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M.V. Dwarka at Bahrain
M.V. Dwarka at Bahrain

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manowari



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This is Dwarka on her last evening in Bahrain after the paying off party. She sailed next day for the breakers...
· Date: Sun, 8 July 12 · Views: 303
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Keywords: M.V. Dwarka at Bahrain
Location photo was taken: Bahrain
Date photo was taken: 1982
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David Wilcockson

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Registered: July 2005
Location: Merseyside
Posts: 4,465
Mon, 9 July 12 03:53

Wonderful photo, is it really 30 years ago,many thanks for posting it.
Cheers,
David
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Coastie

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Registered: August 2005
Location: Holyhead
Posts: 11,683
Mon, 9 July 12 04:25

That was a good looking ship.

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Sun Viking
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Registered: July 2007
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Mon, 9 July 12 09:37

Was this ship a sister to the ill-fated DARA? She looks very similar.
Mike - The Sun Viking
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Doxfordman

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Registered: March 2005
Location: Hobart, Tasmania
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Tue, 10 July 12 03:34

Was it the Dumra?

The old Dwarka was "Queen of the Gulf", spent almost 8 months on her, LDB Doxford, with all steam auxiliaries, 2 x 30 tonnes Scotch boilers, I should done Eastern Service!

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