Polson Iron Works Ships Built 1919



These are the ships built by Polson Iron Works in this year.
The sources of information for each ship (National Archives of Canada, N.A.C., Mills List, etc.),
are listed, along with other information, specifications, engine information and
links to a ship's 'Story,' if we have it.
If you know anything that we don't, please get in touch. We would love to hear from you.
Use the menu on the left to see what ships were built in each year.

Ship Builds


After the end of World War I, several ship building companies went bankrupt. Polson Iron Works was one of them. Now Polson Street, off Cherry Street in downtown Toronto, is one of the few memories of this once thriving company.

Polson Iron Works factory.

Photo Courtesy of the Toronto Public Library.