|At Midstates Elevator, Toledo, OH late 80's early 90's
Launched as the Carlton(2) on Oct.17, 1963 for Chapman & Willan Ltd., Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England. Her original dimensions were 562' (loa) x 73'09" x 43'02" 20,448 tons (dwt) capacity. Lengthened with the addition of one new cargo hold in 1968 at Amsterdam, Holland; her new dimensions became 642' (loa) 24710 tons (dwt) capacity. She was sold in 1975 to Upper Lakes Shipping Ltd., Toronto, ON and was named St. Lawrence Prospector. Saint John Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Co. Ltd., Saint John, NB lengthened the St. Lawrence Prospector to her current dimensions in 1979 along with the installation of a bow thruster. She was christened March 31, 1979 as the Canadian Prospector.