Category Archives: Campbell River

Elk Falls Mill pipeline

I’ve been fortunate to have been able to get a look at the wood stave low-pressure sections of the penstock pipelines for the Puntledge and John Hart power stations, the old Victoria water supply pipeline, and this little wood stave … Continue reading

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Caterpillar 735 Articulated Dump Truck

A nice Caterpillar 735 Articulated Dump Truck Engine: Caterpillar C15 Turbocharged 15.2 L 6 Cylinder Gross Power: 413 Hp Net Power: 394 Hp Max Torque: 1524.5 Lb Ft 1200 Rpm Fuel Capacity: 560 L Number Of Forward Gears: 8 Number … Continue reading

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A duck out of water

Obviously, it’s a dozer boat out of the water and it’s heading down the road but a duck out of water sounded better than dozer boat on a trailer. I could have used a title involving heading down a road … Continue reading

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The mysterious dome

The mysterious dome… You may have noticed this large dome-shaped structure if you drive Highway 19 north of Campbell River – I have, and I was really curious as to what it is used for. After a bit of research, … Continue reading

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Discovery Passage

A totem pole looking across Discovery Passage to Quadra Island – Campbell River Related Posts:G StarCampbell River – Discovery PassageBC Ferries Campbell RiverPowell River Queen – not your normal view

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G Star

G Star in Discovery Passage – Campbell River G Star in Discovery Passage – Campbell River Related Posts:GstarCampbell River – Discovery PassageInlet WranglerChristina B

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Campbell River FB

Jalun River in Campbell River Related Posts:Quinsam River hatcheryCanyon View trailQuinsam River HatcheryTyee Spit – Campbell River

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Campbell River FB

Lee – B.J. in Campbell River Related Posts:Campbell River FBTyee Spit – Campbell RiverOrca – Campbell RiverCampbell River – Viking Venture

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Tanu Warrior – ex Gwen Rose

Tanu Warrior in Campbell River Related Posts:Orca Warrior and Western KingOcean WarriorOcean WarriorOrca – Campbell River

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Pacific Fury

Pacific Fury transiting Discovery Passage off Quadra Island Related Posts:Island Fury – ex River EagleBC Ferries Campbell RiverTug and tow – logsPowell River Queen – not your normal view

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