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Discovery Passage

A totem pole looking across Discovery Passage to Quadra Island – Campbell River

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G Star

G Star in Discovery Passage – Campbell River G Star in Discovery Passage – Campbell River

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Pacific Fury

Pacific Fury transiting Discovery Passage off Quadra Island

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Tug and tow – logs

At tug towing a barge full of logs – Discovery Passage

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Pile driving barge

A pile driving barge at Brown’s Bay – Discovery Passage

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Brown’s Bay

Brown’s Bay – Discovery Passage between Highway 19 and Quadra Island

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Okisollo

Okisollo in Brown’s Bay Colonel Lawson was built by Vancouver Shipyards Limited in 1944 as a workboat for the Canadian Army (Royal Canadian Army Service Corps). During the Second World War she was operated by the Canadian Army Pacific Command … Continue reading

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Gstar

Gstar in Discovery Passage – approaching Campbell River

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A bit of a mess

Oil and water should never mix… The Government Wharf in Campbell River is a great place to look at fishing boats and tug boats, and the nearby Discovery Fishing Pier offers some great views of cruise ships, tugs and barges, … Continue reading

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Inlet Wrangler

Inlet Wrangler heading north past Quadra Island Built: 2007, MacTavish Welding Limited, Campbell River Construction Material: Steel Gross Tonnage (t): 47.85 Net Tonnage (t): 35.89 Length: 13.21m Breadth: 6.1m Draft: 3.17m Power: 2x 746 Kw diesel Speed (knots): 10.0 Propulsion: … Continue reading

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