Pelee Islander II
IMO 9784348

Upbound in the Welland Canal on her delivery trip, June 14, 2018.
(Barry Andersen)


The passenger and auto ferry Pelee Islander II was built at the Asenav Shipbuilding Company in Valdivia, Chile to run between Leamington/Kingsville, Ont., was delivered to her new homeport of Kingsville in mid June 2018.

The 222-foot-long vessel can accommodate 399 people and 34 cars, or four tractor-trailers and 16 cars. Pelee Islander II will ultimately replace the 58-year-old Pelee Islander on the run.


Written by Roger LeLievre.



Ship Particulars
Length 203' 08" (62.09m)
Beam 48' 07" (14.8m)
Depth 15' 11" (4.85m)
Capacity 399 passengers
34 cars, or four tractor-trailers and 16 cars
Engine Power unknown bhp diesel

 


(Don Coles)
 

Upbound in the Welland Canal on her delivery trip, June 14, 2018.
(Barry Andersen)

Stern view clear of Homer Bridge.
(Barry Andersen)

     

 


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