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Old 30th May 2018, 21:16
john g john g is offline
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Watching the Somerset lead the tall ships out of the Mersey this week wondered why she had a drag tug astern ..any ideas ? john g
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Old 30th May 2018, 22:21
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She had both engines working for the first time in ages and the Officer Commanding couldn't handle her at 12 kts.
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