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Registry #1 345430 Registry #2 Registry #3
IMO# 7343592 MMSI# VRN#
 
Name 1 1974 Irving Arctic Name 5
Name 2 2002 Arctica Name 6
Name 3 2002 Tica Name 7
Name 4 Name 8
 
Year Built 1974 Place Saint John Area NB Country Canada
 
Designer (nk) Measurement (imp) 614'
Builder (nk) Measurement (metric)
Hull Steel Displacement
Gross Tonnage 23207 Type 1 Tanker
Registered Tonnage 15218 Type 2
Engine Engine Manufacture
Repower Propulsion Screw
Rebuilds Call Sign VGLN
Pendant  # Masters Captain Kenneth Milburn (1980)
 
Owner(s)
In 1974-2002 she was owned by J.D. Irving Ltd., Saint John NB.
 
Fate Registry closed Date 2002-02-12
 
Named Features
Significance of Name
 
Anecdotes
In 1980 while under command of Captain Kenneth Milburne she made a partial transit of the Northwest Passage. She traveled in the company of the CCGS Pierre Radisson and the Irving Birch.
 
References
Canada List of Shipping; MacFarlane, J.M. (1992) Northwest Passage Challengers. In Resolution. Spring Issue. Maritime Museum of British Columbia; https://onedrive.live.com/?authkey=%21AG8T%2D6NZG7axtk8&cid=A802C4CC3AC42061&id=A802C4CC3AC42061%212154&parId=A802C4CC3AC42061%212153&o=OneUp
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