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CRANFIELD



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Registered: August 2007
Location: Liverpool area
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W.G.Morey & Co Ltd of Liverpool's 1951 built coaster MANTA is seen passing Portishead forty nine years ago today, on 6th November 1969, taking on a Sharpness pilot although it is thought bound for Chepstow to load a cargo of fertiliser.

ex-Dutch 1965, built at Wirdum

Later: 1975: sold to E.F.Meguinnes, also of Liverpool

Later: 1979 URANOS III - 82 MACEDONIA

abandoned on Southend beach 1.10.83 following engine trouble and dragging her anchor

She finally arrived at Rochester on 27.2.84 for breaking
· Date: Wed, 6 November 19 · Views: 133
· Filesize: 30.5kb, 428.8kb · Dimensions: 1024 x 633 ·
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Keywords: MANTA
Location photo was taken: Portishead
Date photo was taken: 6.11.69
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