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Arctic Duchess

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Registry #1 313125 Registry #2 Registry #3
Name 1 1961 Eckaloo (C.C.G.S.) (I) Name 5
Name 2 Hay River II Name 6
Name 3 1995 Arctic Duchess Name 7
Name 4 Name 8
Year Built 1961 Place Vancouver Area BC Country Canada
Designer German, Milne & Gilmore Measurement (imp) 79.6' x 22' x 6.8'
Builder Allied Shipbuilders Ltd. Measurement (metric) 34.93m x 6.71m x 2.07m
Hull Steel Displacement
Gross Tonnage 133 Type 1 Buoy & light tender
Registered Tonnage 45 Type 2
Engine 510hp engine Engine Manufacture Rolls-Royce
Repower 2-365bhp diesel engines (2004c) Propulsion Twin Screw
Rebuilds In 1967 she was rebuilt at Fort Smith NT. Call Sign
Pendant  # Masters
In 1961-1995 she was owned by the Minister of Transport, Ottawa ON. In 1997-1999 she was owned by the Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, Ottawa ON. In 2001-2014 she was owned by RTL Robinson Enterprises Ltd., Yellowknife NT.
Fate Afloat in 2014 Date
Named Features
Significance of Name
She was a shallow draft buoy vessel for service on the Mackenzie River.
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