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Degaussing Barge - YBD-2 / YDG 2

Barge YDG-2 being towed out of Halifax to the breaker's yard in Sydney, NS

Source: Tugfax blogspot

Mac Mackay 10-10-2018

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Entered into Service: 

Paid off: 

Fate: Broken up Dec 2018 - Mar 2019 at Sydney, NS

 

Operated at HMC Dockyard, Halifax. In September 2018 Marine Recycling Corporation was awarded a contract for the disposal of YDG 2.  She was towed to their facility in Sydney, NS to be broken up.

 

The Ship's Bell          Disposal of three DND auxiliary vessels

 

  

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