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Old 25th September 2009, 17:15
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Cool S.s.bolbec

Hi There.
I am hoping that someone out there
will be able to help me.Way back in the
50s,I was on the SS Bolbec owned by
Harries Bros of Swansea and Greenock.
I am looking for photographs of her,or
any information as to where I can lay my
hands on one.I can be contacted by PM
Dave Williams(R583900)

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Old 25th September 2009, 19:20
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Hi There.
I am hoping that someone out there
will be able to help me.Way back in the
50s,I was on the SS Bolbec owned by
Harries Bros of Swansea and Greenock.
I am looking for photographs of her,or
any information as to where I can lay my
hands on one.I can be contacted by PM
Dave Williams(R583900)
BOLBEC
O.N. 142265. 1,345g. 806n. 230.0 x35.8 x15.5 feet
T.3-cyl. (18”, 27” & 45” x 27”) engine made by Ross & Duncan Ltd, Glasgow. 142 NHP.

24.9.1918: Launched as ARDGIRVAN by Campbeltown Shipbuilding Company, Campbeltown (Yard No. 108), for Ard Coasters Ltd, (Lang & Fulton Ltd, managers).

10.1918: Completed.

1918: Sold to the Steamship Ardgartan Company, (same managers).

1919: Sold to European Gas Company (H. A. Brightman, managers), London, and renamed BOLBEC.

1926: Sold to Harries Brothers & Company Ltd., Swansea.

18.1.1958: Delivered for demolition in Holland.
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Old 5th August 2010, 17:41
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Hi Billh.
Many thanks for the information on the SS BOLBEC,
I already had this info,I am hoping that someone out
there somewhere will have a couple of photos of her.
Thanks once again.

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Old 5th August 2010, 18:42
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BOLBEC photo

I have just uploaded a photo to the Gallery - Cargo Ships.
Origin unknown (purchased card).
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