(1919) 1922 Canadian Warrior 1925 (1926)
Steel St. Lawrence River canal size bulk freighter
Built at Collingwood ON by Collingwood Shipbuilding Co., Hull 61
Launched Dec 21, 1918
251’ LBP, 43’ beam, 24’ depth
1 deck, hatches @ 24’, coal-fired boilers, triple expansion engine, 1400 IHP
Enrolled at Montreal QC
251.0 x 43.6 x 23.6, 2409 GT, 1453 NT Can 140960 to:
Minister of Marine & Fisheries, Ottawa ON (home port Montreal QC)
Vessel built for the Canadian government merchant marine under its World War I vessel construction program. Each vessel was assigned to an individual firm identifying the name of the vessel.
Transferred 1920 to Canadian Warrior Ltd.
Participated in the fall grain trade on the Great Lakes beginning in 1922
Sold Oct 20, 1925 to Canada-Cuba Steamship Co. for off-Lakes service and left the Great Lakes
Renamed Emperor of Saint John 1925
Wrecked Dec 7, 1926 at Ballentyne Cove, Cape George NB