Collier No. 1

1924                                  Collier No. 1                                  1959

Steel St. Lawrence River canal size self-unloading bulk freighter

Built at Barrow-in-Furness England by Vickers Ltd., Hull 610

258’ LOA, 250’ LBP, 43’ beam, 20’ depth
1 deck, coal-fired boilers, compound engine, 850 IHP

Enrolled at London England
249.2 x 43.2 x 18.3, 1858 GT, 930 NT     Br 147662     to:
Steamships Ltd., Montreal QC, a subsidiary of Canada Steamship Lines) (home port London England)

Entered service 1924

Transferred 1926 to Canada Steamship Lines, Montreal QC
Enrollment transferred to Canada     Can 147662     (home port to Montreal QC)

Renamed Collier  (2) 1928

Laid up at end of 1957 season at Kingston ON and did not operate again

Sold for scrap 1959 to Steel Company of Canada.  Scrapped at Hamilton ON.

See history in Scanner March 1980 (#91)



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