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Sandland - Welland Canal - August 2, 1959
Photographed while she was sailing upbound in the Welland Canal approaching bridge 11 in Alanburg, Ontario, Canada on 2 August 1959.
More details and photos for: Sandland
Fleet:Beaconsfield Steamship Ltd. - Montreal, QuebecIMO:5310888 
Owner: Category:General Cargo
Manager: Port/Flag:Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Dimensions:Length (oa): 78.9 m (259.0 ft) Length (lbp): 76.0 m (249.5 ft) Beam: 13.0 m (42.66 ft) Depth: 5.6 m (18.5 ft) Draft: 5.0 m (16.5 ft)Call Sign:VDKQ
Built:Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Shipyard, Wallsend-on-Tyne, England - Entered service in 1925/07
Names:Sandland (1963), Triton (1973)
Disposition:Scrapped at Puerto Cabello, Venezuela by I.A. Diques y Astilleros Nacionales.
Arrived at yard in 1973

Photographer:Bill Hood - Toronto, Ontario, CanadaCollection:Late Bill Hood Collection (????-2012) (Toronto, Ontario, Canada)
Format:Kodachrome slideViews:183 
Uploaded:2019-12-29 11:54 PM by Jeff Cameron


May 22, 2021
4:42 PM
My mother(Lovern) was chief cook on the Sandland in '59 - very odd-looking hull on this ship
Posted by: dale parent