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Coron

Canadian List of Shipping 1956: Coron [C.179665] registered at Port Alfred, built at Owen Sound in 1952. 35’ 1 x 10’ 1 x 4’ 3; 11 g.t.; 7 n.t.; 165 hp. Owned by Aluminum Co., of Canada Ltd., Montreal. Canadian List of Shipping 1970: Steel tug Coron [C.179665] registered at Port Alfred, built at Owen Sound in 1952. 35’; 11 g.t. Transport Canada List 2002: Built by Russel-Hipwell Engine Co., Owen Sound, Ont. Transport Canada List 2003: Owned by The Price Co., Ltd., Québec.


Unconfirmed photo...The Russel boat listing has a Coron, not a Caron.
However, this tug does look like a likely 35 x 10' Russel.


René Beauchamp says (Feb. 27, 2017): Tug named CARON I photographed in the Lac St-Jean area in July 1985. Looks like a Russel built tug.

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