MADELEINE - IMO 5191701
|Photographer:||Marc Piché [View profile]||Title:||MADELEINE||Added:||Aug 07, 2009|
||General cargo ships built 1950-1959 (Under 3000gt)|
|C.T.M.A.'s Canadian-flag diminutive cargo-liner MADELEINE as shown while upbound on the St.Lawrence River off Verchères on her last trip of the season in December 1981.
She carried passengers and cargo on weekly trips from Montréal to the Magdalen Islands and back for 15 years until replaced in 1987 by a larger vessel.
A good friend of mine, Capt. Valmont Tremblay, skippered her for most of this time and he still very much alive and kicking at the venerable age of 89.
Marc Piché photo.
ex C.T.M.A.-75, Koldinghus-69.
Blt:1959, Aarhus Fyldedok A/S, Aahus, Den. no. 105.
Grt: 730.00, DWT 1031.00
Flg Canada. Sig Ltrs: CYKS. PoR: Grindstone. P.Q.
Owner: La Co-Operative de Transport maritime et Aerien.
Data source: Lloyds Register 1987 - Admin GCS (MMeredith)
|Vessel type:||General Cargo|
|Gross tonnage:||729 tons|
|Summer DWT:||1,031 tons|
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