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CAPTAIN M.B. DONNELLY

Built in 1904, by Caledonian Iron Works of Montreal, Quebec, Canada as the Ste. Therese.

In 1959, the tug was acquired by Island Tug and Barge Limited of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Where she was renamed as the Captain M.B. Donnelly. Named after the owner of the Donnelly Wrecking and Towing of Kingston, British Columbia, Canada.

Island Tug and Barge Limited would later become McAllister Towing Limited of Montreal. A subsidiary of the McAllister Towing Company of New York, New York.

In 1969, the tug was converted to a salvage barge. Where she was renamed as the H.C.M No. 18. She was a single screw tug, rated at 230 horsepower.


  • Vessel Name: CAPTAIN M.B. DONNELLY
  • USCG Doc. No.: C13041
  • Vessel Service: TOWING VESSEL
  • IMO Number: 8745321
  • Trade Indicator: Coastwise Unrestricted, Registry
  • Hull Material: STEEL
  • Ship Builder: CALEDONIAN IRON WORKS
  • Year Built: 1904
  • Length: 87
  • Hailing Port: Montreal, Canada
  • Hull Depth: 7
  • Hull Breadth: 27
  • Gross Tonnage: 175
  • Net Tonnage: 75
  • Owner:
    Tug And Barge Services Inc.
    720 SIMPSON AVE.
    PICKERING ON L1W 1M3
  • Previous Vessel Names:
    STE. THERESE, Captain M.B. Donnelly, M.H.C. 18
  • Previous Vessel Owners:
    Island Tug and Barge Limited, Tug And Barge Services Inc., McAllister Towing Limited of Montreal