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Wheat King
Wheat King - Welland Canal - August 23, 1969
Departing the Welland Canal and entering Lake Ontario at Port Weller, Ontario, Canada on 23 August 1969.
More details and photos for: Wheat King
Fleet:Upper Lakes Shipping Ltd. (ULS) - Toronto, OntarioIMO:5388782 
Owner:Island Shipping Ltd. (Bermuda) - Toronto, Ontario, CanadaCategory:Bulk Carrier (Great Lakes)
Manager:Upper Lakes Group Inc. - Toronto, Ontario, CanadaPort/Flag:Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Dimensions:Length (oa): 169.6 m (556.42 ft) Length (lbp): 160.6 m (527.0 ft) Beam: 22.2 m (72.75 ft) Depth: 11.7 m (38.25 ft) Draft: 9.4 m (30.9 ft)Call Sign:VDJS
Built:Lithgows Ltd., Glasgow, Scotland - Entered service in 1953/01
Names:Llandaff (1960), Wheat King (1987), Bulk Cat (1989), Brugse 1 (1989/10)
Disposition:Scrapped at Chittagong Roads, Bangladesh
Arrived at yard on 1989/10/11

Photographer:Ron Ruck - Hamilton, Ontario, CanadaCollection:Late Ron Ruck Collection - Courtesy Brad Jolliffe (Cambridge, Ontario, Canada)
Format:Kodachrome slideViews:102 
Uploaded:2023-03-04 1:56 AM by Jeff Cameron