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Mizzen Mast – H.M.S. Algerine

 
 
Mizzen Mast – H.M.S. Algerine Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 14, 2011
1. Mizzen Mast – H.M.S. Algerine Marker
Inscription. Presented to the City of Victoria by the Maritime Museum of British Columbia 28th July, 1966 H.M.S. Algerine was the last ship of the Royal Navy to be based in Esquimalt, 1908-1914. Transferred to the Royal Canadian Navy, she served as Depot Ship at Esquimalt, until sold out of the Service in 1919.
 
Erected 1966.
 
Location. 48° 25.56′ N, 123° 22.167′ W. Marker is in Victoria, British Columbia, in Capital Regional District. Marker can be reached from Wharf Street. Click for map. This marker is located near #16 Bastion Square. Bastion Square is located between Wharf and Government Streets at the foot of View Street. Marker is in this post office area: Victoria, British Columbia V8W, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Signing Post (a few steps from this marker); Boomerang Court and Chancery Lane (a few steps from this marker); Amor De Cosmos, 1825-1897 (within shouting distance of this marker); Former Victoria Law Courts (within shouting distance of this marker); Sir Matthew Baillie Begbie (within shouting distance of this marker); The Bell Tower
Mizzen Mast – H.M.S. Algerine Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 14, 2011
2. Mizzen Mast – H.M.S. Algerine Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Leiser Building (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Thomas Earle Warehouse (about 90 meters away). Click for a list of all markers in Victoria.
 
Categories. Waterways & Vessels
 
The Mizzen Mast of the H.M.S. Algerine image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 14, 2011
3. The Mizzen Mast of the H.M.S. Algerine
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 478 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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