Login: Lost Password? SIGN UP
Ship Photo Search
Photo Search - Advanced Search


Full Screen - Add Comment - Bookmark this photo - Edit Info
Get thumbnail code to post in forum, blog or homepage
Photo Details
Photographer:Gary Markham [View profile]Title:BANFIELD LIFEBOATAdded:Jun 20, 2009
Captured:September 24, 2008IMO:UnavailableHits:630
Location:Port Alberni, Canada
Photo Category: Coast Guard
Preserved by the Port Alberni Maritime Society, Banfield Lifeboat served at Banfield Creek on the west coast of Vancouver Island between 1951 and 1969.

The station was established in 1908 after the steamship Valencia sank close by with the loss of 126 lives.

The name Banfield became Bamfield in the 1960's. Their current lifeboat can be seen in the Rescue Vessels section (same entry date)-taken 23 September 08
Vessel Identification
Technical Data
Vessel type:-

Additional Information
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
More Of This Ship
Got photos of this ship? Register and Upload them now!
More Of: This Photographer - This Ship

Photo Comments (0)

Comments sorting method :
Please Login to add a comment!

This photo has been shown 630 times since it was added to the site.

Copyright © 2019 All rights reserved View airplanes live at!