Propeller IONIC.* Official Canadian No. 116954. Of 1,708 tons Gross; 1030 tons Reg. Built at Buffalo, N.Y. in 1872, Home port, Sarnia, Ont. Owned by the Northern navigation Co., of Collingwood, Ont. 238.2 x 35.6 x 12.6
* formerly propeller CUBA.
Name Changes from Registry Books of the Dominion of Canada,
on December 31, 1913. Sessional Papers Vol. XLV11 No. 16
The steamer CUBA has been purchased by the Northern Navigation Co. of O.G. Donaldson of this city. She is an iron hull built in 1872. The CUBA will be renamed the IONIC and will be operated as a passenger and freight boat between Sarnia, Port Arthur and Fort William, after Sept. 1.
Buffalo Evening News
August 10, 1906
Steam screw CUBA. U, S, No. 125028. Of 1526.02 tons gross; 1359.97 tons net. Built at Buffalo, N.Y., in 1872. Home port, Buffalo, N.y. 231.7 x 35.7 x 11.3
Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1885
Propeller MAPLEBRANCH.* Official Canadian Number 116954 Built at Buffalo, N.Y., U.S.A., in 1872. Of 1,708 gross tons; 1,030 tons reg. Home port, Sarnia, Ont. Owned by the Northern Navigation Co., of Collingwood. Ont. 238.2 x 35.6 x 12.6 and 125 horse power.
* Formerly IONIC and CUBA.
List of Vessels on Registry Books of the Dominion
of Canada on the 31st. Day of December, 1920
NOTE:-- [a] CUBA, [b] IONIC, [c] MAPLEBRANCH.