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Belle Bay / Cecile R.

Canadian List of Shipping 1970: Steel inspection ship Belle Bay [C.189352] registered at St. John’s, Nfld. Built at Owen Sound in 1957. 64’; 57 g.t. Historical Collections of The Great Lakes Data Sheet: Renamed b] 1991-05 in 1991. Transport Canada List 2002: Still registered as 1991-05. Transport Canada List 2003: Owned at St. Donat, Québec. Name changed early 2007 to Cecile R.: Owner RENE RENAULT, 9 RUE DES BOULEAUX CP251, CAPLAN, QUEBEC J0C 1H0

Vessel Type SPECIAL PURPOSE Gross Tonnage 57.30 t Net Tonnage 38.96 t Construction Type CARVEL/FLUSH Vessel Length 19.35 m Construction Material STEEL Vessel Breadth 4.88 m Vessel Depth 1.83 m Engine Description DIESEL Number of Engines 1 Propulsion Type SELF-PROPELLED Speed (knots) 12.0 Propulsion Method SINGLE SCREW Propulsion Power 99 KILOWATTS

From Russel-Hipwell News Fall 1958 No. 17
OSMRM Collection.

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From Russel-Hipwell News Fall 1958 No. 17
OSMRM Collection.

 

May 12, 2004, Québec City. Photo courtesy Michel Tremblay.

 

Cecile R. at Newport, QC. Michel Tremblay Collection.

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Cecile R. Dec. 18, 2006, at Newport, QC. Michel Tremblay Collection.

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Cecile R. March 31, 2007, at Newport, QC. Michel Tremblay Collection.

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Cecile R. May 7, 2007, at Newport, QC. Michel Tremblay Collection.

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Nov. 3, 2007. Photo courtesy Michel Tremblay.

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