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  1. Cunard
    I am completing a book due to be published next July which tells interesting and funny stories that have happened on any of Cunard's Queens. I would love to hear from you if there is one you would like to add. - [email protected]

    Aerial shot of the Houlder bulker built at North Sands in Sunderland in 1972 and scrapped at Valencia in November 1985 as SERENA.
  3. Orenda Bridge

    Kevin Campbell , Orenda Bridge 1976 ( New Year). Even managed a few cards.
  4. Orenda Bridge

    Orenda Bridge. Christmas '75. ( Houlder). Somewhere in the Pacific whilst trading between Australia and Japan with iron ore. l to r : Cheryl Cowie, Apprentice, Henry Gittins ( Argentine),2/E and wife Anne, Bob Selvidge elect. ( from Birmingham) Julia Campbell, Anne and Frank Cusworth, J/E...
  5. Orenda Bridge

    Orenda Bridge ( Houlder) New Years Day 1976. L to R: K.Campbell c/o, 2/e ( forgot his name) and wife Anne, Zander Cowie 5/E and wife Cheryl from Aberdeenshire, Frank Cusworth 3/E and wife Ann from Hull. Unfortunately Frank passed on about three years ago.
  6. Orenda Bridge

    Orenda Bridge ( Houlder). Christmas '75. Sitting down to Christmas dinner. L to R . In the corner W.Blaylock ( a Company chief eng but on this occasion checking all spares for Company inventory), Harry Harvey ch. eng from S. Shields, Capt Welch from Bexhill, next to Welch was the 2/e whose name...
  7. Orenda Bridge

    Foredeck,Orenda Bridge ( Houlder) May 1975.
  8. Orenda Bridge

    Foc'stle of Orenda Bridge ( Houlder# May 1975. En route to Port Hedland /Port Walcott to load iron ore for Japan # Kawasaki).
  9. Orenda Bridge

    Orenda Bridge ( Houlder) May 1975. N.Australia to load iron ore for Japan.
  10. Orenda Bridge

    Orenda Bridge. Built at Doxfords Sunderland. Seen here May 1975 Indian Ocean en route to N.Australia.

    Houlder Line/s 150000dwt bulker fitting out at Sunderland in 1973.Built at the former JL Thomson yard.Always amazed how they managed to launch these into such a narrow river!

    Stern shot of her fitting out.
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