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Registry #1 122395 Registry #2 Registry #3
Name 1 1908 Lillooet (C.G.S.) Name 5
Name 2 1932 Salvage Chieftain Name 6
Name 3 1953 Lillooet (II) Name 7
Name 4 Name 8
Year Built 1908 Place Victoria Area BC Country Canada
Designer (nk) Measurement (imp) 163.0' x 27.0' x 13.0'
Builder B.C. Marine Railway Co., Esquimalt BC Measurement (metric)
Hull Steel Displacement
Gross Tonnage 575 Type 1 Research vessel
Registered Tonnage 311 Type 2 Tug
Engine 94rhp 6-cylinder twin T/S reciprocating 94hp Steam engines (1908) Engine Manufacture
Repower Propulsion Screw
Rebuilds In 1932 she was rebuilt. 608gt 338rt Call Sign NPME / VCRJ / CGFL
Pendant  # Masters Captain P.C. Musgrave (1911-1916);
In 1908-1910 she was owned by The Minister of Marine & Fisheries, Ottawa ON. In 1910-1919 she was owned by the Minister of the Naval Service, Ottawa ON for the Royal Canadian Navy. In 1919-1935 she was operated by the Department of Marine & Fisheries (Hydrographic Service). In 1936 she was owned by the Minister of Transport, Ottawa ON. In 1938-1939 she was owned by Harold B. Elworthy, Victoria BC. In 1940-1949 she was owned by Pacific Salvage Co., Vancouver BC. (In 1940-1945 she was requisitioned by the British Admiralty). In 1950 she was owned by Pacific Marine Holdings Ltd., Victoria BC. In 1953 she was owned by Pacific Towing Ltd., Vancouver BC. In 1958 she was owned by Straits Towing Ltd., Vancouver BC. In 1959 she was owned by Harry B. Wagner, Vancouver BC.
Fate Registry closed Date
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Significance of Name
In 1960c she was scrapped by Capital Iron & Metals Ltd., Victoria BC.
Canada List of Shipping; Government of Canada The Canadian Navy List Ottawa ON; Freeman, David J. (2000); Dalzell, Kathleen E. (1973)
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