Western Fisher

Other Names
ex: Valencia
Vessel Type
Fishing vessel ยป Seiner
Ship Dates
Date built: 1927
End date: 2007
Vessel Description

In 1930-1958 she was owned by Robert R. Hobbs, Vancouver BC. In 1944 she may have been operated by the Royal Canadian Navy during the Second World War. In 1961-1967 she was owned by British Columbia Packers Ltd., Vancouver BC. In 1980-1989 she was owned by Andrew Stadnyk, Alert Bay BC. In 2004-2007 she was owned by Lorne C. Stadnyk, Alert Bay BC. She is said to have been registered originally in Papeete, French Plynesia (Tahiti).

Source:Nauticapedia: Western Fisher

Related Collections
Collection: Robert Hobbs collection
Related Archival Items
graphic materials: Taken on his boat - Bob + his crew of men working on boat (LM2012.001.001)
graphic materials: The Western Fisher (LM2012.001.003)
graphic materials: The Western Fisher (LM2012.001.004)
textual records: The voyage of the M. V. Western Fisher (LM2012.001.010)
textual records: Western Fisher logbook 1 (LM2012.001.022)
textual records: Western Fisher logbook 2 (LM2012.001.023)
textual records: Western Fisher logbook 3 (LM2012.001.024)
textual records: Western Fisher logbook 4 (LM2012.001.025)
textual records: Western Fisher (LM2012.001.027)
textual records: Western Fisher 1954 (LM2012.001.028)
textual records: Western Fisher (LM2012.001.26)