Arabian (Propeller), C100394, 21 Jul 1892
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AN UNSUCCESSFUL LAUNCH.
Hamilton, Ont., July 22. -- J. B. Fairgrieve & Sons' new steel propeller ARABIAN was to have been launched here yesterday afternoon, but the vessel stuck fast on the ways. In about three weeks she is to be placed in commission between Montreal, Kingston, Toronto, Hamilton and Duluth. She will be the largest vessel trading on the lakes to enter the port of Montreal.
Friday, July 22, 1892
Hamilton, Ont. July 26. -- Fairgrieve & Son's new steel steamer ARABIAN, which refused to move when an attempt was made to launch her on Thursday last, was successfully launched on Saturday.
Tuesday, July 26, 1892
Screw steamer ARABIAN. Official Canada No. 100394. Of 1073 tons gross; 770 tons reg. Built Hamilton, Ont, 1892. Home port, Hamilton, Ont. 178.6 x 31.0 x 13.6. Owned by J.B. Fairgrieve, of Hamilton, Ont.
List of Vessels on the Registry Books of
the Dominion of Canada on Dec. 31, 1898
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- bad launch, Hamilton
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- William R. McNeil
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