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Vessels Built by the Hirano Boat Works
compiled by John M. MacFarlane 2012
W. Fred Hirano opened a Boat Works in Vernon BC during his internment during the Second World War. In 1949 he returned to the West Coast and opened a Boat Yard at the Great Northern Cannery in West Vancouver BC with his brothers Joe and Seiji. He remained in business until 1957.8 matches. 1 page. Max 50 records per page.
Page # 1
|Name||Registration||Vessel Type||Year Built|
|Doreen U.||310404||Fishboat, general||1952|
|High Venture||800177||Fishboat, general||1955|
|Karey T.||312029||Fishboat, general||1952|
|Lady Marina||310404||Fishboat, general||1952|
|Northern Queen||326550||Fishboat, general||1951|
|Vivian O.||(nk)||Fishboat, gillnetter||1953c|
Author’s Note: This is a partial list (work in progress).
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Note to Reader: Vessel names containing Roman numerals in parentheses (e.g. Floater (II)) indicates more than one vessel in the database with the same name. The numerals in parentheses are NOT part of the vessel name but are used to distinguish one vessel from another in the database.
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