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Napier

Turakina berthed at Napier in 1975. Shaw Savill on right either Illyric or Ionic going by the double lifeboats.My friend was on Turakina at time.

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Illyric called here on Maiden voyage, when Captain ( Milne ? ) was interviewed by local paper and radio about his part in the great quake. He had been on one of the two merchant ships ( Taranaki I think ) in port on that tragic day. Classic viewpoint in Napier.
 

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