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Coquitlam (H.M.C.S.)

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Registry #1 CN J.364 Registry #2 Registry #3
IMO# MMSI# VRN#
 
Name 1 1944 Coquitlam (H.M.C.S.) Name 5
Name 2 1946 Wilcox Name 6
Name 3 Name 7
Name 4 Name 8
 
Year Built 1944 Place Nanaimo Area BC Country Canada
 
Designer (nk) Measurement (imp)
Builder Newcastle Ship Building Co. Ltd. Measurement (metric) 36.4m x 6.71m x 2.67m
Hull Wood Displacement
Gross Tonnage 228 Type 1 Minesweeper, Llewellyn-class
Registered Tonnage Type 2
Engine Engine Manufacture
Repower Propulsion Screw
Rebuilds She was rebuilt as a passenger freighter. Call Sign
Pendant  # J.364 Masters
 
Owner(s)
In 1944-1945 she was owned by the Royal Canadian Navy.
 
Fate Registry closed Date
 
Named Features
Significance of Name
 
Anecdotes
After the Second World War she was laid up in the ship boneyard at Bedwell Bay BC. After the Second World War she operated between Montreal QC and Anticosti Island QC. On June 27, 1954 she was blown ashore on Anticosti Island QC at Carleton Point.
 
References
Government of Canada The Canadian Navy List Ottawa ON; Freeman, David J. (2000); http://www.wrecksite.eu/wreck.aspx?218346; http://eedition.thoroldedition.ca/doc/thorold-niagara-news/thorold-news-june-27/2012062501/6.html#6;
Last update
2017-05-05

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