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J.E. Bernier II

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Registry #1 383795 Registry #2 Registry #3
IMO# MMSI# VRN#
 
Name 1 1976 J.E. Bernier II Name 5
Name 2 2003c Hangover Name 6
Name 3 Name 7
Name 4 Name 8
 
Year Built 1976 Place Ste. Catherine D'Alexandrie Area QC Country Canada
 
Designer (nk) Measurement (imp)
Builder Fercraft Marine Inc. Measurement (metric) 10.3m x 3.3m x 1.7m
Hull Steel Displacement
Gross Tonnage 11.31 Type 1
Registered Tonnage 10.37 Type 2
Engine 38hp diesel engne (1976) Engine Manufacture
Repower Propulsion Sail/screw
Rebuilds Call Sign
Pendant  # Masters Real Bouvier(1975-1978);
 
Owner(s)
In 1979-2004 she was owned by Association des Marins Vallee du St. Laurent, L'Islet-Sur-Mer QC.
 
Fate Registry closed Date 2004-01-08
 
Named Features
Significance of Name
 
Anecdotes
She was a sailing yacht which in 1975-1978 Montreal journalist Réal Bouvier sailing East To West made a transit of the Northwest Passage. Since 1979, the J.E. Bernier II has been preserved at the Musée maritime du Québec.
 
References
Canada List of Shipping; MacFarlane, J.M. (1992) Northwest Passage Challengers. In Resolution. Spring Issue. Maritime Museum of British Columbia; https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/R%C3%A9al_Bouvier;
Last update
2016-09-03

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