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Old 5th July 2019, 05:46
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Originally Posted by stillwaters View Post
Hi Stephen, we were berthed in Wellington when the DM sailed out for the last time ( probably around 1960 ) her 'Paying Off Pennant ' was about a third of the length of the ship. I believe the length of the Pennant has something to do with the length of her service ??

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Ewen
10 ft per year of service. 23 years so 230 ft. LOA 680ft so 'about a third' is more accurate that just 'about'!!!!

Stephen
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