1926 City of Kingston 1961
Steel St. Lawrence River canal size package freighter
Built at Lauzon QC by Davie Shipbuilding & Repairing Co., Hull 490
Launched Nov 1925
Built for fast package freight service between Hamilton and Toronto ON and Montreal QC
250’ LOA, 230’ LBP, 38’ beam, 23’ depth
2 decks, coal-fired boilers, triple expansion engine, 1100 IHP
Enrolled at Montreal P.Q.
230.3 x 38.1 x 11.2, 1690 GT, 1013 NT Can 152837 to:
Canada Steamship Lines, Montreal QC (home port Montreal QC)
Entered service 1926
Laid up at end of 1957 season at Kingston ON and did not operate again
Sold for scrap 1961 to Steel Factors Ltd. Towed to Lauzon QC and scrapped there.
See history in Great Lakes Ships We Remember III p. 68