The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Glenorchy (Propeller), C138213, 1920

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Steam screw A.E. STEWART. U. S. No. 107778. Of 3,943 tons gross; 3,049 tons net. Built West Bay City, Mich., 1902. Home port, Detroit, Mich. 356.0 x 50.0 x 28.0. Of 1,800 indicated horsepower. Crew of 21. Steel built.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1903

Propeller GLENLORCHY.* Official Canadian Number 138213. Built at West Bay City, Mich., U.S.A. in 1902. Of 3871 gross tons; 2465 tons reg. Home port, Midland, Ont. Owned by the Great Lakes Transportation Co, Midland, Ont. 380.9 X 50.2 X 24.0 and 146 horse power.
      * Foreign name A.E. STEWART..
      List of Vessels on Registry Books of the Dominion
      of Canada on the 31st. Day of December, 1920
A.E. STEWART.* Built July 8, 1902 Bulk Propeller -Steel
U. S. No. 107778 3943 gt -3049 nt 356' x 50' x 28'
* Renamed (b) GLENORCHY - Can -1918 (C 138213)
Sunk in collision with stmr. LEONARD B. MILLER October 29, 1924, 6 miles southeast of Harbor Beach, Mich., Lake Huron
      Frank Wheeler & Co., West Bay City Shipbuilding Master List
      Institute for Great Lakes Research
      Perrysburg, Ohio.

Registry & Rig Information Item: 006821
Vessel Name: STEWART, A.E.
Nationality U.S.
Official Number: 107778
Rig: Propeller
Dimensions & Tonnage
Vessel Length: 356.00 Gross Tonnage: 3943.00
Vessel Width: 50.00 Net Tonnage: 3049.00
Vessel Height 28.00 Hull Material: Steel
Masts: Hull Number: 00607
Builder Information
Place of Build: West Bay City, MI
Builder: West Bay City Ship Building Co.
Date of Build 1902
Name Changes
Vessel Name: Date: Registry Official #
GLENORCHY 1917 - 1924 CANADA 138213
Ownership Changes
Owner Name Date Registry Official #
Stewart Transportation Co.
Detroit, MI U.S. 1902 - 1915 U.S. 107778
Valley Camp Steamship Co.
Cleveland, OH U.S. 1915 - 1917 U.S. 107778
Great Lakes Transportation Co., Ltd.
Midland, Ont. Canada 1917 - 1924 CANADA 138213
Rebuild History
Canadian measures, 1917 (380 x 50.16 x 24; 3871 gross - 2465 registered).
Sunk in collision with steamer LEONARD B. MILLER, October 29, 1924, six miles southeast of Harbor Beach, MI, Lake Huron; no lives lost.
      Historical Collections of the Great Lakes
      Bowling Green State University


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Glenorchy (Propeller), C138213, 1920