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Old 17th March 2012, 19:19
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Originally Posted by Aberdonian View Post
Here is a postcard I picked up in 1955 in what is now known as Kolkata, The City of Joy.

I think the vessel moored at the buoys is the Southbank (?).

Looks like that class, but the radar mast abaft the bridge is missing... Not sure when it was fitted, but we had it in 1960 even if the radar did play up most of the time!
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