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R. C. L. Tug 11

Canadian List of Shipping 1970: Steel diesel tug R. C. L. Tug 11 [C.189893] built in 1958 at Owen Sound by Russel-Hipwell Steel Boats Co., Ltd.. Owned by Canada Dredge and Dock Co. Ltd. See clipping file for pics. Canadian List of Ships 1997: Owned by Canadian Dredge & Dock Inc., Toronto. GAO Notes: Bought by McNally in 1998. Transport Canada List 2002: Built by Russel-Hipwell Engine Co. Owen Sound, Ont. Owned by McNally Construction Inc., Hamilton, Ontario. Transport Canada List 2003: Built by Russel-Hipwell Engine Co., Owen Sound, Ont. Owned by McNally Construction Inc., Hamilton, Ontario. 600HP.

Historical Collections of the Great Lakes Great Lakes Vessels Online Index
Photo source http://ul.bgsu.edu/cgi-bin/xvsl2.cgi Item 005548

 

Welland Canal. D. Kohl photo. Gerry Ouderkirk Collection.

 

RCL 11 Sept. 2, 1995 in Toronto. Gerry Ouderkirk Collection.

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Toronto Island, McNally Olympic Barge w/ Manitowoc Crane.
R.C.L. 11 Tug in foreground, Sept. 2003.
source: http://mcnallycorp.com/project_profile.php?action=project_feature&id=52

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Mike Coutts notes: R.C.L. TUG 11 in 2006.

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