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Chebucto Sea
Chebucto Sea - Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada - November, 1996
More details and photos for: Chebucto Sea
Owner:Secunda Marine Services - Halifax, NS, CanadaCategory:Tug
Manager: Port/Flag:Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Dimensions:Length (oa): 46.1 m (151.2 ft) Beam: 10.1 m (33.1 ft) Depth: 5.18 m (17.0 ft)Call Sign:
Built:Saint John Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Company Ltd., Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada - Entered service on 1957/06/07
Names:CFAV Saint Charles (ATA 533) (1965), Saint Charles (1993), Chebucto Sea (2009), Matterhorn

Photographer:Willem Van Maanen - Niagara-on-the-Lake, OntarioCollection:Late Willem Van Maanen Collection (1964-2020) (St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada)
Format:Kodachrome slideViews:30 
Uploaded:2022-01-25 9:37 PM by Jeff Cameron


Jan 26, 2022
1:57 PM
Tugs are not commissioned vessels in the RCN and are not HMCS. Instead they are known as CFAV (Canadian Forces Auxiliary Vessel). CFAV Saint Charles (ATA-533) is her official designation.
Posted by: Marc Piché