1930                                          Redchief                                             1968

Steel St. Lawrence River canal size bulk freight barge

Built at Montreal QC by Canadian Vickers Ltd., Hull 116

260’ LOA, 248’ LBP, 43’7” beam, 15’ depth
1 deck

Enrolled at Montreal QC
255.1 x 43.7 x 19.0, 1526 GT, 1526 NT     Can 155295     to:
The Red Barge Line Ltd., Montreal QC, Sin-Mac Lines Ltd, Mgr.  (home port Montreal QC)

Sold 1934 to Blue Line Motorships Ltd., Toronto ON, a subsidiary of Upper Lakes & St. Lawrence Transportation Co. and renamed Blue River.
Converted to twin-screw diesel bulk freighter at Port Dalhousie ON by Muir Bros. Dry Docks
Remeasured to 1770 GT, 1389 NT

Transferred 1940 to Upper Lakes & St. Lawrence Transportation Co., Toronto ON

Remeasured 1954 to 1818 GT, 1413 NT

Firm renamed Upper Lakes Shipping Ltd. 1959

Sold for scrap 1968 to United Metals & Refining Ltd. and scrapped at Hamilton ON



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