P.E.I. Wooden Deep Sea Trawlers, Built 1950 to 1961
Ian Earl Gorman
The first of these trawlers were built at Caraquet, N.B. in 1950. The
rest were built at Port Greville, N.S. (near Parsboro, at the head of
the bay of Fundy). The boats operated out of three Prince Edward Island
ports: Murray Harbour, Tignish, and Souris.
- Summary List
-- wooden trawlers built for PEI Fisherman's Loan Board
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- Design Variations
- Wagstaff and Hatfield
-- information from builder's records
Registry Transcripts (25 trawlers)
Transport Canada Vessel Registration Query System
- 195319 (1952) - Alberton No. 1, 50'
- 313396 (1960) - Barbara Marie, 65'