Polson Iron Works - Engine Builds, 1897

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




Charlie M.

Date Registered:
[ 5/1897 ] Official Number: [ 103676 ]
destroyed by fire

First Registration
Name: [ CHARLIE M. ] Location: [TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Registriation: [ 5/1897 ] Official Number: [ 103676 ] First Registration: [ YES ]

Original Building Information:
Built By: [ CHARLES MICKLE GRAVENHURST ONT ] Built At: [ GRAVENHURST, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Date Built: [ 1897 ] Length: [ 67.50 ] Beam: [ 11.00 ] Depth: [ 5.00 ] Gross: [ 37.40 ] Net: [ 25.44 ]

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

Remeasuring Information
Date: [ ILLEGIBLE/04/28 ] Length: [ 74.00 ] Gross: [ 49.99 ] Net: [ 29.78 ]

First Engine:
Type of Engine: [ COMPOUND ] Number of Engines: [ONE ] Date Built: [ 1892 ] Built by: [THE POLSON IRON WORKS COMPANY TORONTO ] Horsepower: [ 8.16 ] Unit Horsepower: [N.H.P. ]

Closing Information
Date Registration Closed: [ 1920/09/18 ] Date of Reason Closed: [1919/07/06 ] Reason Closed: [DESTROYED BY FIRE ]

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