Scrapping of Former HMCS Cormorant Completed

On July 7, 2021, the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, announced the operation to remove and safely dismantle the former HMCS Cormorant is complete. The Cormorant was moored for approximately 20 years at the Port of Bridgewater, N.S. Following an assessment in 2019 that showed the vessel posed an imminent threat of pollution to the marine…

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Cormorant Departure from Bridgewater Delayed

By Rick Welsford The former HMCS Cormorant, a retired Canadian Navy warship, is scheduled to sail from the Port of Bridgewater for the last time tomorrow. Tugboats are currently located offshore and scheduled to sail up the LaHave River and into the Port of Bridgewater within the next 18 hours. It is anticipated that ship will be removed sometime around…

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