CLARK, T.J. (1911, Propeller)


Year of Build:
1911
Official Number:
126838
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Toronto, ONT
Vessel Type:
Propeller
Note: Steel frames, wood hull planking. Ferry.
Hull Materials:
Composite
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
Toronto Shipyards, Ltd.
Original Owner and Location:
Clark Limited, Toronto, ONT.
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Propulsion:
Screw
Engine Type:
High Pressure (including HPNC)
# Cylinders:
2
# Boilers:
1
# Propellers:
2
Propulsion Notes:
Two non-condensing compound engines by Polson Iron Works, Toronto; fitted with only one rudder.
Dimensions
Length:
69'
Beam:
20'
Depth:
6'
Tonnage (gross):
75
Tonnage (net):
51
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Toronto Dry Dock Co., Toronto, ONT.
Lake Ontario.
Date:
 Apr 1960
Notes:
Deteriorated to pile of rubble.
History

Originally fitted with fire fighting equipment; carried freight; served as harbor and island fire boat until 1923.

1923, Apr 3 Owned R.G. Dribble, Toronto.

1927, May 6 Owned City of Toronto.

1930 Converted for passenger service; rebuilt to 71.57' x 20' x 6.16', 87 gross / 59 net tons.

1952 Reverted to freight carrier.

1959 Certificate withdrawn at end of season.

1960 Owned Toronto Dry Dock Co., Toronto, ONT.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Contact
Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

211 N. First Ave.
Alpena, Michigan 49707
USA
(989)356-6188

CLARK, T.J. (1911, Propeller)
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CLARK, T.J. (1911, Propeller)