Polson Iron Works - Engine Builds, 1890

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




Erastus Wiman

Date Registered:
[ 1890/08/28 ] Official Number: [ 100021 ]
Burned.

First Registration
Name: [ ERASTUS WIMAN ] Location: [TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Registriation: [ 9/1890 ] Date Registered: [ 1890/08/28 ] Official Number: [ 100021 ] First Registration: [ YES ]

Original Building Information:
Built By: [ JOSEPH BOUCHER, HUNTSVILLE ] Built At: [ HUNTSVILLE, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Date Built: [ 1890 ] Length: [ 65.00 ] Beam: [ 13.30 ] Gross: [ 53.53 ] Net: [ 36.41 ]

Vessel Description:
Type: [ CARVEL ] Stern: [ROUND ] Stem: [ PLAIN ] Frame: [ WOOD ] Propulsion: [ STEAMSHIP SCREW ]

First Engine:
Type of Engine: [ VERTICAL ] Number of Engines: [ONE ] Date Built: [ 1890 ] Built by: [POLSON IRON WORKS CO. TORONTO ] Horsepower: [ 6.00 ] Unit Horsepower: [COMBINED ]

Closing Information
Date Registration Closed: [ 1910/11/14 ] Date of Reason Closed: [ABOUT 10 YEARS AGO ] Reason Closed: [BURNED ] Place Closed: [ THE "LOCKS" FAIRY LAKE ]

Source of Data
N.A.C., RG-42, C-3192, VOL. 453


Emulator

Date Registered:
[ 1890/09/15 ] Official Number: [ 100022 ]
vessel out of existence.

First Registration
Name: [ EMULATOR ] Location: [TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Registriation: [ 10/1890 ] Date Registered: [ 1890/09/15 ] Official Number: [ 100022 ] First Registration: [ YES ]

Original Building Information:
Built By: [ A. WALTON MAGANETAWAN ] Built At: [ MAGANETAWAN, Date Built: [ 1890 ] Length: [ 49.70 ] Beam: [ 10.20 ] Gross: [ 24.99 ] Net: [ 17.00 ]

Vessel Description:
Type: [ CARVEL ] Stern: [ROUND ] Stem: [ PLAIN ] Frame: [ WOOD ] Propulsion: [ STEAMSHIP SCREW ]

First Engine:
Type of Engine: [ HIGH PRESSURE ] Number of Engines: [ONE ] Date Built: [ 1890 ] Built by: [POLSON IRON WORKS CO. TORONTO ] Horsepower: [ 2.13 ] Unit Horsepower: [COMBINED ]

Closing Information
Date Registration Closed: [ 1910/01/29 ] Reason Closed: [VESSEL OUT OF EXISTENCE ]

Source of Data
N.A.C., RG-42, C-3192, VOL. 453


Camilla

Date Registered:
[ 1890/10/09 ] Official Number: [ 100024 ]
registered anew.

First Registration
Name: [ CAMILLA ] Location: [TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Registriation: [ 12/1890 ] Date Registered: [ 1890/10/09 ] Official Number: [ 100024 ] First Registration: [ YES ]

Original Building Information:
Built By: [ J.G. DARKE FOOC ISLAND. LAKE SIMCOE ] Built At: [ ROACHES POINT, Date Built: [ 1890 ] Length: [ 68.00 ] Beam: [ 12.50 ] Gross: [ 53.94 ] Net: [ 36.68 ]

Vessel Description:
Deck: [ ONE ] Type: [ CARVEL ] Stern: [ROUND ] Stem: [ PLAIN ] Frame: [ WOOD ] Propulsion: [ STEAM SCREW ]

First Engine:
Type of Engine: [ COMPOUND CONDENSING ] Number of Engines: [ONE ] Date Built: [ 1890 ] Built by: [THE POLSON IRON WORKS CO. TORONTO ] Horsepower: [ 75.00 ] Unit Horsepower: [COMBINED ]

Closing Information
Date Registration Closed: [ 1909/06/01 ] Reason Closed: [REGISTERED ANEW ON ACCOUNT OF MATERIAL ALTERATIONS IN DIMENSIONS & TONNAGE ] Place Closed: [ TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA ]

Source of Data
N.A.C., RG-42, C-3192, VOL. 453