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  1. The Radio Room
    I am looking for any information on how to contact Roger Cliffe, R/O aboard SS Gothic MAUQ during the 1968 fire in the South Pacific. In preparation for the 50th anniversary of this disaster (August 2018) I am expanding the information available at...
  2. GOTHIC

    GOTHIC

    Shaw Savill & Albion
  3. Gothic

    Gothic

    Shaw Savill + Albion's Gothic makes an impressive spectacle alongside at London's Royal Albert Dock 24 October 1959.
  4. Gothic at Hobart Royal Visit Feb 1954

    Gothic at Hobart Royal Visit Feb 1954

    The Royal Yatch Gothic in Hobart with Queen Elizabeth for the visit to Hobart in February 1954
  5. Gothic

    Gothic

    GOTHIC plus TEMPLE MAIN ( in B.India colours) plus LOCH GOWAN I believe? (90% certain) plus a peek of PLA tug "PLATOON" 1965 blt. taken in London, 1960's
  6. HMY GOTHIC

    HMY GOTHIC

    HMY GOTHIC. Front cover Illustrated London News 9 Feb, 1952 From an original painting by Charles E. Turner.
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    Gothic

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    Gothic

    Gothic
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    Gothic

    Gothic
  10. Saving The Gothic

    Saving The Gothic

    A while back I posted a work in Progress shot of this painting. Now I can reveal where I was what was in my mind.
  11. GOTHIC

    GOTHIC

    At Birkenhead, Sept 1954. Interestingly, another future SN member, Petroc, was also in the area at that time and photographed the ship in the same location - see his posting of 15th Jan 2010.
  12. GOTHIC

    GOTHIC

    Wellington NZ 17/2/1961 scan courtesy Bluff Maritime Museum-photo M.Downes
  13. Saving The Gothic- a work in progress

    Saving The Gothic- a work in progress

    This painting came about as a result of some discussions I had here and elsewhere about the Gothic fire that took place in the Winter of 1968 in the South Pacific. I began imagining what this would have looked like had another ship been within view. This is what I saw.
  14. GOTHIC

    GOTHIC

    Bluff. 30/1/1954. with HRH Queen Elizabeth 2 onboard.
  15. GOTHIC

    GOTHIC

    Bluff. 30/1/1954. with HRH Queen Elizabeth 2 onboard.
  16. GOTHIC

    GOTHIC

    Bluff. 23/6/1953.
  17. GOTHIC

    GOTHIC

    HM Queen Elizabeth 2 walking along wharf to board the Gothic. 30/1/1954. Note the special boom fitted to secure boats when Gothic was anchored.
  18. GOTHIC

    GOTHIC

    HM Queen Elizabeth 2 walking along wharf to board the Gothic. 30/1/1954. Note the movie maker amd most of the crew of Haparangi are watching !
  19. GOTHIC at Bluff as Royal Yacht

    GOTHIC at Bluff as Royal Yacht

    Guard of Honour for HRH Queen Elizabeth 2. 30/1/1954
  20. GOTHIC

    GOTHIC

    departing Bluff NZ entering Foveaux Strait with HRH Queen Elizabeth II 30/1/1954.
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