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Spent many a happy hour aboard her in the 1950s when she was moored in Morpeth Dock Birkenhead before being broken up. She was the ex Lord Desborough (PLA..?) built in 1907.
 

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I remember her in Morpeth dock Alan,
I used to cycle past there coming home from school in Birkenhead.
Pat
 

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George Convin was the watchman aboard her doing 24 on 24 off at the time.
 

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No doubt Mr Convin enjoyed that,a nice little job within walking distance of his house and a pub close at hand m'dear.(the Dock Hotel)
 

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