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Old 6th January 2012, 16:50
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Van Ommeren London operated ships under british flag in Medomsly S.S Co and Crawford Shipping co. m/v/Langleclyde was under Medomsley and on period charter to Holland Africa Line she carried about 24 passengers but was unique in that her catering dept (apart from Ch.Steward )were all female!!! anyone out there with experience of her?
Do you mean the females?
I sailed on her as LOOSDRECHT, but no females than!
She had a 6 cylinder "Barclay & Curle" Doxford, 67LB6 , 6800 HP, and it was my second ship as Chief Engineer, 29/6/1963 - 4/9/1964 (Good Engine)
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