Rea, W. Harold

1962                                  W. Harold Rea                       1992 (

Steel twin-screw Great Lakes and coastal tanker

Built at Collingwood ON by Collingwood Shipyards Ltd., Hull 17
Keel laid Jan 11, 1962;  launched May 15, 1962
Built to carry Shell petroleum products from Sarnia ON refinery to terminals in Ontario and Quebec

356’ LOA, 335’3” LBP, 46 beam, 24’6” depth
Oil-fired diesel engines, 3200 BHP

Enrolled at
343.7 x 46.0 x 24.5, 4009 GT, 2961 NT     Can 316681     to:
Canadian Oil Companies Ltd., Toronto ON (home port Toronto ON)

Entered service Aug 25, 1962 clearing Collingwood ON light for Sarnia ON

Transferred 1963 to Shell Oil Co. of Canada Ltd. Toronto ON

Renamed Eastern Shell  (2) 1970

Sold 1988 to Socanav Inc., Montreal QC (home port to Montreal QC)

Renamed Le Cedre 1991

Sold 1993 for off-Lakes service and left the Great Lakes

Renamed Colon Trader (Panama) 1993

IMO 5384310





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