For Posterity's Sake
A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project
HMCS ANTICOSTI 110
Former Oil Rig Logistics Support Vessel JEAN TIDE
Formerly named Jean Tide, she was converted at Marystown, Nfld in 1991. On 03 Sep 1991, she departed Halifax for a tour of the St. Lawrence and Great Lakes. On 18 Mar 1992, she sailed for Norfolk, Va., to take part in the MCM Exercise First Shield 1. She was fitted with astern refueling gear in 1995. She was among the ships taking part in the rescue efforts after the Swissair Flight 111 crash in St. Margaret's Bay in September 1998. On 25 Mar 1999, HMCS Glace Bay 701, HMCS Kingston 700 and HMCS Anticosti MSA110, departed Halifax for NATO exercise BLUE GAME 99 off Denmark. Anticosti made her first and only visit to Anticosti Island on 15 Sep 1999. She was paid off on 21 Mar 2000. In Jan 2002 she was sold to commercial interests.