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Record No: tlc00000074
Title: Canada Shipping Registers
Dates: 1787-1966
Location: MHA microfilm cabinet
Provenance: Canada. Dept. of Marine.
Extent: 63 reels of microfilm.
Source of Supplied Title: Supplied title based on description.
Scope and Content: Microfilm copies of the shipping registers for ports in Canada. They provide a physical description of each vessel registered and details of ownership. The registers are arranged by port of registry, and organized in sequential numbers. Changes in ownership subsequent to the original registry, or details of any mortgages which were taken out or transferred, are included on the certificates and on sheets appended to the registers. Bills of sale, transfer deeds and a miscellany of other related documents found their way into the register books and were filmed with the certificates and the transactions.
Reproduction Note: Microfilmed from the original registers held at the National Archives of Canada.
Finding Aids: MHA finding aid 78. Microfilm listed by port of registry.
Subject: Shipping British Columbia.
Subject: Shipping Manitoba.
Subject: Shipping North West Territories.
Subject: Shipping New Brunswick.
Subject: Shipping Newfoundland.
Subject: Shipping Nova Scotia.
Subject: Shipping Ontario.
Subject: Shipping Quebec.
Subject: Shipping Prince Edward Island.
Subject: Ship registers.


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