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Pacific Spray

Pacific Spray in Port Alberni This is an interesting vessel as it is registered as a Fishing / Packer/Bait/ Transfer vessel.

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Dream Island

Dream Island at the Nanaimo Assembly Wharf, loading logs destined for China

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Oriente Shine

Oriente Shine at the Nanaimo Assembly Wharf, loading logs destined for China

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HL Shinboryeong

The bulk carrier HL Shinboryeong anchored off Royal Roads

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Theodore JR

The bulk carrier Theodore JR at anchor between Gabriola Island and Nanaimo

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Port Alberni – the mill

One of the pulp mill buildings in Port Alberni

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A duck out of water

Obviously, it’s a dozer boat out of the water and it’s heading down the road but a duck out of water sounded better than dozer boat on a trailer. I could have used a title involving heading down a road … Continue reading

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Hecate Strait No. 1 – ex Parr Four

The fishing vessel Hecate Strait No. 1 in Port Alberni

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MV Tenaka

Tenaka in Port Alberni – across from Lady Rose Marine Services Tenaka is a former B.C. Ferries vessel used on the Quadra Island-Cortes Island route. She was purchased by Lady Rose Marine Services in April 2016.

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Port Alberni lighthouse

The lighthouse in Port Alberni sure looks like a lighthouse, and arguably it is a lighthouse, but it only illuminates it’s lamp during the daytime as it would annoy local homeowners at night. This may sound rather odd, but the … Continue reading

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