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  • DRUMMOND, JESSIE (1864 - 65, Barkentine)
    DRUMMOND, JESSIE (1864 - 65, Barkentine)
    Shipcomment       Official No.: 51665; Final Date: 2 Dec 1902; Dimensions (LBD): 134' x 23' x 12' ; 1865 346 gross tons; ran Ontario - Hamburg, Germany with walnut lumber & steel rails. 1866, Jun Damaged sails, rigging, Lake Huron. 1869, Jun Lost Centreboard, Lake Ontario. 1869, Nov Aground Lake Ontario, wheat ...
    Shipcomment     Official No.: 51665; Final Date: 2 Dec 1902; Dimensions (LBD): 134' x 23' x 12' ; 1865 346 gross tons; ran Ontario - Hamburg, Germany with walnut lumber & steel ...
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  • SIR ROBERT BOND (1975, Car Ferry (Rail Ferry))
    SIR ROBERT BOND (1975, Car Ferry (Rail Ferry))
    Ship       Official No.: 347522; Dimensions (LBD): 416' x 70' x 41' ; See link; Original Owner: Minister of Transport
    Ship     Official No.: 347522; Dimensions (LBD): 416' x 70' x 41' ; See link; Original Owner: Minister of Transport
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  • MALTA (1853, Barkentine)
    MALTA (1853, Barkentine)
    Ship       Other Names: VOSBURG, W.H.;MALTA; Official No.: 75650; Final Date: Nov 1882; Dimensions (LBD): 137.5' x 23.5' x 8.2' ; 1855, Jan 30 Registered St. Catherines; ran Collingwood, ONT - Chicago, IL. 1856, Nov Lost sails & anchor Georgian Bay. 1858, Nov Bound Chicago - Montreal, QUE with cargo wheat, began ...
    Ship     Other Names: VOSBURG, W.H.;MALTA; Official No.: 75650; Final Date: Nov 1882; Dimensions (LBD): 137.5' x 23.5' x 8.2' ; 1855, Jan 30 Registered St. Catherines; ran Collingwood, ONT - Chicago, ...
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  • HALIFAX (1851, Brigantine)
    HALIFAX (1851, Brigantine)
    Ship       Final Date: 5 Dec 1854; 1854 Owned J.L. Ranney, St. Catherines, ONT. 1854, Dec 5 Aground Port Ontario, Lake Ontario.; Final Location: Mexico Bay, Port Ontario, ONT. Lake Ontario., Storm.; Anchors slipped in gale, went ashore; went to pieces.
    Ship     Final Date: 5 Dec 1854; 1854 Owned J.L. Ranney, St. Catherines, ONT. 1854, Dec 5 Aground Port Ontario, Lake Ontario.; Final Location: Mexico Bay, Port Ontario, ONT. Lake Ontario., Storm.; ...
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  • DUDLEY, HERBERT (1875, Schooner)
    DUDLEY, HERBERT (1875, Schooner)
    Ship       Official No.: 72556; Dimensions (LBD): 114' x 24.3' x 10.1' ; 1875 Rebuilt 120' x 25' x 10', 199 gross tons. 1876 Owned J. Richardson, Kingston, ONT. 1879 Owned J. Parsons, Kingston. 1882 Owned Jas. Richardson & Son, Kingston. 1887, Dec 8 Aground Bay of Quinte, Lake Ontario. 1898 Blown ...
    Ship     Official No.: 72556; Dimensions (LBD): 114' x 24.3' x 10.1' ; 1875 Rebuilt 120' x 25' x 10', 199 gross tons. 1876 Owned J. Richardson, Kingston, ONT. 1879 Owned J. ...
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  • DUNDEE (1870, Schooner)
    DUNDEE (1870, Schooner)
    Ship       Official No.: 103819; Final Date: 1911; Dimensions (LBD): 125.16' x 23.5' x 10' ; 1871 Owned Alexander, St. Catharines, ONT. 1873, Jun 3 Aground Port Colborne, Lake Erie, with grain; released. 1876, Feb 11 Collision by propeller ALMA MUNRO, which parted her moorings at Port Stanley, ONT. 1878 Owned W. ...
    Ship     Official No.: 103819; Final Date: 1911; Dimensions (LBD): 125.16' x 23.5' x 10' ; 1871 Owned Alexander, St. Catharines, ONT. 1873, Jun 3 Aground Port Colborne, Lake Erie, with grain; ...
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  • ALMEDA (1844, Schooner)
    ALMEDA (1844, Schooner)
    Ship       Final Date: 1868; 1853 Rebuilt Toronto, ONT. 1854 Owned T. Kemp, Toronto; 122 tons. 1857 Owned J. Salter, Toronto. 1858, Nov Ashore near Toronto with cargo of wood; jettisoned cargo & got off. 1861 164 tons. 1862 Decked & repaired. 1865 Jos. Salter et al, Toronto; 132 gross tons. 1866 ...
    Ship     Final Date: 1868; 1853 Rebuilt Toronto, ONT. 1854 Owned T. Kemp, Toronto; 122 tons. 1857 Owned J. Salter, Toronto. 1858, Nov Ashore near Toronto with cargo of wood; jettisoned cargo ...
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  • NEW BRUNSWICK (1847, Schooner)
    NEW BRUNSWICK (1847, Schooner)
    Ship       Final Date: 26 Aug 1858; Dimensions (LBD): 128.8' x 22.6' x 10.7' ; 1847 Sailed Chicago, IL - Liverpool, England via Welland Canal, first clearance of its kind. 1847, Jun 4 Grounded near Sarnia, ONT, enroute to Europe. 1850 Owned Tomas R.& Nehemiah Merritt, St. Catherines. 1850, Oct 28 Holed ...
    Ship     Final Date: 26 Aug 1858; Dimensions (LBD): 128.8' x 22.6' x 10.7' ; 1847 Sailed Chicago, IL - Liverpool, England via Welland Canal, first clearance of its kind. 1847, Jun ...
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  • MARY JANE (1862, Barkentine)
    MARY JANE (1862, Barkentine)
    Ship       Final Date: 19 Nov 1881; Dimensions (LBD): 185' x 23.3' x 12' ; 1863 Ashore Long Point, Lake Erie; wheat laden. 1864 Stranded; later recovered. 1865 334 gross tons. 1866 Owned Lees & waters, Port Dover, ONT. 1866, Jun 19 Aground Sandwich, Detroit River. 1869, Aug 15 Sunk Crossover Island, ...
    Ship     Final Date: 19 Nov 1881; Dimensions (LBD): 185' x 23.3' x 12' ; 1863 Ashore Long Point, Lake Erie; wheat laden. 1864 Stranded; later recovered. 1865 334 gross tons. 1866 ...
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  • NEELON, SYLVESTER (1874, Schooner)
    NEELON, SYLVESTER (1874, Schooner)
    Ship       Official No.: 72953; Final Date: 1913; Dimensions (LBD): 137' x 26' x 12' ; 1876 Owned William B. Scarth et al, St. Catharines, ONT. 1887, Oct 24 Bound Kingston, ONT - Cleveland, OH, sunk in collision with schooner L. SEATON, Grand River, ONT, Lake Erie, iron ore laden; raised. 1887, ...
    Ship     Official No.: 72953; Final Date: 1913; Dimensions (LBD): 137' x 26' x 12' ; 1876 Owned William B. Scarth et al, St. Catharines, ONT. 1887, Oct 24 Bound Kingston, ONT ...
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  • DOMINION (1868, Propeller)
    DOMINION (1868, Propeller)
    Ship       Other Names: CANADA; Official No.: 90707; Final Date: 2 Oct 1900; Dimensions (LBD): 137.25' x 33.25' x 11.25' ; Claimed to be the largest Canadian vessel ever on the Lakes. 1869 Owned Norris & Neelon, lake freight; inspected Dalhousie & St. Catharines, ONT; 352 gross / 285 registered tons. 1870 ...
    Ship     Other Names: CANADA; Official No.: 90707; Final Date: 2 Oct 1900; Dimensions (LBD): 137.25' x 33.25' x 11.25' ; Claimed to be the largest Canadian vessel ever on the Lakes. ...
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  • PRINCE EDWARD (1868, Steamer)
    PRINCE EDWARD (1868, Steamer)
    Ship       Official No.: 71095; Final Date: Jun 1884; Dimensions (LBD): 81' x 36' x 7.7' ; 1869 In service as ferry, Belleville, ONT. 1869 Inspected, Belleville; 112 gross tons. 1873 Owned A.L. Bogert, Belleville. 1878 Owned John Jellitt, Belleville. 1878 Rebuilt; C71095. 1884, Jun Burned, Belleville, Lake Ontario.; Final Location: Belleville, ...
    Ship     Official No.: 71095; Final Date: Jun 1884; Dimensions (LBD): 81' x 36' x 7.7' ; 1869 In service as ferry, Belleville, ONT. 1869 Inspected, Belleville; 112 gross tons. 1873 Owned ...
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  • PRINCE OF WALES (1860, Barkentine)
    PRINCE OF WALES (1860, Barkentine)
    Ship       Other Names: SLIGO; Official No.: 72711; Final Date: 5 Sep 1918; Dimensions (LBD): 137' x 23' x 11.8' ; 1862, May 5 Loading cargo of oil at Sarnia, ONT; bound for Liverpool, England. 1862-63 Converted to "three & after" schooner. 1863 Owned Norris & Neelon, St. Catharines, ONT; 507 tons. ...
    Ship     Other Names: SLIGO; Official No.: 72711; Final Date: 5 Sep 1918; Dimensions (LBD): 137' x 23' x 11.8' ; 1862, May 5 Loading cargo of oil at Sarnia, ONT; bound ...
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  • PRINCE  ALFRED (1863, Schooner)
    PRINCE ALFRED (1863, Schooner)
    Ship       Official No.: 72592; Dimensions (LBD): 121' x 25.5' x 11.1' ; 1878 Owned J.H. Radford, Wolfe Island, ONT; registered Kingston, ONT.
    Ship     Official No.: 72592; Dimensions (LBD): 121' x 25.5' x 11.1' ; 1878 Owned J.H. Radford, Wolfe Island, ONT; registered Kingston, ONT.
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  • TILLEY, SIR S.L. (1884, Package Freighter)
    TILLEY, SIR S.L. (1884, Package Freighter)
    Ship       Other Names: ADVANCE; Official No.: 88632; Final Date: Dec 1927; Dimensions (LBD): 168' x 35.3' x 14.9' ; 1884, Jun Launched; largest vessel in Welland Canal trade at time; ran Merchants Lake & River Steamship Line. 1887+ Towed G.M. NEELON, J.R. BENSON, T.R. MERRITT & AUGUSTA in Lake Superior - ...
    Ship     Other Names: ADVANCE; Official No.: 88632; Final Date: Dec 1927; Dimensions (LBD): 168' x 35.3' x 14.9' ; 1884, Jun Launched; largest vessel in Welland Canal trade at time; ran ...
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  • BARWICK, BESSIE (1866, Barkentine)
    BARWICK, BESSIE (1866, Barkentine)
    Ship       Official No.: 83146; Final Date: 28 Oct 1887; Dimensions (LBD): 138.9' x 26.2' x 10.8' ; 1866, May 26 Registered St. Catharines. 1870, Jan 3 Repaired Abbey's dry dock, Port Robinson, ONT. 1873 Repaired. 1878 Owned John C. Graham, St. Catharines, ONT. 1880, Nov 8 Lost foremast, jib boom & ...
    Ship     Official No.: 83146; Final Date: 28 Oct 1887; Dimensions (LBD): 138.9' x 26.2' x 10.8' ; 1866, May 26 Registered St. Catharines. 1870, Jan 3 Repaired Abbey's dry dock, Port ...
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  • PRUSSIA (1873, Propeller)
    PRUSSIA (1873, Propeller)
    Ship       Official No.: 75638; Final Date: 12 Sep 1885; Dimensions (LBD): 137.7' x 23.6' x 9.3' ; 1873, June 9 Launched Saint Catharines, Ontario 1873 Registered Saint Catharines, Ontario; cost $37,000 1875 Ran Montreal to Hamilton, Toronto & Saint Catharines on Merchants Montreal & Chicago Line 1876 Ran Windsor to Lake ...
    Ship     Official No.: 75638; Final Date: 12 Sep 1885; Dimensions (LBD): 137.7' x 23.6' x 9.3' ; 1873, June 9 Launched Saint Catharines, Ontario 1873 Registered Saint Catharines, Ontario; cost $37,000 ...
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  • BATTLE, MARY (1872, Schooner)
    BATTLE, MARY (1872, Schooner)
    Ship       Other Names: DETROIT; Official No.: 85418; Final Date: 4 Nov 1886; Dimensions (LBD): 138.6' x 25.8' x 11.4' ; 1872, Jun 11 Registered St. Catharines. 1876-84 Owned James Battle, St. Catharines, ONT., bark; 139.6' x 23.3' x 11; 373 net ton. 1884, Sep 4 Collision with steamer CITY OF FREMONT ...
    Ship     Other Names: DETROIT; Official No.: 85418; Final Date: 4 Nov 1886; Dimensions (LBD): 138.6' x 25.8' x 11.4' ; 1872, Jun 11 Registered St. Catharines. 1876-84 Owned James Battle, St. ...
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  • ORIOLE (1872, Yacht)
    ORIOLE (1872, Yacht)
    Ship       Dimensions (LBD): 70' x 15.5' x 5.5' ; 1884 Owned George Gooderham, Toronto, ONT.; Original Owner: Campbell, Hunter & Mulock
    Ship     Dimensions (LBD): 70' x 15.5' x 5.5' ; 1884 Owned George Gooderham, Toronto, ONT.; Original Owner: Campbell, Hunter & Mulock
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  • CLYDE (1864, Schooner-barge)
    CLYDE (1864, Schooner-barge)
    Ship       Official No.: 83141; Final Date: 7 Jul 1885; Dimensions (LBD): 137' x 26' x 12' ; 1864, Apr 18 Registered St. Catharines, ONT. 1872 Repaired. 1875 Repaired. 1876 Owned J. Reiley, St. Catharines, ONT. 1878 Owned H.A. King, St. Catharines, ONT; 137 x 26.3 x 12', 359 gross tons. 1879 ...
    Ship     Official No.: 83141; Final Date: 7 Jul 1885; Dimensions (LBD): 137' x 26' x 12' ; 1864, Apr 18 Registered St. Catharines, ONT. 1872 Repaired. 1875 Repaired. 1876 Owned J. ...
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