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Old 18th March 2012, 17:26
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Originally Posted by Andy Lavies View Post
Eternal vigilence needed when at anchor at Diamond Harbour, too, on the way up to Calcutta, if you didn't want to lose everything portable from the deck.
Andy
Strange, 2 years on the isipingo never lost anything deliberate or by theft,BUT on the far east run mooring ropes and zinc ingots had a habit of going astray,and once on the ettrickbank had a good offer if i turned a bline eye whilst the de gausing geat took a walk.

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