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Lakers and Other Dry Bulk Carriers Built in Canada Since WWII

Most recent update: February 8, 2011.


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Shipbuilder Location Hull # Original Name Original Owner GT Completed Disposition
Canadian Vickers Montreal QC 269 Alexander T Wood Bury Court Shipping Co Ltd. 14,326 May-58 Later Leadenhall 1963, Lubeck 1964, Vainqueur 1968, destroyed by explosion 1969
Canadian Vickers Montreal QC 271 Avery C Adams Wilson Shipping Corporation Ltd. 14,217 Aug-58 Later Cypress 1964, Union 1968, Freja 1969, Scotiacliffe Hall 1972, Scotiacliffe 1974, Navifor Norse 1976, Navifor II 1989, scrapped 1989
Canadian Vickers Montreal QC 275 John A France Scott Misener S S Co Ltd. 17,382 Aug-60 Later Algoriver 1994, scrapped 2002
Canadian Vickers Montreal QC 276 J N McWatters Scott Misener S S Co Ltd. 17,592 Jun-61 Later Scott Misener 1991, Algogulf 1994, scrapped 2002
Canadian Vickers Montreal QC 278 Montrealer/Montrealais Papachristidis Co Ltd. 17,647 Apr-62 Forepart built by GT Davie, active
Canadian Vickers Montreal QC 280 Quebecois Papachristidis Co Ltd. 17,646 Apr-63 Active
Canadian Vickers Montreal QC 285 Don de Dieu Diamond Shamrock Can. Ltd. 17,564 Jul-65 Forepart built by GT Davie, later V. W. Scully 1967, Algosound 1987, scrapped 2004
Canadian Vickers Montreal QC 287 Maplecliffe Hall Hall Corporation of Canada 17,831 Apr-66 Forepart built by GT Davie, later Lemoyne 1988, Canadian Miner 1994, active
Canadian Vickers Montreal QC 293 Ralph Misener Scott Misener S S Co Ltd. 19,160 Jun-68 Later Gordon C. Leitch 1994, active
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 144 Hochelaga Canada Steamship Lines 11,997 Oct-49 Scrapped 1993
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 149 Georgian Bay Canada Steamship Lines 11,392 Apr-54 Scrapped 1989
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 159 Senator of Canada N. M. Paterson & Sons Ltd. 9,958 1957 Scrapped 1985
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 163 Menihek Lake Carryore Limited 17,023 May-59 Scrapped 1985
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 164 Murray Bay Canada Steamship Lines 17,369 Apr-60 Later Comeaudoc 1963, scrapped 2002
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 165 Carol Lake Carryore Limited 17,070 Aug-60 Later Algocape 1986, Mapleglen 1994, scrapped 2003
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 172 Black Bay Canada Steamship Lines 17,848 Apr-63 Later Canadian Voyager 1994, scrapped 2002
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 177 Murray Bay Canada Steamship Lines 17,873 Jul-63 Later Canadian Provider 1994, active
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 179 Sir Denys Lowson Algoma Central Railway Company 10,239 Mar-64 Later Vandoc 1979, scrapped 2002
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 181 Rimouski Canada Steamship Lines 18,473 May-65 Later Canadian Harvest 1994, broke in two 1995
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 182 Simcoe Canada Steamship Lines 18,102 Jun-66 Later Algostream 1994, Simcoe 1996, scrapped 1996
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 184 Tarantau Canada Steamship Lines 19,494 Apr-65 Scrapped 1999
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 186 Roy A. Jodrey Algoma Central Railway Company 16,154 Nov-65 Wrecked 1974
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 187 Mantadoc N. M. Paterson & Sons Ltd. 10,902 1967 Later Teakglen 2002, now Maritime Trader
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 188 Feux-Follets Papachristidis Comapny 18,045 Oct-67 Later Canadian Leader 1972, active
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 189 Algorail Algoma Central Railway Company 16,157 Apr-68 Active
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 191 Algocen Algoma Central Railway Company 18,089 Sep-68 Now J. W. Shelley
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 192 Tadoussac Canada Steamship Lines 20,634 Oct-69 Now CSL Tadoussac 2001
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 195 Agawa Canyon Algoma Central Railway Company 16,290 1970 Active
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 197 J. W. McGiffin Canada Steamship Lines 22,716 1972 Active
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 200 Algoway Algoma Central Railway Company 16,187 Sep-72 Active
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 203 H. M. Griffith Canada Steamship Lines 22,775 Oct-73 Later Rt. Hon. Paul J. Martin 2000, active
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 206 Algosoo Algoma Central Railway Company 21,716 Dec-74 Active
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 208 Gypsum King Gypsum Transportation Company 12,839 Dec-75 Scrapped 2003
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 209 Gypsum Baron Gypsum Transportation Company 12,839 Jun-76 Scrapped 2007
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 211 Algolake Algoma Central Railway Company 22,852 Apr-77 Active
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 212 Louis R. Desmarais Canada Steamship Lines 22,674 Nov-77 Later CSL Laurentien 2001, active
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 215 Algobay Algoma Central Railway Company 22,466 Oct-78 Later Atlantic Trader 1994, Algobay 1997, active
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 217 Algoport Algoma Central Railway Company 20,223 Aug-79 Sank 2009
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 218 Nanticoke Canada Steamship Lines 22,706 Jun-80 Active
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 219 Algowood Algoma Central Railway Company 22,558 Apr-81 Active
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 222 Atlantic Superior Canada Steamship Lines 24,638 Jun-82 Later M. H. Baker III 1997, Atlantic Superior 2003, active
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 223 Lake Wabush Nipigon Transport ltd. 19,699 Jul-81 Later Capt. Henry Jackman 1987, active
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 224 John B. Aird Canada Steamship Lines 22,881 Jun-83 Active
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 225 Hon. Paul Martin Canada Steamship Lines 25,128 Apr-85 Later Atlantic Erie 1988, active
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 226 Algowest Algoma Central Railway Company 20,310 Jul-82 Later Peter R. Cresswell 2001, active
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 227 Prairie Harvest Canada Steamship Lines 23,263 Apr-84 Later Atlantic Huron 1989, Melvin H. Baker II 1994, Atlantic Huron 1997, active
Collingwood SB Collingwood ON 231 Paterson N. M. Paterson & Sons Ltd. 20,370 Jun-85 Later Pineglen 2002, active
Davie SB Lauzon QC 613 Sunrhea Spruce Shipping Ltd. 11,813 Dec-58 Later Vorras 1971, scrapped 1979
Davie SB Lauzon QC 624 New Quebec N. M. Paterson & Sons Ltd. 9,957 Aug-60 Later Quedoc 1969, scrapped 1986
Davie SB Lauzon QC 625 Whitefish Bay Canada Steamship Lines Ltd. 17,350 13-Apr-61 Later Quetico 1969, Whitefish Bay 1983, scrapped 1993
Davie SB Lauzon QC 627 Canadoc N. M. Paterson & Sons Ltd. 10,061 20-Jun-61 Scrapped 1992
Davie SB Lauzon QC 638 Frankcliffe Hall Hall Corporation of Canada 17,819 25-May-63 Later Halifax 1988
Davie SB Lauzon QC 639 Baie St. Paul Canada Steamship Lines Ltd. 17,810 1-Jun-63 Later Canadian Pathfinder 1994, scrapped 1996
Davie SB Lauzon QC 647 Saguenay Canada Steamship Lines Ltd 18,058 12-Aug-64 Later M. A. C. Gagne 1985, scrapped 2004
Davie SB Lauzon QC 649 Cabot Upper Lakes Shipping 11,120 1-Jul-65 Later Canadian Explorer 1983, Canadian Transfer 1998
Davie SB Lauzon QC 650 Manitoulin Canada Steamship Lines Ltd. 19,272 7-Jul-66 Scrapped 2002
Davie SB Lauzon QC 651 Lawrencecliffe Hall Hall Corporation of Canada 17,917 5-Jun-65 Later David K. Gardiner 1988, Canadian Venture 1994, scrapped 2005
Davie SB Lauzon QC 654 Richelieu Canada Steamship Lines Ltd 17,822 5-Apr-67 Later Algocape 1994
Davie SB Lauzon QC 655 Beavercliffe Hall Hall Corporation of Canada 17,895 19-Oct-65 Later Quedoc 1988, scrapped 2003
Davie SB Lauzon QC 658 A. S. Glossbrenner Canada Steamship Lines Ltd. 17,955 21-Jul-66 Later Algogulf 1987, Algosteel 1990
Davie SB Lauzon QC 661 Frontenac Canada Steamship Lines Ltd. 17,820 13-May-68  
Davie SB Lauzon QC 662 Chimo Upper Lakes Shipping 16,358 14-Oct-67 Later Canadian Ranger 1984
Davie SB Lauzon QC 665 Lake Manitoba Nipigon Transport Ltd. 17,820 16-Jul-68 Later Algomarine 1987
Davie SB Lauzon QC 667 Ottercliffe Hall Hall Corporation of Canada 17,908 29-May-69 Later Royalton 1983, Ottercliffe Hall 1985, Peter Misener 1988, Canadian Trader 1994, scrapped 2005
Davie SB Lauzon QC 684 Jean Parisien Canada Steamship Lines Ltd. 22,772 Dec-77 Later CSL Assiniboine 2005
Midland SB Midland ON 34 Coverdale Canada Steamship Lines 11,996 May-50 Later George Hindman 1973, Meldrum Bay 1979, scrapped 1987
Midland SB Midland ON 35 James Norris Upper Lakes Shipping 12,464 May-51 Active
Midland SB Midland ON 36 Gordon C. Leitch Upper Lakes Shipping 12,460 Nov-52 Scrapped 1985
Midland SB Midland ON 37 T. R. Mclagan Canada Steamship Lines 15,500 Apr-54 Later Oakglen 1990, scrapped 2004
Port Arthur DD Port Arthur ON 109 Sir James Dunn Canada Steamship Lines 12,434 3-May-52 Scrapped 1989
Port Arthur DD Port Arthur ON 110 Thunder Bay Canada Steamship Lines 12,435 23-Nov-52 Later Stadacona 1969, scrapped 1993
Port Arthur DD Port Arthur ON 111 E. B. Barber Algoma Central R.R. Co. 10,420 6-Jun-53 Scrapped 1985
Port Arthur DD Port Arthur ON 113 Paterson N.M. Paterson & Sons 8,618 3-Jun-54 Scrapped 1984
Port Arthur DD Port Arthur ON 9 Coverdale Canada Steamship Lines 11,996 Apr-67 Converted to fuel oil
Port Weller DD Port Weller ON 11 Scott Misener Colonial Steamships Ltd 13,081 Jun-51 Later John E. F. Misener 1954, scrapped 1986
Port Weller DD Port Weller ON 12 John O. McKellar Colonial Steamships Ltd 13,884 Sep-52 Later Elmglen 1984, scrapped 1990
Port Weller DD Port Weller ON 14 Scott Misener Colonial Steamships Ltd 15,279 Jul-54 Scrapped 1990
Port Weller DD Port Weller ON 24 Frank A. Sherman Upper Lakes Shipping 15,157 Jul-58 Scrapped 1987
Port Weller DD Port Weller ON 25 Seaway Queen Upper Lakes Shipping 16,053 Jun-59 Scrapped 2004
Port Weller DD Port Weller ON 35 Cape Breton Miner Upper Lakes Shipping 18,809 May-64 Later Conveyor 1969, Cape Breton Miner 1962, Mazahua 1983, scrapped 1987
Port Weller DD Port Weller ON 37 Ontario Power Upper Lakes Shipping 20,623 Jul-65 Later Thornhill 1983, Akalli Seri 1984, Kalli 1986, scrapped 1987
Port Weller DD Port Weller ON 41 Canadian Century Upper Lakes Shipping 20,343 May-67 Later John D. Leitch 2002, active
Port Weller DD Port Weller ON 48 Canadian Progress Upper Lakes Shipping 21,436 Aug-68 Active
Port Weller DD Port Weller ON 60 Canadian Olympic Upper Lakes Shipping 22,887 Nov-76 Active
Port Weller DD Port Weller ON 63 Arctic Fednav Ltd. 19,420 Jun-78 Active
Port Weller DD Port Weller ON 64 Canadian Transport Upper Lakes Shipping 23,399 Apr-79 Active
Port Weller DD Port Weller ON 65 Canadian Enterprise Upper Lakes Shipping 23,395 Dec-79 Active
Port Weller DD Port Weller ON 67 Canadian Pioneer Upper Lakes Shipping 24,194 Oct-81 Later Pioneer 1988
Port Weller DD Port Weller ON 70 Canadian Ambassador Upper Lakes Shipping 24,230 Jul-83 Later Ambassador 1986, Algosea 2000, Ambassador 2000, scrapped
Saint John SB Saint John NB 1047 Hamiltonian Eastern Lake Carriers 18,192 Jun-62 Later Petite Hermine 1967, Canadian Hunter 1972, scrapped 1996
Saint John SB Saint John NB 1048 Newbrunswicker Eastern Lake Carriers 18,192 May-63 Later Grande Hermine 1967, Canadian Mariner 1972, scrapped 2007
Saint John SB Saint John NB 1060 M. J. Boylen Engineering Consultants Ltd 21,372 Jul-64 Scrapped 1984
Saint John SB Saint John NB 1070 H 1070 Engineering Consultants Ltd 21,200 Jul-66 Scrapped 1984
Saint John SB Saint John NB 1084 Senneville Mohawk Navigation 18,845 Nov-67 Later Algoville 1994, now Tim S. Dool