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Photographer:Vedran Mlacic [View profile]Title:ENGLISH RIVERAdded:Apr 29, 2006
Photo Category: Cement Carriers
03.11.2003 @ 0923 in lock 3, downbound Welland Canal, St. Catharines, Canada.
Official Ship Number: 188398 (Transport Canada)/
Owner: Lafarge Canada Inc./Operator: Canada Steamship Lines Inc./Area of Service: St.Lawrence River, Great Lakes/Features: Holds 1, Ocean-goingCapacity, Self-Unloading/GT:6,730 t/NT: 3,751 t/DWT: 7,362 t/Length: 118.56 m/Breadth: 18.28 m/Depth: 11.21 m/Draught: 6.71 m/Self-Propelled Power:1,850BHP/Speed:11kn/Fuel Type: Diesel
Vessel Identification
Name:English River
Technical Data
Vessel type:Cement Carrier
Gross tonnage:6,729 tons
Summer DWT:7,362 tons
Length:123 m
Beam:18 m
Draught:5.3 m

Additional Information
Home port:Montreal
Class society:Lloyd's Shipping Register
Build year:1961
AIS Information
Last known position:
43°15’3.43” N, 79°13’5.34” W
Speed, course (heading):
6.1kts, 346° (0°)
Arrival:7th Sep 2016
00:00:34 UTC
Last update:
3 days 3 hours ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2016 April 5th, 14:00:33 UTCBuffalo
2016 March 29th, 17:00:59 UTCBath
2015 December 11th, 16:00:03 UTC>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
2015 December 7th, 05:00:42 UTCBath
2015 December 4th, 21:00:37 UTCBuffalo
2015 November 27th, 08:30:15 UTCCleveland
2015 October 28th, 01:00:36 UTCCleveland
2015 October 12th, 06:00:54 UTCBuffalo
2015 October 1st, 06:00:27 UTCBath
2015 September 28th, 21:00:38 UTCBuffalo
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Photo Comments (4)

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tompenney on Mar 30, 2015 00:59 (1 year ago)
Hi..I was a crew member on the English River when she was a package freighter from 1969-1972,we sailed from Montreal,Port Credit,Hamiton back to Montreal,sometime in summer going up the Lakes,it was during a labour strike in Sault Ste Marie we ended our days both crew and ship,she never sailed as a package freighter again but was converted to a cement carrier and I ended my days as a Great Lakes seaman the day we left her there on Sept.11th,1972.So many great memories of that ship.Cant seem to find any pics of her as a package freighter.My name is Tom Penney from St.Johns,N L.
Vedran Mlacic on Dec 07, 2005 00:28 (10 years ago)
Thanks a lot for noticing missing title. My thank you is long overdue :-P
Phil English on Mar 09, 2005 15:37 (11 years ago)
Hi. I really liked this photo. However, it would help if you entered the ship name in the title field as this would enable people to find a particular ship should they use the search function of this site.

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