Submitted by Christine Gorman
Vessels Registered at Charlottetown During Last Year.
from the Daily Examiner, January 2, 1901
Following is a list of vessels registered at the port of Charlottetown, P. E. I., during the year ending 31st December, 1900:
Feb. 13 - Schr. Surprise, built at Port Elgin, N. B., 1893, 18 tons, owned by Peter Stewart, Crapaud, PEI.
Feb. 16 - Schr. Avon, built at LaHave, N. S., 1893, 49 tons, owned by Neil McLeod, French River, PEI.
Feb. 20 - Schr. A. J. McKean, built at LaHave, N. S., 1896, 65 tons, wned by Alexander J. McFadyen, Tignish, PEI.
March 14 - Schr. Minnie Laura, built at Murray Harbor, PEI, 1900, 31 tons, owned by John R. Bailey, Murray Harbor South, PEI.
April 4 - Schr. Sadie, built at Lunenburg, N. S., 1887, 79 tons, owned by Carvell Bros., Charlottetown, PEI.
April 7 - Schr. Favourite, built at Bridgewater, N.S., 1882, 55 tons, owned by George Wightman, Montague Bridge, PEI.
April 11 - Schr. Bolina, built at Jersey, 1837, 83 tons, owned by Geo. H. Toombs, Charlottetown, PEI.
April 26 - Schr. North Star, built at Chezetcook, N. S., 1861, 26 tons, owned by John E. P. Aylward, Southport, PEI.
May 5 - Schr. Baltic, built at Essex, Mass., U. S., 1847, 64 tons, owned by Ronald McMillan, Charlottetown, PEI.
May 23 - Schr. Thistle, built at Fourche, C. B., 1890, 34 tons, owned by Roderick Munn, Marshfield, PEI.
June 7 - Schr. Henry Ellsworth, built at Essex, Mass., U. S., 45 tons, owned by William Foley, Kildare, PEI.
June 28 - Schr. Sea Slipper, built at Mahone Bay, N. S., 1858, 41 tons, owned by Seymour Campbell, Montague Bridge, PEI.
July 20 - Lady Davies, built at Brae, PEI, 1900, 71 tons, owned by Michael Howard, Brae, PEI.
August 6 - Steamer Scout, built at Murray Harbor, PEI, 1900, 4 (?) tons, owned by Daniel Davies, Charlottetown, PEI.
October 11 - Schr. Life Boat, built at Port Medway, N. S., 1862, 48 tons, owned by David Anderson, Charlottetown, PEI.
October 24 - Schr. Ella Maud, built at Lockport N. S., 1884, 55 tons, owned by Daniel S. Miller, Alberton, PEI.
November 12 - Schr. North Star, built at Chezetcook, N. S., 1881, 26 tons, owned by James H. Judson, Alexandria, Lot 49, PEI.
November 13 - Schr. Sir Wilfrid (formerly the Daniel), rebuilt in 1900, 39 tons, owned by Alexander Roberts. Tatamagouche, N. S.
December 13, Schr. A. Lincoln, built at Essex, Mass. U. S., 1865, 58 tons, owned by James E. Jardine, Pownal, PEI.
Total 20 vessels; 988 tons.
Port of Charlottetown
Abstract account of all shipping registered at this port on the 31st December 1900.
No. of Vessels
Remain on Registry, Dec 31, 1899
Added this year
Transferred from other ports
Purchased from foreigners
Registered de novo
Deducted during the Year
Wrecked and otherwise lost - 7
Broken up - 1
Sold to foreigners -1
Transferred to other ports - 5
Registered de novo - 1
Total deducted - 15