Steel Great Lakes bulk freighter
Built at Collingwood ON by Collingwood Shipyards Ltd., Hull 226
Launched April 28, 1982
730’ LOA, 717’11” LBP, 75’10” beam, 42’ depth
1 deck, arch cargo hold construction, hatches @ 24’, oil-fired diesel engines, 8640 BHP
647.0 x 76.0 x 43.0, 20310 GT, 14591 NT Can 372057 to:
Algoma Central Railway, Sault Ste. Marie ON (home port Sault Ste Marie ON)
Entered service July 21, 1982 clearing Collingwood ON light for Thunder Bay ON.
Management transferred 1990 to Seaway Bulk Carriers, St. Catharines ON, a vessel operation and management joint venture of Algoma Central Railway and ULS Corporation to operate their straight deck vessels, ULS Corporation, Mgr.
Converted to self-unloader 1998 at St. Catharines ON by Port Weller Dry Docks
Management transferred 1998 to Seaway Self-Unloaders, St. Catharines ON, a vessel operation and management joint venture of Algoma Central Railway and ULS Corporation to operate their self-unloading vessels, ULS Corporation, Mgr.
Self-unloader and straight deck management organizations of these firms merged 2000 into a single firm, Seaway Marine Transport, St. Catharines ON
Renamed Peter R. Cresswell 2001
In service 2011 for Algoma Central Corp.