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Imperial Oil Shipping Co., Ltd.
Imperial St. Lawrence (2) - (1977-1998)
Former "Texaco Brave" became, as seen here "Le Brave" and later the second "Imperial St. Lawrence".
In 1998 she became "Algoeast".
( Photo Jeff Cameron )
The former "Texaco Brave".
 
"Imperial St. Lawrence", is shown in this May 1997 photograph as it is about to begin a downbound transit
of the Welland Canal at Port Colborne.
( Photo Copyright Jeff Thoreson )
 
"Imperial St. Lawrence", March 20th, 1997.
( Copyright photo Shipfax @ Mac MacKay )
"Imperial St. Lawrence" seen as "Algoeast".
"Imperial St. Lawrence" seen as "Algoeast".
( Photo Algoma Tankers )
"Imperial St. Lawrence" seen as "Algoeast".
( Photo Great Lakes Aerial Photos )
"Imperial St. Lawrence" seen as "Algoeast".
 ( Photo Jeff Cameron )
 
"Imperial St. Lawrence" seen as "Algoeast".
"Imperial St. Lawrence" seen as "Algoeast".
( Photo Todd Davidson )
 
"Imperial St. Lawrence" seen as "Algoeast", Welland Canal, Oct. 2006.
( Photo Bill Bird )

Additional Information :

Registry & Rig Information
Vessel Name:
TEXACO BRAVE
Nationality
CANADA
Official Number:
371941
Rig:
Propeller

Dimensions & Tonnage
Vessel Length:
415.00
Gross Tonnage:
8545.00
Vessel Width:
66.00
Net Tonnage:
0.00
Vessel Height
35.00
Hull Material:
Steel
Masts:
Hull Number:
00779

Builder Information
Place of Build:
Shimonoseki, Japan
Builder:
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.
Date of Build
1977

Name Changes
Vessel Name:
Date:
Registry
Official #
LE BRAVE
1987 - 1997
CANADA
371941
IMPERIAL ST. LAWRENCE
1997
CANADA
371941

Ownership Changes
Owner Name
Date
Registry
Official #
Texaco Canada, Ltd.
Don Mills, Ont. Canada
1977 - 1987
CANADA
371941
Socanav, Inc.
Montreal, P.Q. Canada
1987 - 1996
CANADA
371941
Imperial Oil, Ltd.
Dartmouth, NS Canada
1996
CANADA
371941

History
As TEXACO BRAVE: Suffered radar and communications equipment damage on February 10, 1982, when her mast struck the Quebec Bridge after she was pushed by ice and strong currents against the structure.