Fonds 018.R.0119 - Canadian Stevedoring Company Collection

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Canadian Stevedoring Company Collection

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CA MMBC 018.R.0119

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  • 1962-1981 (Creation)

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10 calendars

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Canadian Stevedoring Co. Ltd. (Established 1923.)

Administrative history

Founded by John Mitchell, the company is the oldest Canadian-owned stevedoring company to serve British Columbia's marine industry. From the 1946-1963 they operated four docks under contract to Robin Hood flour before beginning their expansion, and acquisition of Louise Wolfe & Sons among others. In 2006, they were acquired by DP World.

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Fonds consist of calendars from the Canadian Stevedoring company.

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  • English

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MMBC off-site storage

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Restrictions on access

All requests for use must be made through the MMBC Research Request program ( Please note that fees may apply.

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RAD, July 2008 version. Canadian Council of Archives.


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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

21 December 2018

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