Category: city of vancouver archives

Robertson and Hackett Sawmill and Wallace boat…

Robertson and Hackett Sawmill and Wallace boat yard at the south foot of Granville Street in False Creek
James Skitt Matthews, circa 1902
City of Vancouver Archives
Reference code  AM54-S4-: LGN 1064.2

Pacific Construction Ltd. shipyards, Coquitlam…

Pacific Construction Ltd. shipyards, Coquitlam, B.C.
[Likely the Imperial Munitions Board standard ships War Tyee and War Sumas]
James Skitt Matthews, 8 November 1917
City of Vancouver Archives
Reference code AM54-S4-1—: A-8-15.2  

MacLaren’s Yacht Maple Leaf under constr…

MacLaren’s Yacht Maple Leaf under construction
James Skitt Matthews, between 1902 and 1922
City of Vancouver Archives
Reference code AM54-S4-: Bo P176.3

Life boat under constructionJames Skitt Matthe…

Life boat under construction
James Skitt Matthews, 1906
City of Vancouver Archives
Reference code AM54-S4-: Bo P177

Exterior of Vancouver Shipyards Ltd. (W. Watts…

Exterior of Vancouver Shipyards Ltd. (W. Watts Boat Builder)
James Skitt Matthews, 1904
City of Vancouver Archives
Reference code AM54-S4-: Bu P213

HMS Cormorant, circa 1888[Possibly 1887, when …

HMS Cormorant, circa 1888
[Possibly 1887, when she was the first ship to use the new graving dock at Esquimalt?]
City of Vancouver Archives
Reference code AM54-S4-: Bo P490  

Group photograph of Vancouver Shipyard Co. Ltd…

Group photograph of Vancouver Shipyard Co. Ltd employees
James Skitt Matthews, circa 1902
City of Vancouver Archives
Reference code AM54-S4-: Bo P524  

A ship’s hull under constructionJames Cr…

A ship’s hull under construction
James Crookall, circa 1918
City of Vancouver Archives
Reference code AM640-S1-: CVA 260-1110.3

Boat under construction[Complete with Wisconsi…

Boat under construction
[Complete with Wisconsin air-cooled inboard engine]
Jack Lindsay, between 1940 and 1948
City of Vancouver Archives
Reference code AM1184-S1-: CVA 1184-1961

B.C. Marine Railways Company near the foot of …

B.C. Marine Railways Company near the foot of Victoria Drive
James Skitt Matthews, circa 1912
City of Vancouver Archives
Reference code AM54-S4-: Wat P110