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Name: CARTIER also CGS CARTIER
Type Research Vessel
Launched: 13/01/1910
Completed: 03/1910
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Neptune Yard, Low Walker
Yard Number: 826
Dimensions: 556grt, 234nrt, 164.0 x 29.2 x 13.1ft
Engines: 2 x T3cyl (11.5, 18 & 31 x 24ins), 142nhp
Engines by: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Propulsion: 2 x Screws, 11.5knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 129745
History:
03/1910 Government of Canada, Ottawa
09/12/1941 Renamed CHARNY
1957 Scuttled
Comments: 1914 to 1918: Used as an armed patrol vessel attached to the RCN
Armed with 3 x 12pdr guns
18/09/1939: Commissioned as HMCS CARTIER
09/12/1941: Renamed HMCS CHARNY
1945: Returned to Government, but surplus to requirements
1957: Scuttled of Sydney, Nova Scotia