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H.C. Heimbecker
H.C. Heimbecker - Welland Canal - August 23, 1981
Downbound in the Welland Canal south of lock 1 in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada on 23 August 1981.
More details and photos for: H.C. Heimbecker
Fleet:Soo River Company - Mississauga, OntarioIMO:5129136 
Owner:Pierson Steamships Ltd. - Toronto, Ontario, CanadaCategory:Bulk Carrier (Great Lakes)
Manager:Westdale Shipping Ltd. - CanadaPort/Flag:Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Dimensions:Length (oa): 173.44 m (569.0 ft) Length (lbp): 169.73 m (556.9 ft) Beam: 17.12 m (56.2 ft) Depth: 9.45 m (31.0 ft) Draft: 6.33 m (20.8 ft)Call Sign:VGKR
Built:Superior Shipbuilding Company, West Superior, Wisconsin, United States - Entered service on 1905/07/03
Names:George W. Perkins (1964), Westdale (1977), H.C. Heimbecker (1981/11/05)
Disposition:Scrapped at Ashtabula, Ohio by Triad Salvage
Arrived at yard on 1981/11/02.

Photographer:Casey DeGroot - St. Catharines, Ontario, CanadaCollection:Late Casey DeGroot Collection (St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada)
Format:Kodachrome slideViews:51 
Uploaded:2023-01-15 11:51 AM by Jeff Cameron