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Created: 2019-02-08 4:33:35 PM
Last Edited: 2020-07-22 6:03:09 PM




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Black River (1964/08)
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Black River (1970/07/12)
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Black River (1970/09)
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Black River (1974/09)
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Black River (1976)
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Black River (1977/06)
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Tuxpancliffe (1979/11/18)
  IMO: 5045940  
Details/Construction
Builder:F.W. Wheeler & CompanyLocation:West Bay City, MichiganHull #:118
Keel Layed:Launched:1896/10/07Commissioned:1897/04/27
Propulsion
Dimensions
As builtLength:113.7 m (373.0 ft)Gross Tonnage:3587
Breadth:14.0 m (44.6 ft)Net Tonnage:2484
Depth:6.6 m (21.5 ft)Dead Weight:5283
Owner HistoryFleet History
OwnerManagerFromUntil
FleetFromUntil
Bessemer Steamship Company - Cleveland, Ohio1901
Marine Iron & Shipbuilding Co. - Duluth Minnesota1937
Pigeon Timber Co. - Port Arthur, Ontario1938
Lakehead Transportation Co. - Port Arthur Ontario1943
Great Lakes Lumber & Shipping Ltd. - Port Arthur Ontario1948
Pittsburgh Steamship Company - Duluth, Minnesota1948/081951/07
Quebec & Ontario Transportation Company - Thorold, Ontario19781981
Cayman Shipping Corporation - Georgetown, Cayman Islands1983
Name HistoryRegistration History
NameCall SignUntil
Sir Isaac Lothian Bell1937
Blanch H.1949
Tuxpancliffe1979
Black River1979
NumberPortFromUntil
158269
Description
Converted to a cargo ship, from a barge in 1952.
Disposition
Description/LocationScrapped at Corpus Christi, Texas
Arrival at Yard1983Beached:Work Began:1983
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