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BC Ferries – Departure Bay

Early morning at BC Ferries Departure Bay terminal

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BC Ferries – Departure Bay

Early morning work at the BC Ferries terminal in Departure Bay

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BC Ferries – Coastal Renaissance

Early morning view of Coastal Renaissance in Departure Bay

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BC Ferries – Coastal Renaissance

Coastal Renaissance at the BC Ferries terminal in Departure Bay

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Nanaimo – where a mill once was

In 1951 George William Dorman and his brother Fred opened their Brechin sawmill at Departure Bay near the B.C. Ferry terminal in 1951. In 1957 George started a  small chipper mill on Stewart Avenue, a neighbouring property owned by one … Continue reading

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Queen of Cowichan – a foggy day

The Queen of Cowichan at the BC Ferries terminal in Departure Bay The Queen of Cowichan is one of the five double-ended, roll-on/roll-off C-Class ferries (also known as Cowichan Class) ferries built by BC Ferries between 1976 and 1981. The … Continue reading

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Queen of Oak Bay – a foggy day

BC Ferries Queen of Oak Bay approaching the Departure Bay terminal on a foggy day

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Nanaimo – a foggy day at Departure Bay

A foggy yet very beautiful day at Departure Bay

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Departure Bay

Instead of sitting and stewing at the ferry terminal I like to get out, walk around, and put my camera to good use – that and poke about and look at things from my personal point of view…

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