Canobie (Propeller), C133826, 1920
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Propeller CANOBIE.* Official Canadian Number 133826. Built at Detroit, Mich., U.S.A. in 1887. Of 748 tons gross; 1051 tons reg. Of 94 horse power. Home port, Montreal. Owned by the Lehigh Coal Co., Montreal. 259.3 x 37.4 x 18.8
* Foreign name, IRON KING.
List of Vessels on Registry Books of the Dominion
of Canada on the 31st. Day of December, 1920
Steam screw IRON KING. U. S. No. 100412. Of 1,702.96 tons gross; 1,233.44 tons net. Built at Detroit, Mich., in 1887. Home port, Detroit, Mich. 252.4 x 38.0 x 20.0
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1889
The hugh propeller IRON KING was successfully launched at Detroit Saturday afternoon. She is 257 X 38.3 X 22. Her engines are 25" and 48" x 40", a compound fore and aft.
Port Huron Daily Times
Monday, August 22, 1887
IRON KING * Built Aug. 20, 1887 Bulk Propeller - Wood
U. S. No. 100412 1702 gt -1223 nt 252.4' x 38 x 20'
* Renamed (b) CANOBIE - Can - 1913 (C 133826)
Battered by a storm on Lake Erie, November 1, 1921; dismantled shortly afterwards at Erie, Pennsylvania.
Detroit/Wyandotte Shipbuilding Master List
Institute for Great Lakes research
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes