A. F. Theriault & Son, Meteghan River NS

Most recent update: January 26, 2017.


A. F. Theriault & Son was formed in 1938 and has always concentrated on fishing vessels, although it now also builds other types.  Visit the company at www.aftheriault.com.  The yard is at 9027 Highway 1: see it from the air on Google here.  The table below lists about half the yard's total output: if anyone can add to it, please send your data to me at TimColton@aol.com

Hull # O.N. Original Name Original Owner Vessel Type GT Built Disposition
    Pride of Clare B. N. Melanson Cargo Ship 505 1945 Wrecked near Brownsville 1948
  176829 Marion Fay   Fishing Vessel   1946 Closed 1984
  177516 Mauvais   Fishing Vessel 49 1946 Active
  178084 Deer Island   Fishing Vessel   1944 Closed 2003
  179117 Neil C.   Fishing Vessel   1947 Closed 1992
  179122 Devima   Fishing Vessel   1948 Closed 1993
  179123 Barbara T.   Fishing Vessel 28 1948 Active
  179125 Raymond & Gary   Fishing Vessel   1948 Closed 1994
  179126 Best Yet   Fishing Vessel   1948 Closed 2001
  188129 Shirley & Linda   Fishing Vessel   1955 Suspended 2008
  188187 Kenmore   Fishing Vessel   1956 Closed 1995
  189381 Acadian Pal   Fishing Vessel   1956 Closed 2001
  193996 Whiteway   Fishing Vessel   1953 Closed 1985
  194805 Rum Runner (The)   Fishing Vessel   1952  Closed 1999
  197144 Cathy & Janis   Fishing Vessel   1953  Suspended 2008
  197153 Dow   Fishing Vessel   1951 Closed 2004
  198783 Cape Pennant   Fishing Vessel   1955 Closed 1999
  310102 Tara Dawn   Fishing Vessel   1957 Closed 1993
  310130 Regina B   Fishing Vessel   1958 Closed 1997
  310537 Alice & Rita   Fishing Vessel   1957 Closed 1999
  311031 Cape Mary   Fishing Vessel 92 1958 Active
  311335 Gordon S. Harrington   Fishing Vessel   1959 Suspended 2008
  311837 Makkovik   Fishing Vessel 48 1959 Active
  311867 Humber Princess   Passenger 62 1961 Now Iceberg Hunter
  311926 Kevin Sweeney   Fishing Vessel   1961 Closed 1985
  311936 Merry Widow   Fishing Vessel   1961 Closed 1985
  312275 Cortez   Fishing Vessel   1961 Closed 1999
  312742 Catherine Louise R.   Fishing Vessel 139 1961 Now Rose of Sharon
  314287 Bay City   Fishing Vessel   1961 Suspended 2008
  314288 Nan-Ann-Gail   Fishing Vessel   1961 Closed 2002
  314339 Andrew & Deane   Fishing Vessel 52 1961 Active
  314569 Mary Patricia   Fishing Vessel   1962 Closed 2002
  314595 Bernard N. Seeley   Fishing Vessel 132 1962 Closed 2005
  318604 Lady Louise   Fishing Vessel   1962 Closed 1993
  318607 Lady Denise   Yacht 141 1962 Now Selchie No. 1
  318628 Lady Francine   Fishing Vessel   1962 Closed 1993
  318629 Lady Comeau   Fishing Vessel   1962 Suspended 2005
  318865 Karen Sweeney   Fishing Vessel   1962 Closed 2000
  318882 Challenger III   Fishing Vessel 146 1962 Closed 1998
  318913 Frances R.   Fishing Vessel   1962 Closed 1992
  320378 Commodore IV   Fishing Vessel 176 1963 Closed 1992
  320392 Continental   Fishing Vessel 186 1963 Closed 1993
  320408 Pick O'Sea   Fishing Vessel 186 1964 Closed 1993
  320608 Harry N.   Fishing Vessel 185 1963 Closed 1993
  320617 Lady Anna   Fishing Vessel   1963 Suspended 2005
  320786 Jane R.   Fishing Vessel 148 1965 Active
  322894 Vakapad   Fishing Vessel   1964 Suspended 2005
  322906 Cavalier No. 1 (The)   Ferry 186 1964 Closed 2002
  323160 Lady Yvette   Fishing Vessel 188 1964 Now Miss Bayview II
  323167 Lady Acadian   Fishing Vessel   1965 Closed 1998
  323169 Whistling Sea   Fishing Vessel 87 1965 Now Crystal Dolphin
  323199 Charlotte Louise II   Fishing Vessel   1965 Closed 2000
  323655 Cheltom   Fishing Vessel 86 1966 Now Atlantic Provider
  323779 Coquette   Fishing Vessel 195 1965 Closed 1992
  323795 Claude L. Sanderson   Fishing Vessel 189 1965 Closed 2001
  323800 Miss Reba O.   Fishing Vessel   1965 Closed 1990
  323810 Lady Janice II   Fishing Vessel 195 1966 Now Sandy Joanne
  326272 Lady Rosanna   Fishing Vessel   1966 Closed 1985
  326702 Lady Monica   Fishing Vessel   1966 Closed 2001
  326708 Five Ladies   Cargo Vessel 67 1966 Active
    Endeavour   Fishing Vessel 183 1966  
  326723 Lisa Anne   Fishing Vessel   1967 Closed 2002
  326725 Nova Star   Fishing Vessel 94 1967 Now Nova Star I
  326902 Reciprocity   Fishing Vessel   1966 Closed 2008
  326908 Cape Shoal   Fishing Vessel 69 1966 Active
  326936 Ocean Gaze   Fishing Vessel 253 1966 Now Atlantic Future
  326937 Centennial 3   Fishing Vessel 188 1967 Suspended 2008
  329001 Pubnico Gemini   Fishing Vessel 94 1967 Active
  329002 Pubnico Taurus   Fishing Vessel 94 1967 Closed 1998
  329006 Pubnico Virgo   Fishing Vessel 94 1967 Active
  329013 Tommie and Arnie   Fishing Vessel 50 1968 Now Acadian Prince
  329016 Lady Patricia   Fishing Vessel   1968 Closed 1990
  329023 Benric   Fishing Vessel   1968 Closed 1987
  329814 C. Monty MacMillan   Fishing Vessel   1969 Closed 2006
  330544 Lady Aline   Fishing Vessel 193 1972 Suspended 2008
  811512 Tugger   Fishing Vessel 15 1972 Active
  330639 Ambassador (The)   Fishing Vessel   1970 Closed 1998
  330643 Adventurer II   Fishing Vessel 259 1970 Closed 1995
  372678 Ungaluk   Recreational 13 1971 Now Oracle
  346844 Janica   Fishing Vessel 51 1973 Active
  346845 Angela Michelle   Fishing Vessel 194 1972 Closed 1986
    Nyeema James H. Jarman Recreational 7 1972 Active
    HMS Dolphin Rossow Inc. Recreational 25 1973 Active
    Peaches   Recreational 14 1974 Now Edna Hoyt
  347506 Le Sieur De Matamek   Yacht 136 1975 Active
  368306 D.C.L.   Fishing Vessel   1976 Closed 1996
  369421 Debbie & Kimberley   Fishing Vessel   1976 Closed 2001
  369985 Lady Krista   Fishing Vessel 92 1976 Active
  371578 J. C. Karen   Fishing Vessel   1976 Closed 2005
  344525 Richard B   Fishing Vessel 61 1977 Now Serge Emy D
  371589 Mildred D II   Fishing Vessel 65 1978 Now Brier Challenger
  372323 Scotia Provider   Fishing Vessel 92 1979 Active
  372325 Kevin O.A.   Fishing Vessel 65 1979 Active
  372331 Markland   Fishing Vessel 67 1980 Now Lady Tara II
  372333 Aline Marie   Fishing Vessel 57 1980 Now Lady Jan
  372334 Kelsey S   Fishing Vessel 53 1980 Now Brier Venture
  372335 Matthew & Emily   Fishing Vessel 82 1980 Now Northern Challenger
  372343 Sylvialyn II   Fishing Vessel 97 1980 Active
  383818 Wonda Elaine   Fishing Vessel 100 1978 Now Krista Kaye
  383819 Island Provider II   Fishing Vessel 60 1978 Now Pubnico Explorer
  383822 Allison & Kristin   Fishing Vessel 100 1979 Now Lady Theresa II
  811791 Mam Doue   Recreational 7 1978 Active
  383825 Sou'West Nova   Fishing Vessel   1979 Closed 2005
  383827 Listeven   Fishing Vessel 100 1979 Now Atlantic Rebel
  393311 Blackjack II   Fishing Vessel   1980 Closed 2005
  800713 Riding It Out   Fishing Vessel 67 1981 Now Ashleys Jewel
  800714 Tony & Reg   Fishing Vessel 119 1981 Now Seafaring Legend
  800720 D. M. E. II   Fishing Vessel 66 1981 Now Northern Storm
  801483 Fishliner   Fishing Vessel 57 1981 Active
  801484 Bay Shore Lady   Fishing Vessel 58 1981 Active
  801491 Ocean Swell   Fishing Vessel   1982 Closed 1994
  801492 Lady Marion II   Fishing Vessel 40 1982 Active
  802670 Cumella Canadian Coast Guard Patrol Boat 80 1983 Now 2009-03
  803117 Compass Rose II   Fishing Vessel 110 1983 Active
  803130 Caravelle IV   Fishing Vessel   1983 Closed 2008
  803761 Seakruz   Passenger 58 1983 Now Lukey's Boat
  804644 Carmelle No 2   Fishing Vessel 64 1985 Active
  806074 Gambler's Pride   Fishing Vessel 95 1985 Now Perfect Storm
  806079 Royal Fundy   Fishing Vessel 44 1986 Active
  806087 Chockle Cap   Fishing Vessel 239 1986 Active
  806961 Ocean Spirit II   Passenger 15 1987 Active
  808273 Le Jerome Alfred   Fishing Vessel   1987 Suspended 2008
  808275 Cape Mariner   Fishing Vessel 108 1987 Active
  808279 Lady Gina II   Fishing Vessel 54 1987 Active
  808288 Lady Madonna II   Fishing Vessel 13 1987 Active
  808662 Carmelle No. 3   Fishing Vessel 64 1986 Active
  809445 Eva Christine   Fishing Vessel   1987 Closed 1999
  809795 Billy L.   Fishing Vessel 15 1987 Active
  809804 Sons Of Erin   Fishing Vessel 20 1987 Active
  809805 Double Dolphin   Fishing Vessel   1987 Closed 2000
  809811 Carmelle No. 1   Fishing Vessel 69 1987 Active
  810603 All of Us   Fishing Vessel 84 1988 Now Blair Mariner
  810682 My Woman   Fishing Vessel 13 1988 Active
  810946 Janica II   Fishing Vessel 116 1988 Active
  811737 Shannon D   Fishing Vessel 96 1989 Now Kailey Venture
  811771 Daniel B   Fishing Vessel 41 1988 Now Jamie and Jeremy
  811778 Matthew R   Fishing Vessel   1989 Closed 2007
  811790 Louis R   Fishing Vessel 66 1989 Active
  811799 1995-05   Fishing Vessel   1989 Suspended 2009
  812738 Lady Joan III   Fishing Vessel 42 1989 Active
  812979 Cassay   Fishing Vessel   1989 Closed 1997
  813449 Malaga   Pleasure Craft 18 1989 Active
    Fiddlers Green Bruce Hess Recreational 13 1989 Active
  814500 Marianne Louise II   Fishing Vessel 55 1992 Active
297 815385 Eastern Mariner   Fishing Vessel 94 1992 Active
  815405 Listeven III   Fishing Vessel 68 1992 Now Lady Sarah
  816317 Maybe 93   Fishing Vessel 46 1993 Active
  816326 Sea Buzzard   Fishing Vessel 15 1993 Active
  817001 Majestic Mariner   Fishing Vessel 69 1993 Active
  817004 Julie Ann Joan   Fishing Vessel 52 1993 Active
  817724 Pier Atlantic Ltd. Barge 1 Pier Atlantic Ltd. Poll. Control 20 1994 Active
  817731 Pier Atlantic Ltd. Barge 2 Pier Atlantic Ltd. Poll. Control 20 1994 Active
  817732 Pier Atlantic Ltd. Barge 3 Pier Atlantic Ltd. Poll. Control 20 1994 Active
  818132 Quoddy Link Quoddy Link Marine Ferry 51 1995 Active
  818137 Sterling Salar   Fishing Vessel 35 1996 Active
  818138 Big Dipper 1   Fishing Vessel 65 1996 Active
  818176 Maintainer I   Work Boat 12 1995 Active
  818931 Digby Challenger   Fishing Vessel 82 1995 Active
  819207 She & I I   Fishing Vessel 10 1993 Active
  819688 Catadan       1996 Closed 2003
  819801 Island Provider II   Fishing Vessel 95 1996 Active
  820524 Kashkan   Passenger 130 1998 Now Vent des Iles
  820651 Mona Karine   Fishing Vessel 6 1996 Active
  820837 Venture 2000   Fishing Vessel 71 1998 Active
  820888 Seaman's Toy I   Fishing Vessel 98 1998 Active
  821779 Ivy Rose   Fishing Vessel 298 1999 Active
  822983 Cape Roseway   Fishing Vessel 99 2000 Active
358   Hay Fu Hay Fu Inc, Recreational 52 2000 Now Slumber Venture
  823830 Fundy Leader   Fishing Vessel 137 2001 Closed 2005
  824279 Fishemon   Fishing Vessel 36 2001 Active
329   Mrs. Wonderful Keith Merrill, Jr. Recreational 8 2001 Active
  824771 Nauti-Cat I   Fishing Vessel 39 2002 Active
  824773 Josie's Pride   Fishing Vessel 78 2002 Active
  824830 Ready To Go   Fishing Vessel 39 2002 Active
  824858 Carmelle No. 6   Fishing Vessel 94 2003 Active
  825744 Sea Spirit III   Fishing Vessel 39 2003 Active
  825786 Francis James Robinson Acadia Band Fishing Vessel 48 2003 Active
  825812 Rominic   Fishing Vessel 50 2003 Active
383   Cygnus Fawn Voyagers LLC Recreational 26 2003 Active
  826019 Angela O   Fishing Vessel 96 2004 Active
  826420 Big D.   Fishing Vessel 53 2003 Active
  826807 Double D.04   Fishing Vessel 47 2004 Active
  826952 Fundy Viper II   Fishing Vessel 32 2004 Active
  827160 Murray Govt. of Canada Patrol Boat 72 2003 Active
  828086 Laure O   Fishing Vessel 59 2005 Active
  829905 Lady Janice   Fishing Vessel 6 2006 Active
  830890 Lery Charles   Fishing Vessel 185 2006 Active
  831138 Full Steam   Recreational 90 2001 Active
  831419 Avalon Pilot Atlantic Pilotage Pilot Boat 62 2007 Active
  832020 Atlantic Pilot Atlantic Pilotage Pilot Boat 62 2007 Active
  832129 Angus MacAskill II NS Min. of Tptn. Ferry 201 2007 Now Torquil MacLean
401   Hayfu II Hayfu Inc. Recreational 153 2008 Active
  U.S.A. City of Portland City of Portland ME Fire Boat   2009 Active (U.S. 1017403)
440 834702 Brady E. Himmelman NS Min. of Tptn. Ferry 170 2010 Active
  U.S.A. American United Mass. Port Authority Fire Boat   2011 Active (U.S. 1235003)
509 836531 Shucker for Punishment Mike Fraser Boats Fishing Vessel 37 2012 Active
  837057 Beausoleil III Sylvia Ann Fisheries Fishing Vessel 69 2012 Active
  837242 Nanny Bessie Schrader Fisheries Fishing Vessel 95 2013 Active
  837576 One Point O Aeromarine Innov. Recreational 10 2013 Active
636 838182 Christopher Stannix Halifax Reg. Mun. Ferry 259 2014 Active
690 838548 Brett & Clara Hurry-Up Fisheries Fishing Vessel 52 2014 Active
694 839214 Craig Blake Halifax Reg. Mun. Ferry 259 2015 Active
  839407 Courtney & Boys DK Fisheries Fishing Vessel 58 2015 Active
  839946 Viola Desmond Halifax Reg. Mun. Ferry 260 2016 Active
  840229 Margaret's Justice Min. of Infrastructure Ferry 295 2016 Active