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Peter A.B. Widener
Peter A.B. Widener - Welland Canal - October 30, 1980
Photographed while secured alongside wharf 10 in Welland, Ontario, Canada with the tugs Ohio, Sainte Marie II and South Carolina on 30 October 1980. She was being towed from Saginaw, Michigan to Sorel, Quebec with a cargo of grain, a service that was supposed to become a regular service.
More details and photos for: Peter A.B. Widener
Owner:American Seaway Grain Company - USACategory:Bulk Carrier (Ore Carrier)
Manager: Port/Flag:Duluth, Minnesota, United States
Dimensions:Length (oa): 183.22 m (601.1 ft) Length (lbp): 179.18 m (587.9 ft) Beam: 17.73 m (58.2 ft) Depth: 9.76 m (32.0 ft) Draft: 6.528 m (21.4 ft)Call Sign:WA9478
Built:Chicago Shipbuilding Company, Chicago, Illinois, United States - Entered service in 1906/11
Names:Peter A.B. Widener (1987/07)
Disposition:Scrapped in Lisbon, Portugal
Arrived at yard in 1987/08.

Photographer:Al Sagon-King - Thorold, Ontario, CanadaCollection:Late Al Sagon-King Collection (1923-2013) (Thorold, Ontario, Canada)
Format:Kodachrome slideViews:80 
Uploaded:2023-01-18 3:37 PM by Jeff Cameron