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mick Wright
13th October 2005, 20:00
Anyone out there any info or pics on Avisvale or Bowcombe,I think they were tramps.

Mick Wright (No Dance tonight)

Billy1963
23rd January 2006, 13:39
AVISVALE (Br) 50.1 1942 'Ocean' type, general cargo ex OCEAN FAITH The Aviation & Shipping Co Ltd, (N W Purvis, manager)
P8974 (6) A Mar. 1950 In Cape Town harbour.

BOWCOMBE (Br) 50.3 1943 Collier Stephenson, Clarke Ltd
P21632 (5P) B 1943-1945 Under way.

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Bruce Carson
23rd January 2006, 14:18
There is a picture of an 'Avisvale' at the following site:

http://www.chesterahoy.com/SHIPS/f2.htm

Bruce C.

ruud
23rd January 2006, 14:40
Ahoy,
I do have a photo of a "Bowcombe", don't know if this is the one you're looking for,neither have any information of or .

zelo1954
23rd January 2006, 20:37
Anyone out there any info or pics on Avisvale or Bowcombe,I think they were tramps.


There's also a photo of Bowcombe for sale on ebay:

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ra212-Stephenson-Clarke-Collier-Bowcombe_W0QQitemZ6247384434QQcategoryZ69746QQssPa geNameZWDVWQQrdZ1QQcmdZViewItem