Polson Iron Works - Engine Builds, 1887

These "Engine Builds" pages list the ships whose registration shows that Polson engines were used.
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Engine Builds




Lenore

Date Registered:
Date Registered: [ 1887/05/25 ] Official Number: [ 90816 ]
dismantled and broken up

First Registration
Name: [ LENORE ] Location: [PORT HOPE, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Registriation: [ 1/1887 ] Date Registered: [ 1887/05/25 ] Official Number: [ 90816 ]

Original Building Information:
Built By: [ GEORGE FULT, COBOURG ] Built At: [ COBOURG, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Date Built: [ 1887 ] Length: [ 39.00 ] Beam: [ 7.30 ] Depth: [ 3.50 ] Gross: [ 5.70 ] Net: [ 3.90 ]

Vessel Description:
Deck: [ ONE ] Type: [ CARVEL ] Stern: [ROUND ] Gallery: [NONE ] Figure: [ NO ] Frame: [ WOOD ] Propulsion: [ STEAM SCREW ] Number of Masts: [ NONE ] Type of Rig: [ NONE ]

First Engine:
Type of Engine: [ UPRIGHT ] Number of Engines: [ONE ] Date Built: [ 1887 ] Built by: [POLSON & SON, TORONTO ] Horsepower: [ 9 ] Unit Horsepower: [COMBINED ]

Closing Information
Date Registration Closed: [ 1920/01/15 ] Reason Closed: [DISMANTLED AND ABANDONED ]

Source of Data N.A.C., MG-40 D3 B.T., B-3719, 1887, VOL. 2 - PORT HOPE


Ivey Alderson

Date Registered:
Date Registered: [ 1887/05/14 ] Official Number: [ 85473 ]
broken up

First Registration
Name: [ IVEY ALDERSON ] Location: [PORT DOVER, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Registriation: [ 1/1887 ] Date Registered: [ 1887/05/14 ] Official Number: [ 85473 ]

Original Building Information:
Built By: [ WILLIAM MURRAY ALDERSON, PORT DOVER ] Built At: [ PORT DOVER, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Date Built: [ 1885 ] Length: [ 66.08 ] Beam: [ 13.17 ] Depth: [ 5.00 ] Gross: [ 38.67 ] Net: [ 26.83 ]

Vessel Description:
Deck: [ ONE ] Type: [ CARVEL ] Gallery: [NONE ] Stem: [ PLAIN ] Frame: [ WOOD ] Propulsion: [ STEAM SCREW ] Number of Masts: [ ONE ]

First Engine:
Type of Engine: [ HIGH PRESSURE ] Number of Engines: [ONE ] Date Built: [ 1885 ] Built by: [WM. POLSON & CO. TORONTO ] Horsepower: [ 25.00 ] Unit Horsepower: [COMBINED ]

Closing Information
Date Registration Closed: [ 1903/11/11 ] Reason Closed: [BROKEN UP ]

Source of Data N.A.C., RG-42, C-1213, VOL. 226