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Registry #1 126205 Registry #2 Registry #3
Name 1 1908 Farquhar Name 5
Name 2 Name 6
Name 3 Name 7
Name 4 Name 8
Year Built 1908 Place Vancouver Area BC Country Canada
Designer (nk) Measurement (imp) 63.3' x 16.8' x 8.0'
Builder (nk) Measurement (metric)
Hull Wood Displacement 49
Gross Tonnage 72 Type 1 Tug
Registered Tonnage 49 Type 2
Engine 16nhp Steam engine (1908) Engine Manufacture
Repower Propulsion Screw
Rebuilds Call Sign
Pendant  # Masters Captain Isaac Breete (1930);
In 1908 she was owned by Edmund R. Seaton, Vancouver BC & Daniel H. Seaton, New Westminster BC. In 1909-1915 she was owned by Brooks Scanlon O'Brien Co. Ltd., Vancouver BC. In 1916-1925 she was owned by Kingcome Navigation Ltd., Vancouver BC. In 1926-1930 she was owned by Pacific Coyle Navigation, Vancouver BC.
Fate Registry closed Date
Named Features
Significance of Name
On 15/01/1930 she was lost wth all hands in the Georgia Strait while towing a barge from Bellingham WA to Vancouver BC. Part of the wheelhouse was washed ashore on Stewart Island WA and the barge on Saturna Island.
Transportation Safety Board of Canada (1993); 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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