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19th November 2004, 11:12
Taken in Glasgow/s King George V Dock in 1975.Again,NURJEHAN in the background before becoming STRATHNEVIS.
19th November 2004, 14:12
Interesting profile ship with her sister GLADSTONE STAR buit by Bremer Vulcan
1957 .they had possibly of six passengers accomodated.
17th March 2005, 01:01
her names stood the test of time its painted on the dock in avonmouth with the date 1977
1st May 2005, 10:44
A very happy ship, European Officers and Chinese crew. Sailed on her when on the New Zealand Japan run . Good party ship especially on NZ coast.I was on her 70/71 as 2nd Eng . Paid off in Napier and came to live in NZ. Definately had some good shipmates on there , anyone remember Sucko sadley killed in a road accident or Norrie Reed freezer . Old shipmates can contact me at ******* (Wave)
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1st May 2005, 14:56
Love their coulor scheme !.....how did they keep them looking so bloody smart all the time, can't ever remember seeing a scruffy one at all. Allways remember standing on deck when going in to a port and without a doubt the first to be spotted was allways the star boats.....we knew it was party time then.
9th November 2005, 11:10
If my memory serves me correct, I can recall seeing who was responsible for leaving our calling card on the dockside. Obviously it was good paint to last this long.
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