Polson Iron Works - Engine Builds, 1901

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Engine Builds




Frontenac

Date Registered:
[ 1901/09/09 ] Official Number: [ 111767 ]
transfered

First Registration
Name: [ FRONTENAC ] Location: [KINGSTON, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Registriation: [ 10/1901 ] Date Registered: [ 1901/09/09 ] Official Number: [ 111767 ] First Registration: [ YES ]

Original Building Information:
Built By: [ THE CALVIN CO. (LTD) GARDEN ISLAND ONTARIO ] Built At: [ GARDEN ISLAND, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Date Built: [ 1901 ] Length: [ 89.00 ] Beam: [ 21.80 ] Depth: [ 7.80 ] Gross: [ 110.76 ] Net: [ 63.94 ]

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: [ FORE AND AFT COMPOUND ] Number of Engines: [ONE ] Date Built: [ 1901 ] Built by: [THE CALVIN CO (LTD) GARDEN ISLAND ONT. ] Horsepower: [ 75.00 ] Unit Horsepower: [COMBINED ]

Boiler Information:
Built by: [THE POLSON IRON WORKS TORONTO ONTARIO ] Date: [1901 ]

Closing Information
Date Registration Closed: [ 1929/04/05 ] Reason Closed: [TRANSFERRED ] Place Closed: [ MONTREAL, QUEBEC, CANADA ]

Source of Data
N.A.C., RG-42, C-2473, VOL. 234

Caroline

Date Registered:
[ 1901/08/01 ] Official Number: [ 111912 ]
registration closed 1920/11/09

First Registration
Name: [ CAROLINE ] Location: [TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Registriation: [ 12/1901 ] Date Registered: [ 1901/08/01 ] Official Number: [ 111912 ] First Registration: [ YES ]

Original Building Information:
Built By: [ CHARLES MARTIN MUSKOKA ] Built At: [ MOON RIVER, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Date Built: [ 1900 ] Length: [ 38.50 ] Beam: [ 9.70 ] Gross: [ 12.22 ] Net: [ 8.31 ]

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

First Engine:
Number of Engines: [ONE ] Date Built: [ 1886 ] Built by: [POLSON IRON WORKS TORONTO ONT ]

Closing Information
Date Registration Closed: [ 1920/11/09 ]

Source of Data
N.A.C., RG-42, C-7635, VOL. 484

Lady Franklin

Date Registered:
[ 1901/08/01 ] Official Number: [ 111913 ]
dismantled

First Registration
Name: [ LADY FRANKLIN ] Location: [TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Registriation: [ 13/1901 ] Date Registered: [ 1901/08/01 ] Official Number: [ 111913 ] First Registration: [ YES ]

Original Building Information:
Built By: [ JOHN H. SLEE SEVERN ONT ] Built At: [ SPARROW LAKE, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Date Built: [ 1901 ] Length: [ 36.00 ] Beam: [ 7.60 ] Gross: [ 5.17 ] Net: [ 3.52 ]

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

First Engine:
Type of Engine: [ HIGH PRESSURE ] Number of Engines: [ONE ] Date Built: [ 1883 ] Built by: [POLSON IRON WORKS TORONTO ] Horsepower: [ 0.53 ] Unit Horsepower: [NOMINAL ]

Closing Information
Date Registration Closed: [ 1920/08/09 ] Reason Closed: [DISMANTLED ]

Source of Data
N.A.C., RG-42, C-7635, VOL. 484

City of Bala

Date Registered:
[ 1901/08/19 ] Official Number: [ 111919 ]
dismantled

First Registration
Name: [ CITY OF BALA ] Location: [TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Registriation: [ 21/1901 ] Date Registered: [ 1901/08/19 ] Official Number: [ 111919 ] First Registration: [ YES ]

Original Building Information:
Built By: [ JOHN BURGESS BALA ONT. ] Built At: [ BALA, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Date Built: [ 1901 ] Length: [ 76.30 ] Beam: [ 12.70 ] Gross: [ 73.93 ] Net: [ 47.43 ]

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

First Engine:
Type of Engine: [ HIGH PRESSURE ] Number of Engines: [ONE ] Date Built: [ 1887 ] Built by: [POLSON IRON WORKS TORONTO, ONT. ] Horsepower: [ 3.30 ] Unit Horsepower: [NOMINAL ]

Closing Information
Date Registration Closed: [ 1925/01/20 ] Reason Closed: [DISMANTLED ]

Source of Data
N.A.C., RG-42, C-7635, VOL. 484