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Created: 2019-01-12 4:37:27 PM
Last Edited: 2021-08-17 9:25:18 AM




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D.B. Weldon
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Shelter Bay (1970/06/27)
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Shelter Bay (1973/11)
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Shelter Bay (1976/10/11)
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D.B. Weldon (1981/03/14)
  IMO: 5170733  
Details/Construction
Builder:American Ship Building CompanyLocation:Cleveland, OhioHull #:438
Keel Layed:Launched:1907/07/20Commissioned:1907/08/17
Propulsion
As builtType:1 Triple expansion steam engineOutput:1760 IHP
Manufacturer:
   
Dimensions
As builtLength (oa):168.2 m (552.0 ft)Gross Tonnage:6649
Length (lbp):Net Tonnage:5087
Beam:17.7 m (58.0 ft)Dead Weight:
Depth:9.4 m (31.0 ft)Displacement:
Draft: 
Year: 1949Length (oa):168.2 m (552.0 ft)Gross Tonnage:6885
Length (lbp):Net Tonnage:5323
Beam:17.7 m (58.0 ft)Dead Weight:
Depth:9.4 m (31.0 ft)Displacement:
Draft: 
Change Description:Rebuilt and reconfigured; changing the hatches from 12' centers to 24' centers.
Year: 1965Length (oa):164.4 m (539.4 ft)Gross Tonnage:7774
Length (lbp):Net Tonnage:5473
Beam:17.7 m (58.2 ft)Dead Weight:
Depth:8.1 m (26.5 ft)Displacement:
Draft: 
Change Description:Remeasured for Bahamian registration.
Owner HistoryFleet History
OwnerManagerFromUntil
Mesaba Steamship Company - Cleveland, OhioPickands Mather & Company1907/081965
Comet Enterprises Ltd. - Montreal, Quebec19651976
Trico Enterprises Ltd.19761979
Goderich Elevator & Transit Company19791983
Western Metals Company - Thunder Bay, Ontario1983Scrapped
FleetFromUntil
Mesaba Steamship Co. - Cleveland, Ohio1907/081913
Interlake Steam Navigation Company - Montreal, Quebec19131965
Quebec & Ontario Transportation Company - Thorold, Ontario19651976
Name HistoryRegistration History
NameUntil
Jay C. Morse1965
Shelter Bay1979
Shelter B.1981/01
D.B. Weldon1983
NumberPortCall SignMMSIFromUntil
US 204429 Fairport, Ohio, United States 1907/08/17 1932
US 204429 Wilmington, Delaware, United States 1932 1965
Br 317136 Hamilton, Bermuda 1965 1965
Can 317136 Montreal, Quebec, Canada 1965 1983
Description
Converted to a storage barge in 1979.
Disposition
Description/LocationScrapped at Thunder Bay, Ontario by Western Metals Company.
Arrival at Yard1983/06/11Beached:Work Began:
LostDate:

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