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Registry #1 131032 Registry #2 Registry #3
Name 1 1912 B.C. Boy Name 5
Name 2 Name 6
Name 3 Name 7
Name 4 Name 8
Year Built 1912 Place Port Guichon Area BC Country Canada
Designer (nk) Measurement (imp) 62.0' x 17.5' x 7.2'
Builder Martinolich Family Measurement (metric)
Hull Wood Displacement
Gross Tonnage 61 Type 1 Tug
Registered Tonnage 42 Type 2
Engine 16nhp Steam engine (1912) Engine Manufacture
Repower Propulsion Screw
Rebuilds Call Sign
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In 1912 she was owned by Venazio Martinolich, Port Guichon BC. In 1917 she was owned by the Beaver Tow Boat Co. Ltd., Vancouver BC. In 1921 she was owned by the Coyle Towing Co. Ltd., Vancouver BC. In 1926-1951 she was owned by Pacific (Coyle) Navigation Co. Ltd., Vancouver BC. In 1953-1963 she was owned by Kemp Rowan, Nanaimo BC. In 1964 she was owned by Emil Jensen, New Westminster BC.
Fate Registry closed Date
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Significance of Name
On March 7, 1938 she was in a collision with the Canuck in the steamer channel in Discovery Pass opposite the mouth of the Campbell River BC.
Canada List of Shipping; List of Shipping Casualties Resulting in Total Loss in British Columbia and Coastal Waters Since 1897 (undated manuscript document);
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