Vessels Built by Hourston Glascraft Ltd.

compiled by John M. MacFarlane 2013

Established in 1950 in North Vancouver BC by Charles ‘Chuck’ Hourston. They claim to be the world’s oldest fibreglass boat building company. The company is currently managed by Bill Hourston.

16 matches. 1 page. Max 50 records per page.
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Name Registration Vessel Type Year Built
Allante (III) 837125 Yacht 2006
Canton Belle 392748 Work Boat 1978
Cowichan Forest (nk) Work Boat 1976
Cumshewa (II) 348892 Work Boat 1974
Hecate Belle 371922 Work Boat 1977
Jayanell 370312 Yacht 1975
Jo-Ann III 345128 Passenger vessel 1968
Juniper IV (nk) Work Boat 1970
Kyuquot Forest (nk) Work Boat 1976
Lani 331881 Passenger vessel 1969
Lisa 329484 Passenger vessel 1968
Miss Enid 330815 Work Boat 1969
Quadra Belle 372688 Work Boat 1977
Redstart (II) 392748 Work Boat 1978
Sherry Ann II 345126 Passenger vessel 1968
Wild Duck (III) 345963 Patrol vessel 1972

Author’s Note: This is a partial list (work in progress).

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