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Miss Quadra

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Photo: John MacFarlane Collection

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Registry #1 313740 Registry #2 Registry #3
IMO# MMSI# VRN# 910602
Name 1 1961 Miss Quadra Name 5
Name 2 Name 6
Name 3 Name 7
Name 4 Name 8
Year Built 1961 Place Steveston Area BC Country Canada
Designer (nk) Measurement (imp) 36' x 11.5' x 5.1'
Builder Yamanaka Boat Works Ltd. Measurement (metric) 10.97m x 3.51m x 1.55m
Hull Wood Displacement
Gross Tonnage 13.86 Type 1 Fishboat, gillnetter
Registered Tonnage 7.12 Type 2 Yacht, power-cruiser
Engine 135hp diesel engine (1961) Engine Manufacture
Repower Propulsion Screw
Rebuilds Call Sign
Pendant  # Masters
In 1961-2004 she was owned by Takao (Tak) Matsunaga, Quathiaski Cove BC. In 2005-2007 she was owned by Robert Critchley, Sayward BC. In 2010-2018 she was owned by William F. Rhodes, Sayward BC.
Fate Registry closed Date
Named Features
Significance of Name
Robert Critchley reports (British Columbia Nautical History Facebook Group 23/09/2016) that "She was built in 1961 by Sadakichi Yamanaka for Tak, as a combo gill net / live cod boat,she spent her early years collecting for B.C.P. with one of the Camerons from Pender Hbr running it. Had on of the first all fibreglass gill net drums, built by Ultra Lite Plastics, I still have that."
Canada List of Shipping; Photo Courtesy of Fred Rhodes (22/10/2014);
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