The Plaque Commemorating Captain Stanley Fraser Sr.

by John M. MacFarlane 2017

Monument Plaque

The plaque commemorating Captain Stanley Fraser Sr. (Photo from the John MacFarlane collection. )

On the causeway seawall at the Inner Harbour at Victoria BC there is a plaque commemorating Captain Stanley Fraser Sr.(1872-1951).

Nidge

The Nidge (Photo from the collection. )

(He was qualified as a Master Mariner). In 1909 he served as Master of the tug Edna Grace for H.C. Brewster. He served as Master of the Nidge. He served as Master of the Protective. He served as Master of the Hercules. He served as the Master of the Squid.

In December 1912 he was the Master of the 75’ton steam tug Nidge when she went on the rocks at Macaulay Point near Victoria. She was broken up by heavy seas.



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