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DUKE of LANCASTER
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jan botter



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How can it be that such a beautiful ship rots here. Would not it be better to push it into a blast furnace than to end up looking so miserable?
Oh, I am very disappointed
· Date: Sat, 20 April 19 · Views: 715
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Frank P

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Registered: March 2005
Location: Morecambe
Posts: 7,504
Sat, 20 April 19 15:23

Jan, last year there was a TV program about the ship, and believe it or not on the inside she did not look that bad.......

Frank
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Steve Gray

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Registered: June 2005
Location: Sunderland
Posts: 2,069
Sat, 20 April 19 15:49

Beached near Llanerch-y-mor on the Dee estuary, apparently plans to have her "transformed" into a "zombie attraction" have been put on hold.
Such a sad future for a lovely ship as this.
Regards, Steve.
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Kraffy
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Registered: September 2009
Location: Wagga, NSW
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Sat, 20 April 19 20:54

A sad sight indeed! I was a steward on her two sisters in 1958. I sailed on on her as a passenger a few times too. They were lovely ferries for their time.
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George Bis
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Registered: March 2014
Location: Bolton
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Sun, 21 April 19 00:56

I haven't been down that way for a bit so don't know what the present state of play is
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George Bis
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Sun, 21 April 19 00:56

I haven't been down that way for a bit so don't know what the present state of play is
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eddyw
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Registered: November 2007
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Wed, 22 May 19 11:42

More info here: http://www.hhvferry.com/dukeoflanc.html
and some film of "Duke of Lancaster" here while in passenger service:
https://player.bfi.org.uk/free/film/...er-1956-online
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Supercargo
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Sun, 5 July 20 12:17

https://www.dailypost.co.uk/news/nor...ought-18453983
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