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Seal Cove Cannery | Canadian Fish and Cold Storage Company Limited

Aerial view of Seal Cove Cannery buildings with water in the foreground and wooded hills in the background

Seal Cove Cannery. 1990s Image courtesy of the Canadian Fishing Company.


54°20’04.3″N 130°17’00.9″W

  • Built in 1912 at Seal Cove in Prince Rupert by Canadian Fish and Cold Storage
  • Re-opened in 1926 as a clam canning plant by Somerville Canning Co.
  • Acquired by Millerd Packing Co. in 1927
  • Two-line salmon cannery operated from 1943 to 1953
  • The Canadian Fishing Co. Ltd. purchased the property from Canadian National Railway in 1991 to build a small fresh fish plant.