Fonds Fonds 132 - Roland Webb fonds

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Roland Webb fonds

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CA NVAN Fonds 132

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  • ca. 1910-1928, 1976-1978, 1984-1987 (Creation)
    Webb, Roland

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345 photographs

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Roland (Rollie) Webb worked at shipyards in Halifax and St. John New Brunswick before coming west to work at Yarrows in Victoria, near his hometown of White Rock. He came to work at Burrard Dry Dock in North Vancouver in 1982 as New Construction Superintendent, where he supervised the Terry Fox, Martha L. Black and Henry Larsen. He left Burrard in the summer of 1990, and is now manager of Todd Shipyards in Seattle.

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Fonds consists of photographs of construction at Burrard Dry Dock of the Pierre Radisson, the Franklin, the Martha L. Black and the Henry Larsen. Photographs are mainly records of construction activity, although photographs of personnel at launch of the Martha L. Black are included.

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BCAUL control number: NVAN-157

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