Corunna

(1891) 1907                                  Corunna                                  1915 (1938)

Steel ocean freighter

Built at Leith Scotland by Ramage & Ferguson, Hull 109
Launched 1891

238’ LOA, 230’ LBP, 34’1” beam, 21’ depth
2 decks, coal-fired boilers, triple expansion engine, 600 IHP

Operated in ocean service by Leith, Hull & Hamburg Steam Packet Co., London Eng., J. Currie & Co., Mgr.      Br 99224     (home port Leith Scotland)

Sold 1906 to Canadian Lake & Ocean Navigation Co., Toronto ON, C.H.F. Plummer, Mgr.

Entered Great Lakes service 1907
Remeasured to 230.0 x 34.1 x 19.7, 1269 GT, 792 NT

Sold 1913 to Corunna Shipping Ltd., a subsidiary of Dominion Iron & Steel Co., Halifax NS
Enrollment transferred to Canada     Can 99224     (home port to Montreal QC)

Transferred about 1915 to off-Lakes service during World War I and left the Great Lakes.

Scrapped 1938 at Sydney NS

 

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