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W. J. Balcom / Beaupré

Canadian List of Shipping 1956: W. J. Balcom [C.194400] registered at Ottawa. Built at Owen Sound in 1952. 37’ 5 x 10’ 5 x 4’ 9; 13 g.t.; 9 n.t.; 200 hp. Owned by the Minister of Transport, Ottawa. Canadian List of Shipping 1970: Steel tender W. J. Balcom [C.194400] registered at Ottawa. Built at Owen Sound in 1952. 38’; 13 g.t. Owned by National Harbours Board, Ottawa. Renamed b] Beaupré. GAO Notes: Also carried in Canadian List of Shipping 1994 and 1996: 38’ x 11’; 13 g.t.; 9 n.t. Transport Canada List 2003: Owned by Administration Portuaire De Québec, Québec City.


Photo Date: 1983/08/26
Photo and tables below courtesy Great Lakes Vessels Index, Historical Collections of the Great Lakes,
Bowling Green State University

 

Name Changes
Vessel Name: Date: Registry Official #
BEAUPRE 1964   CANADA 194400

Ownership Changes
Owner Name Date Registry Official #
Minister of Transport
Ottawa, Ont. Canada
1952 - 1963 CANADA 194400
National Harbours Board
Ottawa, Ont. Canada
1963 CANADA 194400

 

 

Aug. 11, 1995. Gerry Ouderkirk Collection.

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Québec City, July 31, 1997. Photo courtesy Mac Mackay.

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Nov. 5th, 1997. Gerry Ouderkirk Collection.

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Nov. 5th, 1997. Gerry Ouderkirk Collection.

 

2004. Gerry Ouderkirk Collection.

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Photo courtesy Roger Read.

 

June 11, 2006, Québec City. Photo courtesy Michel Tremblay.

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Québec City, Aug.10, 2007. Photo courtesy Yves Cloutier.

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Québec City, Aug.10, 2007. Photo courtesy Yves Cloutier.

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