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Name Official number Flag IMO
SABLE I  136307  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1914  09/05/1914   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo Refrigerated  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Bow, McLachlan & Co. Ltd., Paisley Thistle Yard  304 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
734 grt / 341 nrt / 183.0 ft  28.6 ft  12.2 ft   
Engine builder Bow, McLachlan & Co. Ltd., Paisley
Engine detail
T3cyl (15, 25½ & 41 - 30)in 200lb 85nhp, 1-screw

1955 oil engine fitted General Metals Corp, San Francisco. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Halifax Trading & Sealing Co. Ltd. - J. A. Farquhar & Co., Windsor N.S.  Glasgow  13/07/1914 
Other names
1946 NORTH TRADER - 1947 SABLE I - 1948 BLUE SEAL - 1955 FERGUS 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1921 Maritime & Newfoundland Steamship Co Ltd - Farquhar & Co Ltd, Windsor NS - reg Windsor NS
1926 Bras d'Or Navigation Co Ltd, Windsor / Quebec
1946 Clarke Steamship Co Ltd, Quebec
1947 Northatlantic Sealers Ltd - Job Bros & Co Ltd, St John's
1955 Ferguson Industries Ltd, Pictou NS
1958 Gulf & Northern Shipping Co Ltd - James Ferguson, Pictou
1971 G Solway & Sons Ltd, Pictou
 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1973  Scuttled 05/08/1973 
Disposal Detail
Scuttled in the Cabot Strait, 47.16N 59.56W. 
 

 



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