Norisle

1946                                             Norisle                                    1975 (20

Steel automobile and passenger ferry

Built at Collingwood ON by Collingwood Shipyards Ltd., Hull 136
Launched July 15, 1956

215’9” LOA, 200’ LBP, 36’ beam, 16’ depth
Coal-fired boilers, triple expansion engine,

Enrolled at

203.3 x 36.1 x 14.9, 1668 GT, 1360 NT     Can 176112     to:
Owen Sound Transportation Co., Owen Sound ON (home port Collingwood ON)

Entered service fall 1946 carrying passengers and automobiles between Tobermory ON and South Baymouth ON

Home port to Owen Sound ON 1948

Laid up Sept 1974 upon the entry of the new Chi-Cheemaun into this service.

Sold 1975 to city of Manitowaning on Manitoulin Island, Georgian Bay for use as museum and restaurant.

IMO 5256111

At Manitowaning ON 2011 as a museum vessel

 

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