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Louis S. St. Laurent (C.C.G.S.)

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Registry #1 328095 Registry #2 Registry #3
IMO# 6705937 MMSI# VRN#
 
Name 1 1967 Louis S. St-Laurent (C.C.G.S.) Name 5
Name 2 Name 6
Name 3 Name 7
Name 4 Name 8
 
Year Built 1967 Place Montreal Area QC Country Canada
 
Designer (nk) Measurement (imp) 366.5' x 80.0' x 31.0'
Builder Canadian Vickers Ltd. Measurement (metric) 111.4m x 24.4m x 11.3m
Hull Steel Displacement
Gross Tonnage 11455.6 Type 1 Icebreaker (Heavy Gulf)
Registered Tonnage 4380.55 Type 2
Engine 24,000shp steam turbo-electric engine (1967) Engine Manufacture Krupp MaK. Maschinebau G.mb.H., Kiel Germany
Repower Propulsion Screw
Rebuilds Call Sign CGBN
Pendant  # Masters Captain George Burdick (1979);
 
Owner(s)
In 1967-1979 she was owned by the Canadian Coast Guard, Ottawa ON. In 2004-2017 she was owned by the Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Ottwa ON.
 
Fate Afloat in 2017 Date
 
Named Features
Significance of Name
 
Anecdotes
In 1979 her Master, Captain G. Burdock, made an East to West Transit of the Northwest Passage assisting CCGS Franklin. She went on to circumnavigate North America. She was modernized 1988 - 1993 - Halifax Shipyard & 2000 new props. On 22 August 1994 she reached the North Pole.
 
References
Canada List of Shipping; Maginley, C.D. & B. Collin (2001); MacFarlane, J.M. (1992) Northwest Passage Challengers. In Resolution. Spring Issue. Maritime Museum of British Columbia
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2017-08-09

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