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6th October 2005, 21:44
I am looking for a photo of the wave laird and the wave govener for a shipmate without a computer can anyone help
6th October 2005, 22:11
Here the LAIRD, don't have the GOVENER, maybe someone will show up.
6th October 2005, 22:30
thanks ruud one down one to go all the best graham
6th October 2005, 22:56
On the National Maritime Museum's "Historic Photographs" site there are 2 photos of the Wave Governor listed.
The site is
and the photos are:
WAVE GOVERNOR 62.31 1944
Fleet oiler (HMS - RFA)
N60645 (2S) B 1948-1959 Under tow in Kings Dock, Swansea.
N60646 (7P) B 1952-1959 At moorings in Kings Dock, Swansea. Distant.
The cargo liner ROCHESTER CASTLE (1937) is
alongside D Shed.
8th October 2005, 16:40
thanks ron will give a try graham
23rd December 2005, 19:25
Don't have the Laird or the Governer but this one might interest you,its
Wave Baron in action fuelling one astern and ready to fuel us port side.
The fuel was necessary- Naval Destroyers are very thirsty - very often the RFA's delivered mail which was very welcome. This was taken in the Med
24th December 2005, 22:14
thanks brian the photos are for a mate of mine i will pass this one on
26th December 2005, 17:38
RFA Wave Governor entering Malta Harbour. The first pic, of Wave Laird, was taken in 1952.
26th December 2005, 20:17
thanks for the governor my mate will be pleased with the photo regards graham
25th July 2007, 20:39
Here's a photo I have just posted:-
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