Russel Brothers Limited   OWEN SOUND, ONTARIO   Steelcraft Boat Builders

Canadian List of Shipping 1970: Steel tug Kinnaird [C.313861] registered at Winnipeg. Built at Owen Sound in 1960. 63'; 49 g.t. Transport Canada List 2002: Built by Russel-Hipwell Engine Co., Owen Sound, Ont. GAO Notes: See Lord Selkirk II [C.322537] clipping file for pic. Transport Canada List 2003: Owned by Mackenzie Sea services Ltd., Sechelt, B. C.

RBF notes (Dec. 2006): This is from MT507 Twin Screw 600 HP 65' Steel Tug. Steel Tug 62.9 x 16 x 6.5 Registered. Built 1960 for towing in Lake Winnipeg. Dismantled and moved to Vancouver in 1995 and went through complete re-fit 1996. Powered by Twin Cummins NVH-12M Diesel Engines of 300 HP each. New 4.96:1 Tonan Reduction Gears installed . Props 52x 38. Gross Tonnage 49.21. Built by Russel Brothers in Owen Sound Ontario. $ 400,000





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