Polson Iron Works - Engine Builds, 1907

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




King Edward

Date Registered:
[ 1907/12/26 ] Official Number: [ 103818 ]
unknown

First Registration
Name: [ KING EDWARD ] Location: [BELLEVILLE, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Registriation: [ 2/1907 ] Date Registered: [ 1907/12/26 ] Official Number: [ 103818 ]

Original Building Information:
Built By: [ WM. MCMURCHY ] Built At: [ TRENTON, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Date Built: [ 1907/06/01 ] Length: [ 50.50 ] Beam: [ 9.90 ] Depth: [ 5.10 ] Gross: [ 23.94 ] Net: [ 16.28 ]

Vessel Description:
Deck: [ 1 ] Type: [ CARVEL ] Stern: [ROUND ] Gallery: [NONE ] Stem: [ PLAIN ] Frame: [ WOOD-OAK ] Propulsion: [ STEAM YACHT SCREW ] Number of Masts: [ NONE ] Type of Rig: [ NONE ]

First Engine:
Type of Engine: [ HIGH PRESSURE UPRIGHT ] Number of Engines: [ILLEGIBLE ] Date Built: [ UNKNOWN ] Built by: [POLSON + SON, TORONTO ] Horsepower: [ 2.13 ] Unit Horsepower: [COMBINED ]

Closing Information
Date Registration Closed: [ 1938/01/26 ] Reason Closed: [UNKNOWN ] Remark: [(NOTE: ILLEGIBLE REMARKS REGARDING NUMBER & TYPE OF ENGINE AND/OR BOILER.) ]

Source of Data
N.A.C., RG-42, C-3191, VOL. 434

Highland Belle

Date Registered:
[ 1900/06/22 ] Official Number: [ 107708 ]
transfered

First Registration
Name: [ HIGHLAND BELLE ] Date: [ 1907/08/01 ] Location: [TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Registriation: [ 16/1900 ] Date Registered: [ 1900/06/22 ] Official Number: [ 107708 ] First Registration: [ YES ]

Second Registration
Name: [ VAN WOODLAND ]

Original Building Information:
Built By: [ J.H. ROSS ORILLIA, ONT ] Built At: [ ORILLIA, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Date Built: [ 1900 ] Length: [ 75.00 ] Beam: [ 11.80 ] Depth: [ 5.20 ] Gross: [ 37.49 ] Net: [ 24.07 ]

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

First Engine:
Type of Engine: [ HIGH PRESSURE ] Number of Engines: [ONE ] Date Built: [ 1900 ] Built by: [POLSON IRON WORKS TORONTO, ONT. ] Horsepower: [ 9.80 ] Unit Horsepower: [N.H.P. ]

Closing Information
Date Registration Closed: [ 1909/06/28 ] Reason Closed: [TRANSFERRED ] Place Closed: [ OTTAWA, ONTARIO, CANADA ]

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

 Lena May

Date Registered:
[ 1907/04/30 ] Official Number: [ 122342 ]
no information

First Registration
Name: [ LENA MAY ] Location: [TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Registriation: [ 4/1907 ] Date Registered: [ 1907/04/30 ] Official Number: [ 122342 ] First Registration: [ YES ]

Original Building Information:
Built By: [ AUGUST GROPP PENETANGUISHENE ONT. ] Built At: [ PENETANGUISHENE, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Date Built: [ 1906 ] Length: [ 35.00 ] Beam: [ 7.60 ] Gross: [ 6.55 ] Net: [ 4.46 ]

Vessel Description:
Deck: [ NONE ] 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: [ 1904 ] Built by: [POLSON IRON WORKS COY. ] Horsepower: [ .50 ] Unit Horsepower: [NOMINAL ]

Closing Information
Date of Reason Closed: [1924/01/31 ] Reason Closed: [NO INFORMATION OBTAINABLE - REGISTRY NOTED ]

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

 Mary L.

Date Registered:
[ 1907/07/05 ] Official Number: [ 122345 ]
burned

First Registration
Name: [ MARY L. ] Location: [TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Registriation: [ 8/1907 ] Date Registered: [ 1907/07/05 ] Official Number: [ 122345 ] First Registration: [ YES ]

Original Building Information:
Built By: [ H.E. GIDLEY CO. ] Built At: [ PENETANGUISHENE, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Date Built: [ 1907 ] Length: [ 40.00 ] Beam: [ 10.00 ] Gross: [ 9.52 ] Net: [ 6.48 ]

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: [ FORE AND AFT COMPOUND ] Number of Engines: [ONE ] Date Built: [ 1900 ] Built by: [POLSON IRON WORKS, TORONTO ] Horsepower: [ 6.00 ] Unit Horsepower: [N.H.P. ]

Boiler Information
Type of Boiler: [ SCOTCH TYPE ] Number of Boilers: [ONE ] Built by: [POLSON IRON WORKS, TORONTO ] Date: [1900 ]

Closing Information
Date Registration Closed: [ 1932/03/01 ] Date of Reason Closed: [1924 ] Reason Closed: [BURNED ]

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

 Nymph

Date Registered:
[ 1907/10/16 ] Official Number: [ 112171 ]
dismantled

First Registration
Name: [ NYMPH ] Location: [TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Registriation: [ 17/1907 ] Date Registered: [ 1907/10/16 ] Official Number: [ 112171 ] First Registration: [ NO ]

Second Registration
Location: [ TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Registration: [ 9/1902 ] Official Number: [ 92433 ]

Original Building Information:
Built By: [ ROB'T T.J. STROUD ] Built At: [ MILFORD BAY MUSKOKA, ONTARIO, CANADA ] Date Built: [ 1902 ]

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

First Rebuilding Data
Date: [ 1907 ] Length: [ 72.60 ] Beam: [ 14.80 ] Gross: [ 84.35 ] Net: [ 57.36 ]

First Engine:
Type of Engine: [ FORE & AFT COMPOUND ] Date Built: [ 1899 ] Built by: [POLSON IRON WORKS. TORONTO, ONT. ] Horsepower: [ ILLEGIBLE ] Unit Horsepower: [N.H.P. ]

Closing Information
Date Registration Closed: [ 1932/04/27 ] Date of Reason Closed: [1926 ] Reason Closed: [DISMANTLED ]

Source of Data
N.A.C., RG-42, C-7635, VOL. 485A