Category Archives: tugs

Rocky Defender – Port of Nanaimo

Rocky Defender positioning log booms for longshoreman that are assembling logs into packets that will be hoisted and stacked on a cargo ship.

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Log booming – Port of Nanaimo

Nanaimo longshoreman assembling logs into packets that will be hoisted and stacked on a cargo ship. Inlet Royal and Rocky Defender positioning log booms

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Harken No. 10

The tugboat Harken No. 10 in Chemainus

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Salt Spring – Derelict ships

One of the derelict ships in Ganges Harbour -Salt Spring Island

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Falcon

Falcon heading Past protection Island and into the Nanaimo Harbour

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Seahorse – ex Candoto (YTB 377)

Seahorse in Ganges Harbour Candoto (YTB-377) served in a noncommissioned status in the 14th Naval District, the Mariana Islands, and the Marshall Islands during World War II. Built: 1944 Builder: Gulfport Machine And Welding, Port Arthur, Tx Gross Tonnage: 174.49 … Continue reading

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A rainy day at the Nanaimo Assembly Wharf

Not everything goes as planned when I shoot video – I wanted video of the bulk carriers Dream Island and Seal Island loading BC logs at the Nanaimo Assembly Wharf and birds, and an airplane got in the way. And … Continue reading

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Nanaimo Assembly Wharf

A busy dozer boat forming a boom log boom at the Nanaimo Assembly Wharf

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Dream Island and Seal Island

Dream Island and Seal Island loading BC logs at the Nanaimo Assembly Wharf and a bit of video…

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On the hard – Gowlland Scout (ex Finlay 2)

Gowlland Scout on the hard at Stones Marina & Boatyard in Nanaimo

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