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BORDER CHIEFTAIN

BORDER CHIEFTAIN

Managed by Common Brothers of Newcastle, Lowland Tankers' 1962 Middlesbrough built BORDER CHIEFTAIN was photographed passing Portishead on 11th August 1969 inbound for Avonmouth

Sold to A.Halcoussis in 1979 and renamed ACHILLET, she became SPIRO in 1987 before being beached at Chittagong on 27.9.88

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2nd of two, the first being "Border Falcon" built at Smith's 61/62, 6cy Doxford's, superbly designed by Mr John's, at one time my Boss during my spell in the Drawing Office in 1955.
 

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