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Old 10th October 2011, 10:41
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I found a reference for my Uncle Arthur who sailed on the Romford in 1903,the Master Henderson gow describes him as a `Willing and obedient lad`has anyone for a picture of the Romford anywhere?
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Old 10th October 2011, 11:14
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I Have A Photo If Her, Not Very Good, But Have Found It Impossible To Find Another.
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Old 10th October 2011, 11:25
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Alan,

Photo and some info on 'Romford' at www.wrecksite.eu/wreck.aspx?97117
(Click on small thumbnail picture. It will appear as a larger thumbnail - click on that again for large picture).

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Old 10th October 2011, 12:54
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Thank you,how interesting to see the Ropner connection.I met the current Lord Ropner at the arden show at Harropgate a few years ago.A really pleasant chap,we made a site visit to try and place a gazebo somewhere in his grounds.his house had the old company house flag flying outside the main entrance
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Old 10th October 2011, 12:57
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Thank you,how interesting to see the Ropner connection.I met the current Lord Ropner at the arden show at Harropgate a few years ago.A really pleasant chap,we made a site visit to try and place a gazebo somewhere in his grounds.his house had the old company house flag flying outside the main entrance
it wasn`t a `arden` show but a garden show,the g button on my pc is reluctant to work!
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Old 21st April 2012, 17:10
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anyone who sailed on the Willesden or the Windsor in the mid 50,s 1953-1957
alastair kerr, my nick name in july 1953 when I joined the Beaconsfield for my first trip was Monavin after the that horse won the national that year,
anyone remeber me
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