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Created: 2018-11-16 11:52:42 PM
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Fort Henry
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Fort Henry (1959/09/06)
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Fort Henry (1968/07/15)
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Fort Henry (1973)
  IMO: 5118084  
Details/Construction
Builder:Collingwood ShipbuildingLocation:Collingwood, OntarioHull #:150
Design:Fort class
Keel Layed:1954/08/20Launched:1955/03/10Commissioned:1955/05
Propulsion
As builtType:1 Steam turbine engineOutput:4500 SHP
Manufacturer:
Dimensions
As builtLength:140.7 mGross Tonnage:5729
Breadth:17.2 mNet Tonnage:3707
Depth:Dead Weight:
Owner HistoryFleet History
OwnerManagerFromUntil
Canada Steamship Lines1955/051984
Steel Factors, Ltd.1984Scrapped
FleetFromUntil
Canada Steamship Lines - Canada2002/12
Name HistoryRegistration History
NameCall SignUntil
Fort Henry
NumberPortFromUntil
176118 Montreal, Quebec, Canada 1955/06/01 1984/06
Description
Laid down as Fort Garry, but renamed Fort Henry before launching.

Laid up in Kingston, Ontario following the 1979 season and did not operate again.

Her pilot house was saved and placed on display at Lock 3 Park on the Welland Canal. After repeated attacks by vandals the pilot house display was dismantled in July, 2002.
Disposition
Description/LocationScrapped in Hamilton, Ontario by United Metals Ltd.
Arrival at Yard1984/06/05Beached:Work Began:1986/04/01
LostDate:

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