Vancouver was a steam-run bark built and operated by the Hudson's Bay Company to serve on the route between London, England and Fort Victoria on Vancouver Island in what is now the province of British Columbia, Canada. Other vessels committed to the route were Columbia and Cowlitz, but Vancouver was the first of the three to enter Victoria harbour, and the first vessel to sail directly from England to enter that port, in 1845. Other vessels in the company's service were Nereid and Cadboro.
Vancouver was 324 tons burthen, and had six guns and a crew of 24 men.
But the Port of Vancouver will remain the largest coal-exporting port on the continent. Most of what ships through Vancouver is thermal coal ... If anything, with Friday’s announcement, the American mines that ship their coal through Vancouver to power plants in China, Indonesia and India will probably become even busier.
British Columbia's premier says legislation proposed in the United States that would scrap a long-standing requirement for American cruise ships to dock at a foreign port between domestic stops doesn't change the fact people want to visit B.C ... Horgan says about 1.7 million people came in on cruise ships every year to Vancouver and Victoria.
Vancouver's cruise ship sector welcomed more than one million passengers in 2019 ... Vancouver Fraser PortAuthority has estimated that the cruise-ship sector adds about $2.2 billion to B.C.’s economy through the support of 13,866 jobs and almost $700 million in wages.
Protestors supporting the movement to boycott Israel continued a days-long campaign to prevent an Israeli-owned container ship from docking, in a so-called “Block the Boat” rally on Tuesday at the Port of Vancouver. The Vancouver demonstration against a vessel owned by ...
Fully vaccinated staff and crew are required for ships, with the stipulation being extended to passengers for most lines ... port with a female captain, will cruise the Caribbean from Fort Lauderdale while its sister ship the Summit sets sail in July for Alaska from Seattle ... Voyages that used to begin in Vancouver are starting or ending in Seattle.
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... books at a virtual meeting with the NorthVancouverChamber Friday ... O’Toole also voiced concern about the federal government’s handling of the Alaskan cruise ship issue which will see US cruise ships bypass stops in Vancouver while the border remains closed.
Alaska-bound cruise ships could soon sail once again, now that U.S ... The legislation temporarily sets aside the Passenger Services VehicleAct of 1886, which has long mandated that cruise ships stop in Canada en route to Alaska... In 2019, Vancouver saw 288 cruise ship visits.