No.: 103040; Dimensions (LBD): 116' x 22' x 10.3' ; 1892, Nov Launched Owen Sound, ONT. 1894, May Siezed VISITOR and LEROY BROOKS for fishing in Canadian waters. 1894, ...
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  • OKONRA (1858, Propeller)
    OKONRA (1858, Propeller)
    Ship       Final Date: 5 Sep 1878; 1858-78 Same owner. 1867 Rebuilt 37 gross/ 10 registered tons. 1869 Employed in "passenger & towing on Georgian Bay". 1872-75 Towed log rafts. 1877 59.8 x 13.2 x 5.8'; 77 gross/ 52 registered tons. 18778, Sep 5 Burned.; Original Owner: Captain E. Dunn; Final Location: ...
    Ship     Final Date: 5 Sep 1878; 1858-78 Same owner. 1867 Rebuilt 37 gross/ 10 registered tons. 1869 Employed in "passenger & towing on Georgian Bay". 1872-75 Towed log rafts. 1877 59.8 ...
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  • SEGUIN (1890, Steambarge)
    SEGUIN (1890, Steambarge)
    Ship       Other Names: MAPLEBORO;CITY OF MONTREAL;ARVIDA; Official No.: 94763; Final Date: 1944; Dimensions (LBD): 207' x 34.2' x 13' ; 1890, 17 July Launched 1902, August Collided with & sank steamer CITY OF VENICE off Rondeau, Ontario, Lake Erie 1905, March Operated by Department of Marine & Fisheries as lighthouse supply ...
    Ship     Other Names: MAPLEBORO;CITY OF MONTREAL;ARVIDA; Official No.: 94763; Final Date: 1944; Dimensions (LBD): 207' x 34.2' x 13' ; 1890, 17 July Launched 1902, August Collided with & sank steamer ...
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  • SMITH, FRANCES (1867, Steamer)
    SMITH, FRANCES (1867, Steamer)
    Ship       Other Names: BALTIC; Official No.: 92310; Final Date: 5 Sep 1896; Dimensions (LBD): 181.8' x 27.9' x 12' ; 1867, Apr 30 Launched; built to run Georgian Bay to Lake Superior. 1868 Stranded on rock at Byng Inlet, Georgian Bay; stayed for winter. 1869, Apr Released; repaired at Campbell & ...
    Ship     Other Names: BALTIC; Official No.: 92310; Final Date: 5 Sep 1896; Dimensions (LBD): 181.8' x 27.9' x 12' ; 1867, Apr 30 Launched; built to run Georgian Bay to Lake ...
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  • VIPER (1901, Tug (Towboat))
    VIPER (1901, Tug (Towboat))
    Ship       Other Names: TORONTO HARBOUR COMMISSIONERS TUG NO.3;NORAH M.; Official No.: 111852; Dimensions (LBD): 60' x 13' x 5.6' ; 1919 Owned Canadian Towing & Wrecking Company, Port Arthur, Ontario 1920 Owned Toronto Harbour Commissioners 1923 Renamed TORONTO HARBOR COMMISSIONERS TUG NO. 3 1934 Renamed NORAH M.
    Ship     Other Names: TORONTO HARBOUR COMMISSIONERS TUG NO.3;NORAH M.; Official No.: 111852; Dimensions (LBD): 60' x 13' x 5.6' ; 1919 Owned Canadian Towing & Wrecking Company, Port Arthur, Ontario 1920 ...
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  • KATAHDIN (1888, Schooner)
    KATAHDIN (1888, Schooner)
    Ship       Official No.: 92290; Final Date: 1922; Dimensions (LBD): 150' x 30.9' x 10.9' ; 1888, Jul 12 Enrolled Owen Sound, ONT. 1905, Oct 20 Wrecked in storm near Southampton, ONT; cargo lumber. 1906, Aug 13 Collided with ore hoists, Lorain, Lake Erie, while under tow of steamer NORSEMAN. 1907 Towed ...
    Ship     Official No.: 92290; Final Date: 1922; Dimensions (LBD): 150' x 30.9' x 10.9' ; 1888, Jul 12 Enrolled Owen Sound, ONT. 1905, Oct 20 Wrecked in storm near Southampton, ONT; ...
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  • CITY OF OWEN SOUND (1875, Propeller)
    CITY OF OWEN SOUND (1875, Propeller)
    Ship       Other Names: SATURN; Official No.: 71181; Final Date: 17 Sep 1901; Dimensions (LBD): 172' x 31' x 13' ; 1875, Jun 15 Launched, ran Collingwood - Chicago. 1875, Oct 9 Collided with bark EMMA C HUTCHINSON at Chicago. 1878, Mar 8 Owned Smith & Keightley, Toronto. 1881, Oct 16 Stranded ...
    Ship     Other Names: SATURN; Official No.: 71181; Final Date: 17 Sep 1901; Dimensions (LBD): 172' x 31' x 13' ; 1875, Jun 15 Launched, ran Collingwood - Chicago. 1875, Oct 9 ...
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