Category Archives: Nanaimo

A Nanaimo winter day

Overlooking Nanaimo toward the Coast Mountains on a snowy winter day Related Posts:Nanaimo views – Coast MountainsNanaimo views – a snowy dayNewcastle Island and Protection Islandnanaimo snow

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Dream Island

Dream Island at the Nanaimo Assembly Wharf, loading logs destined for China Related Posts:Oriente ShineSun RubyKey WestMagpie SW

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Oriente Shine

Oriente Shine at the Nanaimo Assembly Wharf, loading logs destined for China Related Posts:Dream IslandSun RubyKey WestShow and Shine

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Vanishing Vancouver Island

Although this is a nice shot of a Helijet Sikorski S-76A transitioning into a ground effect hover at the Nanaimo flight centre, what you can’t see is actually the focus of the image. The Western Forest Products’ sawmill buildings and … Continue reading

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Newcastle Island and Protection Island

A view of the Coast Mountains across Georgia Strait from Nanaimo Harbour, Mark Bay, and Newcastle Island and Protection Island. The bulk carrier Sophiana is at anchor, and one of the BC Ferries is heading to Horseshoe Bay. Just another … Continue reading

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nanaimo snow

Looking toward the Northfield area of a snow covered Nanaimo Related Posts:Nanaimo views – a snowy dayComox Valley – a nice barnNanaimo views – Coast MountainsThe sports field

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Nanaimo views – Coast Mountains

Nanaimo on a clear winter day, looking over Newcastle Island, across Georgia Strait toward the Sunshine Coast and the Coast Mountains. Related Posts:Nanaimo views – a snowy dayAcross the strait – Piper’s LagoonA west coast winterAmis Ace

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Theodore JR

The bulk carrier Theodore JR at anchor between Gabriola Island and Nanaimo Related Posts:Nanaimo – GalateiaHyundai PassionPrague ExpressKey West

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Nanaimo views – a snowy day

A snow covered Nanaimo, Gabriola Island, Georgia Strait, and the Sunshine Coast Related Posts:Across the strait – Piper’s LagoonMV QuinsamC-GFLTAcross the strait…

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Black and white – Nanaimo rail dock

CP Rail’s MV Princess of Vancouver (from www.clydeships.co.uk) During her service with Canadian Pacific, Princess of Vancouver made three round trips daily between Vancouver and Nanaimo, carrying rail cars, automobiles, tractor trailers and passengers. At one point she carried my … Continue reading

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