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

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Registry #1 173177 Registry #2 Registry #3
Name 1 1941 Highland Prince Name 5 1979c Colonel Roy
Name 2 1942 Colonel Roy (R.C.A.S.C.) Name 6 2011c Gone Coastal
Name 3 1947 Col Roy Name 7
Name 4 1958 Strady X Name 8
Year Built 1941 Place New Westminster Area BC Country Canada
Designer (nk) Measurement (imp) 38.0' x 11.6' x 5.4'
Builder Highland Transport Co. Measurement (metric) 11.58m x 3.54m x 1.65m
Hull Wood Displacement
Gross Tonnage 14.25 Type 1 Tug
Registered Tonnage 9.69 Type 2
Engine 82hp engine (1941) Engine Manufacture
Repower 165bhp diesel engine (1958c) Propulsion Screw
Rebuilds Call Sign
Pendant  # Masters
In 1941-1947 she was owned by the Minister of National Defence for the Canadian Army (Royal Canadian Army Service Corps). In 1947-1949 she was owned by Richard Alexander, Gambier Island BC. In 1950 she was owned by Gambier Salvage Co. Ltd., Vancouver BC. In 1951-1953 she was owned by Northern Timber Co. Ltd., Vancouver BC. In 1957-1958 she was owned by Alaska Pine Co. Ltd., Vancouver BC. In 1958-1973 she was owned by Stradiotti Brothers Ltd., Vancouver BC. In 1974-1976 she was owned by Mark S. DeWolfe, Whaletown BC. In 1977-1995 she was owned by Brian W. Stevenson, Heriot Bay BC. In 1996-2004 she was owned by San Mateo Shellfish Ltd., Kildonan BC. In 2011-2016 she was owned by Keith S. Ambrose, Port Alberni BC.
Fate Afloat in 2016 Date
Named Features
Significance of Name
During the Second World War she was operated by the Canadian Army Pacific Command Water Transport Company of the Royal Canadian Army Service Corps.
Canada List of Shipping; Email (Bryon Taylor - Nauticapedia 24/02/2016); LAC Reel T-11842 (1942) (Highland Prince); LAC Reel T-11597 (Strady X);
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