British Columbia Packers Limited

British Columbia Packers Limited

Tracing history of vessel S.N. (Starship Yards retrofit for BC Packers - legal dispute, boat stolen later, more details pending FOI) ; bca_ms_0448_box_4_file_bcpackers.pdf ; bca_ms_0448_box_3_file_macaulay_nicolls_maitland ; bca_ms_0448_box_4_file_japanese_fishing_fleet.pdf


OrgNameBritish Columbia Packers Limited
DescCanning company. Also known as BC Packers or B.C. Packers. Bought a bunch of boats from Vessel Disposal Company.


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