Ship details:

Straits No. 101

Vessel image

Photo: The Vancouver Sun February 7, 1942

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Registry #1 173632 Registry #2 Registry #3
IMO# MMSI# VRN#
 
Name 1 1942 Prospect Point (II) Name 5
Name 2 1958c Straits No. 101 Name 6
Name 3 Name 7
Name 4 Name 8
 
Year Built 1942 Place New Westminster Area BC Country Canada
 
Designer (nk) Measurement (imp) 232.8' x 41.9' x 11.2'
Builder Star Shipyards (Mercers) Ltd. Measurement (metric)
Hull Wood Displacement
Gross Tonnage 1011 Type 1 Barge, rail car
Registered Tonnage 1011 Type 2
Engine Engine Manufacture
Repower Propulsion Non-powered
Rebuilds Call Sign
Pendant  # Masters
 
Owner(s)
In 1942-1954 she was owned by the Canadian Pacific Railway, Montreal PQ. In 1958-1979 she was owned by the Straits Towing Ltd., Vancouver BC.
 
Fate Registry closed Date
 
Named Features
Significance of Name
 
Anecdotes
She could carry 14 rail cars on the Vancouver - Ladysmith run.
 
References
Canada List of Shipping
Last update
2017-05-22

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