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Port Alberni – the marine railway

The marine railway in Port Alberni

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Victoria – Point Hope Maritime

The 1200 metric ton capacity marine railway and full-circle transfer turntable at Point Hope Maritime ship yard, Victoria.

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Nanaimo in Victoria

HMCS Nanaimo at the Point Hope Maritime shipyard in Victoria

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Once there was a marine railway

The remains of two marine railways are just beyond the steel walkway – it hinges open to allow boats to travel up and into the ship yard, and then again back down into the water. The rails and most of … Continue reading

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Conuma Master

Conuma Master at Jones Marine Group in Chemainus

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Duncan Scott

Duncan Scott at Cape Mudge Boatworks, Quadra Duncan Scott has quite the history of owners: 1930-1933 owned by The Superintendent General of Indian Affairs. 1937-1949 owned by The Minister of Mines and Resources. 1958-1961 owned by The Minister of Citizenship … Continue reading

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