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Lorne Cooke

Canadian List of Shipping 1956: Lorne Cooke [C.176600] registered at Montreal; built at Owen Sound in 1946. 37'7 x 10'6 x 4'7; 14 g.t.; 9 n.t.; 93 hp. Owned by The Canadian International Paper Co., Ltd., Montreal. Canadian List of Shipping 1970: Steel tug Lorne Cooke [C.176600] registered at Montreal. Built at Owen Sound in 1946. 38'; 14 g.t. Transport Canada List 2003: Owned by Brian Gainsford, Gracefield, Québec. RBF Notes: Owned by Brian Gainsford and sitting at his farm in Wright, QC 2004. Name plate reads “Lorne C 27”. Hull 690.

Lorne Cooke - Alias Lorne C27, was to be used for Charter tours on river but township wouldn't allow it. Sitting (Wright, QC Aug 20, 2004)

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