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Name: BEAVERTON
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 16/04/1908
Completed: 06/1908
Builder: Robert Stephenson & Co Ltd
Yard: Hebburn
Yard Number: 118
Dimensions: 2012grt, 1357nrt, 249.3 x 42.7 x 21.0ft
Engines: T3cyl (17, 28 & 46 x 33ins), 122nhp
Engines by: North-Eastern Marine Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 125440
History:
06/1908 Merchants Steamship Co Ltd, Newcastle (JT Mathews, Toronto)
1910 Merchants Mutual Line Ltd, Newcastle (JW Norcross, Toronto)
1914 Merchants Mutual Lake Line Ltd (Canada Steamship Lines Ltd)
1917 Canadian Northern Steamships Ltd, Newcastle & Toronto
1917 Canada Steamship Lines Ltd (L Walford (London) Ltd), Newcastle
1919 Canada Steamship Lines Ltd, Montreal
09/1960 Broken up
Comments: 13/09/1960: Arrived at Hamilton, Ontario for breaking by Steel Co of Canada Ltd


Above photos copyright of Edward J Dowling