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Registry #1 153335 Registry #2 Registry #3
Name 1 1926 John Davidson Name 5
Name 2 Name 6
Name 3 Name 7
Name 4 Name 8
Year Built 1926 Place New Westminster Area BC Country Canada
Designer Ed Mercer Measurement (imp) 75.6' x 19.6' x 8.8'
Builder Star Shipyards (Mercers) Ltd. Measurement (metric) 25.9m x 6m x 2.5m
Hull Wood Displacement
Gross Tonnage 65.07 Type 1 Work Boat
Registered Tonnage 65.07 Type 2
Engine 28hp engine (1926); Engine Manufacture
Repower 250ihp steam engine (1949c); Propulsion Screw
Rebuilds Call Sign
Pendant  # Masters
In 1926-1937 she was owned by Canadian Tug Boat Co. Ltd., Fraser Mills BC. In 1947-1951 she was owned by Pacific (Coyle) Navigation Co. Ltd. Vancouver BC. In 1953 she was owned by Leslie F. Patterson, Vancouver BC. In 1956-2008 she was owned by Eric V. Johnson (MO), Lulu Island BC.
Fate Registry closed Date 2008-03-10
Named Features
Significance of Name John Davidson was a lightkeeper at Cape Mudge c1904.
She was sponsored by Miss Josephine Mackin. She was rebuilt as a non-powered barge.
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