M/V Bowen Queen

The Bowen Queen is one of three Powell River Class ferries operated by BC Ferries.

BC Ferries,Bowen Queen,Powell River Class

  • Built: 1965, Victoria Machinery Depot Co. Victoria BC
  • Launched: November 15, 1965
  • Overall Length: 84.96 m
  • Breadth: 18.7 m
  • Gross Tons: 1,475.68
  • Dead Weight: 515 tons
  • Draught: 3.3 m
  • Maximum Displacement: 1637 tonnes
  • Car Capacity: 70
  • Passenger & Crew Capacity: 400
  • 4 Caterpillar diesel engines, 900 BHP each,
  • 4 azimuth turning right angle drive propellers
  • Maximum Speed: 14.5 knots

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