Category: Shipbuilding

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  

Schooner Margaret F. Dick or Avon Queen ? Bein…

Schooner Margaret F. Dick or Avon Queen ? Being ribbed – Fauquier & Porter shipyard – Hantsport, Nova Scotia
A.E. Cornwall
Nova Scotia Archives 1984-497 number 227 / negative N-2843

Cross section of a ship under construction – H…

Cross section of a ship under construction – Hantsport, Nova Scotia
A.E. Cornwall
Nova Scotia Archives 1984-497 number 228 / negative N-2844  

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

War Chilkat on stocks at Western Canada Shipya…

War Chilkat on stocks at Western Canada Shipyards
James Skitt Matthews, likely 1918
City of Vancouver Archives
Reference code AM54-S4-: Bo P69.1

Making a keel for a fisherman at the Essex Boa…

Making a keel for a fisherman at the Essex Boatyard
Leslie Jones, circa 1917-1934
Boston Public Library Print Department, Leslie Jones Collection
Accession # 08_06_005617

(Thanks to @mattacme for identifying it as A.D. Story’s yard.)

Schooner Margaret F. Dick prepared for launchi…

Schooner Margaret F. Dick prepared for launching – Fauquier & Porter shipyard – Hantsport, Nova Scotia
A.E. Cornwall, 1918
Nova Scotia Archives 984-497 number 201 / negative: N-2817

Four-masted schooner (Margaret F. Dick?) ready…

Four-masted schooner (Margaret F. Dick?) ready for launching at Fauquier & Porter’s yard – Hantsport, Nova Scotia
A.E. Cornwall, 1918
Nova Scotia Archives 984-497 number 196 / negative: N-2766

Framing and planking a ship – (Hantsport?), No…

Framing and planking a ship – (Hantsport?), Nova Scotia
A.E. Cornwall
Nova Scotia Archives 984-497 number 193 / negative: N-2763