Category Archives: Navy

PCT 60 – Raven

Patrol Craft Training (PCT) 56, Raven preparing to return to HMCS Quadra after a day sail in Baynes Sound. Related Posts:A window onto the estuaryA pair of Orcas19 Wing Day Sail 2015Fanny Bay–alongside Rhododendrum

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HMCS Oriole

HMCS Oriole in Baynes Sound, shortly before her long trip to her new home port in Halifax, Nova Scotia Related Posts:Port Lorne Baptist ChurchThe churches of Nova ScotiaPCT 60 – RavenFanny Bay–alongside Rhododendrum

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View Royal views

  Looking across Esquimalt Harbour from View Royal Related Posts:The view from View RoyalRoyal Roads – onto the lagoonRoyal Roads – Meteorological StationCraigflower Bridge

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YDT 612 and YDT 11

RCN Yard Diving Tenders YDT 612 (CFAV Sooke) and YDT 11 (unnamed) in Nanaimo Related Posts:Nanaimo Wellcox YardNanaimo – Wellcox YardFalcon and Sooke PrinceWhy-Ack Brave ex Maranatha II

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Fisgard Light

Fisgard Light National Historic Site and HMC Dockyard Esquimalt Related Posts:Fisgard LightAcross the harbourVictoria at night – Government at FisgardCraigflower Manor National Historic Site of Canada

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Esquimalt Harbour

Her Majesty’s Canadian (HMC) Dockyard Esquimalt Related Posts:The view from View RoyalFisgard LightAcross the harbourSaxe Point Park

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Raven and Caribou

Raven (PCT 56), and Caribou (PCT 57) in Chemainus Related Posts:BC Ferries – Salish RavenBC Ferries – Salish RavenSeaspan RavenStrathcona – Raven Lodge

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HMCS Quadra – at the end of the pier

The 19 Wing Marine Section crash boats at the end of the pier at HMCS Quadra Related Posts:19 Wing Comox Marine SectionHMCS Quadra boatshedCFAV Albatross and CFAV Black DuckNautical Art

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Canadian national flag

The Canadian national flag flying at NOTC Venture at Work Point – Esquimalt Related Posts:Work Point deerCanada and BC Ferries flagsGeodetic BenchmarksWork Point – C Battery

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On the water – Swartz Bay

An ex RCN YAG at Swartz Bay Related Posts:Seaspan Swartz Bay terminalBC Ferries Swartz Bay – baggage tugsSpirit of British ColumbiaA YAG in the bay

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