Salvage Monarch

Photo by Marc Piché

Photo by Marc Piché

This classic tug was built in 1959 by P.K. Harris Limited of Appledore, England as the Salvage Monarch for Pyke Salvage & Navigation of Kingston, Ontario. In 1964 she was acquired by McAllister Towing & Salvage of Montreal, Quebec. In 1997 she was purchased by Le Groupe Ocean of Quebec, QC. In 2002, the Salvage Monarch was sold to Heritage Harbour Marine of Goderich, Ontario. For several years she was chartered to Norlake Transportation of Port Colborne, Ontario. When the charter expired, the tug went into lay-up in Toronto. In 2011 she was acquired by Toronto Drydock Limited and returned to service.

  • Type: Single Screw Tugboat
  • Year Built: 1959
  • Builder: P.K. Harris Ltd., Appledore, England
  • Horsepower: 1,440 bhp
  • Length: 97′ 09″
  • Breadth: 29′ 00″
  • Depth: 13′ 06″
  • Port of Registry: Montreal, QC
Mac MacKay

Mac MacKay

Mac MacKay

Mac MacKay

Marc Piché

Marc Piché

Isaac Pennock

Isaac Pennock

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