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The old and the new

HMCS Montreal and HMCS Haida at Hamilton Ontario – Montreal being the new, and Haida the old. All images are linked to larger versions. Montreal was commissioned on 29 September 1993, Haida on 30 August 1943. Haida was among the … Continue reading

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HMCS Haida

Haida is the last remaining example of the 27 Tribal Class destroyers built for the Royal Canadian Navy, the Royal Navy and the Royal Australian Navy between 1937 and 1945. It has been said that The Tribals were "magnificent in … Continue reading

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Mighty Tugs

Tug boats – pretty, powerful and versatile. These tugs in Hamilton assist ships on Lake Ontario.

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The Haida – oops

The oops is because I visited HMCS Haida on the first Tuesday that it was not open for visitors – just to be clear that’s the Tuesday after Labour Day. Grrr… HMCS Haida is the last remaining example of the … Continue reading

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