13th July 2021

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Floods in Europe
 
July 16, 2021   •   18 posts   •   328 views
 
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Lewis McColl said — Terrible flooding in Germany and Belgium so far over 90 dead so far and several hundred unaccounted for. There are two dams in Germany which are also causing concerns as levels ...

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few threads for manchester liners
 
July 15, 2021   •   11 posts   •   155 views
 
Manchester Liners
 
 

ivor rowe said — i think there isn't much offered from Manchester liners folk as you probably know they have their own blog, and most of us are fading away, I'm 87

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Lamport and Holt ship names
 
July 15, 2021   •   14 posts   •   245 views
 
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DJ Gannon said — First please excuse any naivete and ignorance from this new member. I am looking for info on L and H ships my grandfather sailed on as a steward from 1913 to 1941 (I think). I ...

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Appeal-trace a relative-Robert Garvin Scott
 
July 14, 2021   •   14 posts   •   316 views
 
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Brian Hodson said — Hello everyone. I am a new member and came across this website when I was searching Ancestry for one of my wife's Uncles.( I find the website very interesting and informative). ...

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Death of Ogilvie/John Will Cagliari 1854
 
July 15, 2021   •   8 posts   •   166 views
 
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Pete Davies said — Hello there, i'm pleased to have found this site. Does anyone if there is a register of Merchant Navy deaths abroad for mid 19C? My ancestor Ogilvie aka "John" Will died at Cagliari, ...

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Highlighted posts from Wednesday, Jul. 14, 2021
 
July 14, 2021   •   6 posts   •   159 views
 
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NickTheGreek said — Click here to view on the web||Highlighted posts|| David AndersonAugust 28, 2020 * 4 posts * 106 views My ShipsDavid Anderson said: Engine typesApril 19, 2012 * 98 posts * 4,710 ...

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" The Varied & Interesting Life of A Ship ,1936-1973. m.v.ROYAL ULSTERMAN "
 
July 17, 2021   •   3 posts   •   82 views
 
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Graham Shaw said — m.v.ROYAL ULSTERMAN (O.N. 163225 ) a twin screw motor passenger ferry of 3,244 grt,17 knots built as Yard No,963 at Harland & Wolff ,Belfast for Burns & Laird Lines for their Glasgow-Belfast ...

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RMS Newfoundland
 
July 17, 2021   •   4 posts   •   110 views
 
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Cindy Handler said — For book research, I would like to get information about the RMS Newfoundland, a mail/passenger steam ship that crossed from Liverpool to Halifax during the Battle of the Atlantic. ...

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Merchant Navy Billy
 
July 16, 2021   •   1 post   •   84 views
 
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Keith at Tregenna said — Merchant Navy Billy - Mike Culligan "Merchant Navy Billy" - original song by Mike Culligan, copyright 2013. Live version of "Merchant Navy Song" about my grandad, Billy Burns. ...

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A voyage to the spice islands
 
July 13, 2021   •   1 post   •   79 views
 
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Captain Kong said — As a change from` posts about the VIRUS , AND FOOTBALL, here is a story of Seafaring that I have posted before of a voyage to the Spice Islands of Indonesia, a paradise and a hell ...

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