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Ridgetown - Toronto, Ontario, Canada - January, 1974
Photographed while she was lying in between the retired steamers Lackawanna and Kinsman Venture in the turning basin at Toronto, Ontario during January of 1974. The tugs Salvage Monarch and Helen M. McAllister had delivered Kinsman Venture there 31 August 1973, Lackawanna on 3 September 1973 and then Ridgetown on 4 September 1973. The following year Ridgetown was used as a breakwater at Port Credit while Lackawanna and Kinsman Venture were towed overseas for scrapping in Germany.
More details and photos for: Ridgetown
Fleet:Canadian Dredge & Dock Company - CanadaIMO:5422227 
Owner: Category:Bulk Carrier (Great Lakes)
Manager: Port/Flag:Canada
Dimensions:Length (oa): 170.1 m Beam: 17.1 m Depth: 8.1 mCall Sign:
Built:Chicago Shipbuilding Company, Chicago, Illinois - Entered service on 1905/08/12
Names:William E. Corey (1963), Ridgetown

Photographer:John CoulterCollection:John Coulter Collection - Courtesy Fred Miller (Port Huron, Michigan, United States)
Format:Ektachrome SlideViews:121 
Uploaded:2019-03-05 1:07 PM by Jeff Cameron