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W.M. Edington (1970/07/05)
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W.M. Edington (1971/08)
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W.M. Edington (1971/08/07)
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W.M. Edington (1979/08/06)
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W.M. Edington (1981/11/14)
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W.M. Edington (1982/03/27)
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Niagara II (1986/02/23)
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Niagara II (1988/07/02)
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Niagara II (1988/07/02)
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Niagara II (1989/05/14)
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Niagara II (1991/04/30)
  IMO: 5250571  
Details/Construction
Builder:Furness Shipbuilding Company Ltd.Location:Haverton Hill-on-Tees, EnglandHull #:174
Keel Layed:1929/11/30Launched:1930/04/09Commissioned:1930/04
Propulsion
As builtType:1 triple expansion steam engine (13.5", 22" & 37" x 27")Output:9 knots
Manufacturer:North Eastern Marine Engineering (1938) Ltd. - Newcastle, United Kingdom
Year: 1973Type:1 Caterpillar diesel engineOutput:635 bhp (625 kW) - 9 knots
Manufacturer:Caterpillar Tractor Company - Peoria, Illinois, USA
Year: 1990Type:Output:
Manufacturer:Engines removed and vessel converted to a sandsucking barge.
   
Dimensions
As builtLength (oa):53.53 mGross Tonnage:
Length (lbp):Net Tonnage:
Beam:10.72 mDead Weight:
Depth:3.97 mDisplacement:
Draft: 
Change Description:Originally built as an oil tanker
Year: 1954Length (oa):53.35 m (175.0 ft)Gross Tonnage:749
Length (lbp):Net Tonnage:426
Beam:10.72 m (35.2 ft)Dead Weight:610
Depth:3.97 m (13.0 ft)Displacement:
Draft: 
Change Description:Converted to a suction dredger
Year: 1990Length (oa):Gross Tonnage:
Length (lbp):Net Tonnage:
Beam:Dead Weight:
Depth:Displacement:
Draft: 
Change Description:Converted to an un-powered sandsucking barge
Owner HistoryFleet History
OwnerManagerFromUntil
Imperial Oil Ltd. (Marine Division) - Montreal, Quebec, Canada19301954
Holden Sand & Gravel Ltd. - Canada19541967
McNamara Marine Ltd. - Canada19671968
Federal Equipment Quebec Ltd. - Canada19681969
Ontario-Lake Erie Sand Ltd. - Canada19691984
McKeil Work Boats Ltd. - Canada19841999/05
FleetFromUntil
Name HistoryRegistration History
NameUntil
Rideaulite1947
Imperial Lachine1954
Niagara1969
W.M. Edington1984
Niagara II1999
NumberPortCall SignMMSIFromUntil
Can 155286 Montreal, Quebec, Canada 1930 1967
Can 155286 Toronto, Ontario, Canada VDPF 1967 1999/05
Disposition
Description/Location
Arrival at YardBeached:Work Began:
LostSunk as a dive site off Tobermory, Ontario.Date:1999/05/15

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