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The Empress

The Empress – an iconic Victoria landmark

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Ogden Point – Pilot Boats

Pacific Scout, Pacific Pilot Two, and the tug Seaspan Foam at Ogden Point Pacific Scout Pacific Pilot Two

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Victoria Clipper IV – Ogden Point

Clipper Navigation’s Victoria Clipper IV heading past the Ogden Point Breakwater and into the Victoria Inner Harbour.

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Ogden Point Breakwater geographic datum

I felt compelled to take a few shots of this geographic datum on the Ogden Point Breakwater as I like such things, and being a former federal government employee I appreciate the admonishment to not disturb the Department of Public … Continue reading

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A moment in time Dallas Road

A moment in time at Ogden Point – Dallas Road, Victoria

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Seaspan Foam

Seaspan Foam at Ogden Point I’ve always had a fondness, or perhaps a bit of a fascination, with train engines, fish boats, and tugs. The tugs because of their raw power and maneuverability that combines to allow them to position … Continue reading

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A moment in time – the pilot boat

A pilot boat arriving at Ogden Point

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Victoria Dallas Road – Ogden Point

Norwegian Jewell berthed at the Victoria Cruise Ship Terminal – Ogden Point

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Fanny Bay

Besides being the harvesting grounds for some very tasty Baynes Sound oysters, Fanny Bay is also a beautiful area that has a lengthy history that involves forestry and fisheries, and mining.

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Ships Point

Ships Point, looking out onto Fanny Bay, toward Denman Island and Baynes Sound When I started researching this area I checked to see if the proper name was “Ships Point” or “Ship’s Point”. As it happens, the area is within … Continue reading

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