Submitted by Christine Gorman
As printed in the Daily Examiner, January 3, 1893:
LIST OF SHIPS REGISTERED AT THE PORT OF CHARLOTTETOWN DURING THE YEAR 1892
Feb. 19 - Sch. Genesta, built at Vogler's Cove, N.S., owned by Peter Stewart, Crapaud, PEI.
March 11 - Sch, Isabella, built at Wallace, N. S., owned by Thos. Kickham. Souris, PEI.
April 16 - Barkentine Erema, built at Morell, PEI, owned by Thos. Handrahan, Ch'town, PEI.
June 6 - Steamer T. A. Stewart, built at Ch'town, owned by Richard S. Farquharson, Ch'town.
June 6 - Barque Ralph B. Peake, built at Mount Stewart, owned by Thos Kickham, Souris.
June 6 - Schooner Satellite, built at Souris, owned by Thos. Kickham, Souris.
June 11 - Steamer Electra, built at Arcadia, Yarmouth Co, N. S, owned by The Three Rivers Steamship Co., Georgetown and Montague.
June 30 - Sch S. A. Parkhurst, built in US, owned by Jas. S. Gordon, Alberton, PEI.
July 7 - Sch. Sir John A. Macdonald, built at Murray Harbor, owned by John B. Hyde, Murray Harbor.
July 12 - Steamer May Queen, built at Ch'town., owned by Paul Paoli, Ch'town.
July 26 - Sch. Morning Light, built at Chezzetcook, N. S., owned by Wm. G. Richards, Grand River.
Aug. 1 - Steamer Jacques Cartier, built at Levis, PQ, owned by Inland Steam Navigation Co., of PEI.
Aug.8 - Sch Olivia, built at Tatamagouche, N. S., owned by Wm. G. Richards, Grand River.
Aug. 8 - Sch Laurel, built at New Glasgow, P.E.I., owned by James Laird, New Glasgow.
Sept. 16 - Sch. Anna Bella, built at New Carlisle, P. Q., owned by Chas. Lyons, Ch'town.
Sept. 30 - Steamer Commodore, built at Ch'town, owned by Russel F. Hodgson, Ch'town.
Sept. 30 - Steamer Victor, built at Ch'town, owned by Hiram Chapman, Northport, NS.
Oct. 24 - Barkentine Matilda, built at Montague, owned by George Wightman, Montague.
Nov. 3 - Barkentine Meteor, built at Bideford, P. E. I., owned by Wm. Richards, Bideford.
Nov. 16 - Sch H. L. Sangster, built at Coddles Harbor, N. S., owned by Geo. H. Toombs, Ch'town.
Total Number of Vessels - 20; Total tonnage - 2,615.
New Vessels, 9..... 1,049 tons;
transferred from other ports, 8..... 780 tons;
registered de novo, 3...... 1,096 tons.
Total on registry, 31 Dec. 1892.........106 vessels; 25,409 tons.
Total vessels - 196 total tonnage - 22,706