|Photographer:||tonylast [View profile]||Title:||COL. ROBERT R. McCORMICK||Added:||Dec 09, 2006|
||Great Lakes Bulkers|
|Launched 21 June 1955 at Newport, Wales, by the Atlantic SBCoLtd. as *Manicougan,* hull no. 4, for the Quebec & Ontario TransCoLtd., Thorold, Ontario. 251.7’ x 44 x 20.8; 2314 gt, 1658 nt; twin Burmeister & Wain 5-cylinder Diesels, 280mm x 500, 1220-bhp.
Later *Col. Robert R. McCormick* (1955), *Montagu Bay* (1967), and *Linda* (1977). Beached 2 miles off molasses Reef, Florida Keys, 16 May 1977; brought to Miami where she sank in the Miami River. Raised and scuttled 16 miles off Miami, 21 December 1977.
Shown March 1965 in winter lay-up at the dock of the Chicago *Tribune.*