The steam yacht Geraldine (1888)
|Name: GERALDINE||Type: |
|Official Number: 80959||Tons: 18|
|Where Built: Picton||Port of Registry / Hail: |
|Build Year: 1888||Value: |
|Built By: H. Stanton|
|Master’s Name: ||T.H. Lawry, Hamilton, Ontario.|
|Length: 54 feet||Breadth: 9 feet|
|Depth of Hold: 4 feet||Masts: |
|Final Disposition: Removed from Register.|
See also the entry for the steam yacht Geraldine in our ships Database.
- British Whig, Kingston. June 18, 1888 p. 8 Marine Paragraphs: The GERALDINE is the name of A. Soby’s new steam yacht, Picton.
- British Whig August 15, 1889 p. 1 Marine Intelligence: Arrival of a steam yacht: GERALDINE from Perth, owned by Peter McLaren, bought from Mr. Laurie of Hamilton
- British Whig September 1, 1899 p. 6 Marine Notes: Hon. Peter McLaren’s yacht, GERALDINE, left this afternoon for Perth.
- Renamed VERGEY, Canada, in 1898. Official Number possibly C80959? Taken from the Herman Runge list, supplied by Mr. W. McNeil of Toronto, as a contribution to the Maritime History of the Great Lakes.
References and source notes
(2-4) Newspaper transcriptions donated by Mr. R. Neilson.