Powell River Queen

M.V. Powell River Queen
Place Built Victoria, BC
Year Built 1965
Vehicle Capacity 70
Passenger Capacity 400 (+ 6 crew)
Length 84.96 m
Gross Tons 1,486.15
Service Speed 14 knots
Horsepower 3,560
Est. Retirement Year * 2016/2017
Onboard Services * Vending, Washrooms
* From BC Ferries Coastal Ferry Services Contract (2003)
Powell River Queen







Special Notes:

Powell River Queen


Timeline

Year Event
1965 Launched
1973 The Powell River Queen was renovated to increase overheight capacity and passenger capacity (slightly).
1979 Along with her sister ships, the Powell River Queen was stretched and had new engines installed.

Powell River Queen


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