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Not the best quality I'm afraid of ESSO NORTHUMBRIA'S Master and Mate on a publicity shoot during her fitting out at Wallsend using the bikes that were supplied for getting about her deck.
They were used in practice at times but were really impractical- her former Master's words not mine....
· Date: Thu, 12 November 15 · Views: 344
· Tags: 1 · Filesize: 65.7kb · Dimensions: 1024 x 669 ·
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Keywords: northumbria bicycles
Source of Image, If not your own: magazine/ brochure cutting in collection
Location photo was taken: Wallsend
Date photo was taken: 1970
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dmartinic

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Registered: August 2013
Location: Davis, CA
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Sat, 28 November 15 21:38

Not just impractical, but unsafe, on that slippery deck. And then when it starts to pitch or roll.....
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