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Colonel Greer (R.C.A.S.C.)

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Registry #1 176887 Registry #2 Registry #3
IMO# MMSI# VRN#
 
Name 1 1944 Colonel Greer (R.C.A.S.C.) Name 5
Name 2 Cape Norman (I) Name 6
Name 3 Name 7
Name 4 Name 8
 
Year Built 1944 Place Vancouver Area BC Country Canada
 
Designer (nk) Measurement (imp) 54.1' x 16.0' x 6.1'
Builder Vancouver Shipyards Ltd. Measurement (metric)
Hull Wood Displacement
Gross Tonnage 44.92 Type 1 Work Boat
Registered Tonnage 30.85 Type 2 Fishboat, general
Engine 165hp diesel engine (1944) Engine Manufacture Gray Motor Co., Detroit MI USA
Repower 115bhp (3 nhp) Caterpillar engine Propulsion Screw
Rebuilds Call Sign
Pendant  # Z.79 Masters
 
Owner(s)
In 1944-1946 during the Second World War she was operated by the Canadian Army Pacific Command Water Transport Company of the Royal Canadian Army Service Corps. In 1949 she was owned by Svening Peterson, North Vancouver BC. In 1958 she was owned by Philip D. Humphreys (MO), West Vancouver BC. In 1961 she was owned by Herbert W. Taylor (MO), Vancouver BC.
 
Fate Registry closed Date 1961-12-14
 
Named Features
Significance of Name
 
Anecdotes
Bryon Taylor reports that she "foundered near Maude Island, Nanoose Bay BC 16/12/1961".
 
References
Canada List of Shipping; Email (Bryon Taylor - Nauticapedia 24/02/2016); LAC Reel 11850 (1961) (Cape Norman); Rogers, A.C. (Jr.) Shipwreck Chart No. 3;
Last update
2016-05-23

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