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  1. 1920 Steam Coaster - Question about Power of Engine and Likely Speed

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    I'm still pursuing my investigations into the wreck of the SS Camlough in January of 1932 on the Scottish coast near Monreith during a terrible winter gale which developed quite suddenly. I've been trying to plot her travels on that disastrous last voyage. Camlough left Belfast around 7 am...
  2. John Kelly, Belfast - Question about Repairs to Steamships in the Kelly Fleet

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    I'm wondering about what the arrangements for Kelly's steamships when they needed engine repairs would have been. I've been researching the last voyage of the SS Camlough in 1932, when the ship suffered engine problems, which were repaired leaving the engine running on reduced power (and filling...
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