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Canada Marquis
Canada Marquis - Welland Canal - June 2, 1985
 
Photographed while she was sailing upbound in the Welland Canal south of lock 3 in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada on 2 June 1985.
More details and photos for: Canada Marquis
Fleet:Misener Transportation Ltd - St. Catharines, OntarioIMO:8119273 
Owner: Category:Bulk Carrier (Great Lakes)
Manager: Port/Flag:St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
Dimensions:Length: 222.54 m (730.1 ft) Breadth: 23.17 m (76.0 ft) Depth: 14.64 m (48.0 ft)Call Sign:
Built:Govan Shipbuilding, Govan, Scotland - Entered service in 1983/07
Names:Canada Marquis (1991/02), Federal Richelieu (1991/12), Federal Mackenzie (2001), Mackenzie (2003), Birchglen (2015)
Disposition:Scrapped at Aliaga, Turkey by Izmir Gemi Geri Donusum - Arrived at yard on 2015/10/14; Work began on 2015/10/22

Photographer:Rob Sharik - St. Catharines, OntarioCollection:Late Rob Sharik Collection (1963-1986) (St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada)
Format:Kodachrome slideViews:43 
Uploaded:2020-12-02 5:54 PM by Jeff Cameron

Comments

Dec 19, 2020
6:43 AM
My first and only Laker, I was Captain on her for 7 months between 2002 to 2003, while she was the Mackenzie. We made 3 voyages to the lakes and the final one was to Montreal where we handed over the ship to CSL at the lay up berth. I thoroughly enjoyed my time aboard.
Posted by: Capt. Bani Prasad Das
Dec 25, 2020
7:24 AM
Hi Capt. By any chance do you remember the names of the Pilots you had aboard during your visits to the Welland Canal..? I have photos of this ship under the name MACKENZIE which I'll be sure to post on the site very shortly..
Posted by: Jeff Cameron