Polson Iron Works - Engine Builds, 1889

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Engine Builds




Maggie May

Date Registered:
[ 1889/05/07 ] Official Number: [ 94683 ]
burned.

First Registration
Name: [ MAGGIE MAY ] Location: [COLLINGWOOD, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Registriation: [3/1889] Date Registered: [ 1889/05/07 ] Official Number: [ 94683 ]

Original Building Information:
Built By: [ ALFRED MORRILL, COLLINGWOOD ] Built At: [ MEAFORD, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Date Built: [ 1889 ] Length: [ 58.00 ] Beam: [ 14.00 ] Depth: [ 6.00 ] Gross: [ 45.51 ] Net: [30.95]

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

First Engine:
Type of Engine: [ HIGH PRESSURE ] Number of Engines: [ONE ] Date Built: [ 1889 ] Built by: [POLSON IRON WORKS CO., TORONTO ] Horsepower: [ 5 ] Unit Horsepower: [COMBINED ]

Closing Information
Date Registration Closed: [ 1938/11/08 ] Reason Closed: [BURNED ] Place Closed: [ COSWELL'S BAY, NEAR DEPOT HARBOUR, ONTARIO, CANADA ]

Source of Data N.A.C., MG-40 D3 B.T., B-3719, 1889, VOL. 1 - COLLINGWOOD


Sweet Mary

Date Registered:
[ 1889/06/06 ] Official Number: [ 94685 ]
burned.

First Registration
Name: [ SWEET MARY ] Location: [COLLINGWOOD, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Registriation: [5/1889] Date Registered: [ 1889/06/06 ] Official Number: [ 94685 ]

Original Building Information:
Built By: [ DAVE CLAUSE, BRIGHTON, ONT. ] Built At: [ WAUBANSHENE, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Date Built: [ 1889 ] Length: [ 40.00 ] Beam: [ 9.40 ] Depth: [ 4.80 ] Gross: [ 13.12 ] Net: [8.93]

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

First Engine:
Type of Engine: [ HIGH PRESSURE ] Number of Engines: [ONE ] Date Built: [ 1889 ] Built by: [POLSON IRON WORKS, TORONTO ] Horsepower: [ 4 ] Unit Horsepower: [COMBINED ]

Closing Information
Date Registration Closed: [ 1909/08/17 ] Date of Reason Closed: [1908/12/08 ] Reason Closed: [BURNED ... TOTALLY DESTROYED ] Place Closed: [ MOON RIVER, ONTARIO, CANADA ]

Source of Data N.A.C., MG-40 D3 B.T., B-3719, 1889, VOL. 1 - COLLINGWOOD


Maud S.

Date Registered:
[ 1889/08/01 ] Official Number: [ 94687 ]
dismantled and abandoned.

First Registration
Name: [ MAUD S. ] Location: [COLLINGWOOD, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Registriation: [ 7/1889 ] Date Registered: [ 1889/08/01 ] Official Number: [ 94687 ] First Registration: [ YES ]

Original Building Information:
Built By: [ JAMES STOREY, COLLINGWOOD ] Built At: [ COLLINGWOOD, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Date Built: [ 1889 ] Length: [ 44.00 ] Beam: [ 10.60 ] Depth: [ 4.80 ] Gross: [ 14.40 ] Net: [10.76]

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

First Engine:
Type of Engine: [ HIGH PRESSURE ] Number of Engines: [ONE ] Date Built: [ 1877 ] Built by: [JOHN POLSON & SON, TORONTO ] Horsepower: [ 3 ] Unit Horsepower: [COMBINED ]

Closing Information
Date Registration Closed: [ 1910/02/14 ] Reason Closed: [DISMANTLED AND ABANDONED ]

Source of Data N.A.C., MG-40 D3 B.T., B-3719, 1889, VOL. 1 - COLLINGWOOD


Vixen

Date Registered:
[ 1889/05/06 ] Official Number: [ 71228 ]
sunk.

First Registration
Name: [ VIXEN ] Location: [SAULT STE. MARIE, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Registriation: [ 1/1889 ] Date Registered: [ 1889/05/06 ] Official Number: [ 71228 ]

Original Building Information:
Built By: [ W. HILL, DRUMMOND ISLAND, MICHIGAN ] Built At: [ DRUMMOND, MICHIGAN, U.S.A. ] Date Built: [ 1886 ] Length: [ 48.00 ] Beam: [ 13.08 ] Depth: [ 5.00 ] Gross: [ 68.22 ] Net: [ 52.77 ]

Vessel Description:
Deck: [ ONE ] Type: [ CARVEL ] Stern: [ROUND ] Figure: [ NO ] Frame: [ WOOD ] Propulsion: [ STEAM SCREW ]

First Engine:
Type of Engine: [ HIGH PRESSURE ] Number of Engines: [ONE ] Date Built: [ 1886 ] Built by: [POLSON, TORONTO ] Horsepower: [ 8.00 ]

Closing Information
Date Registration Closed: [ 1920/03/18 ] Date of Reason Closed: [1916-1917/WINTER ] Reason Closed: [SUNK ] Place Closed: [ NEAR COCKBURN ISLAND DOCK, LAKE HURON, ONTARIO, CANADA ]

Source of Data N.A.C., MG-40 D3 B.T., B-3719, 1889, VOL. 2 - SAULT STE. MARIE


Daisy

Date Registered:
[ 1889/11/03 ] Official Number: [ 94932 ]
burnt.

First Registration
Name: [ DAISY ] Location: [PORT HOPE, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Registriation: [ 3/1889 ] Date Registered: [ 1889/11/03 ] Official Number: [ 94932 ]

Original Building Information:
Built By: [ HENRY CALCUTT, PETERBOROUGH ] Built At: [ PETERBOROUGH, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Date Built: [ 1889 ] Length: [ 50.00 ] Beam: [ 10.20 ] Depth: [ 3.00 ] Gross: [ 7.20 ] Net: [ 4.90 ]

Vessel Description:
Deck: [ NONE ] Type: [ CARVEL ] Stern: [ROUND ] Stem: [ NONE ] Frame: [ WOOD ] Propulsion: [ SCREW STEAM ] Number of Masts: [ NONE ] Type of Rig: [ NONE ]

First Engine:
Type of Engine: [ HIGH PRESSURE ] Number of Engines: [ONE ] Date Built: [ 1882 ] Built by: [POLSON & CO. COBOURG, ONT ] Horsepower: [ 20.00 ] Unit Horsepower: [COMBINED ]

Closing Information
Reason Closed: [BURNT ]

Source of Data N.A.C., MG-40 D3 B.T., B-3719, 1889, VOL. 1 - PORT HOPE


Roy

Date Registered:
[ 1898/07/20 ] Official Number: [ 107363 ]
out of commision.

First Registration
Name: [ ROY ] Location: [TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Registriation: [ 8/1898 ] Date Registered: [ 1898/07/20 ] Official Number: [ 107363 ] First Registration: [ YES ]

Original Building Information:
Built By: [ LOUIS MACEY VICTORIA HARBOUR, ONTARIO ] Built At: [ VICTORIA HARBOUR, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Date Built: [ 1898 ] Length: [ 31.00 ] Beam: [ 8.17 ] Depth: [ 3.70 ] Gross: [ 6.24 ] Net: [ 4.25 ]

Vessel Description:
Deck: [ NONE ] Type: [ CARVEL ] Stern: [ROUND ] Gallery: [NONE ] Stem: [ PLAIN ] Frame: [ WOOD ] Propulsion: [ STEAM SCREW ] Type of Rig: [ STEAM ]

First Engine:
Type of Engine: [ HIGH PRESSURE ] Number of Engines: [ONE ] Date Built: [ 1898 ] Built by: [POLSON IRON WORKS TORONTO, ONTARIO ] Horsepower: [ 0.53 ] Unit Horsepower: [N.H.P. ]

Closing Information
Date Registration Closed: [ 1924/01/23 ] Reason Closed: [OUT OF COMMISSION ]

Source of Data N.A.C., RG-42, C-3192, VOL. 454