Mathewston

1922                                  Mathewston                                  1970

Steel Great Lakes bulk freighter

Built at Port Arthur ON by Port Arthur Shipbuilding Co., Hull 47
Launched Aug 12, 1922

550’ LOA, 530’ LBP, 58’ beam, 31’ depth
1 deck, arch cargo hold construction, hatches @ 12’, coal-fired boilers, triple expansion engine, 2200 IHP

Enrolled at Toronto ON:
530.0 x 58.3 x 27.1, 7403 GT, 5918 NT     Can 141679     to:
Mathews Steamship Co., Toronto ON (home port Toronto ON)

Entered service 1922

Fleet went into receivership 1931.  G. T. Clarkson, Toronto ON, appointed receiver.

Fleet sold late 1933 to Colonial Steamships Ltd., Port Colborne ON, Scott Misener, Mgr.

Renamed Ralph S. Misener  (2) 1954 (home port to Port Colborne ON)

Fleet renamed Scott Misener Steamships Ltd. 1959

Renamed Mathewston 1967

Sold for scrap 1970 to Marine Salvage Ltd., Port Colborne ON

IMO 5289663

 

2201

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