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They also operated a few coasters, CROUCH, DEBEN & WAVENEY spring to mind. Might have a few photos of them from long ago.
 

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Slightly off topic I guess, but IMHO Blue Star had (arguably) the most striking funnels anywhere. To me, they were a beautiful sight and an indication of well cared for ships. Incidentally I sailed on two, just as a leave relief on the Auckland Star and a couple of deep sea trips round the Aussie coast on the Gladstone Star. I agree with Tom Haywood that Fraser's site is well worth a look.
 

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steve todd said:
A rare sighting of the Pacific Star sneeking through Port Said in 1962. She was Blue Star's only tanker back then. Crewed with UK officers and chinese crewmen I believe.

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I sailed with Captain Derrick van Merwe (who lived in Liverpool) on the Wellington Star and Townsville Star. He was the mate on the Pacific Star for a number of years.
Stuart Beckwith
 

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Bob S said:
They also operated a few coasters, CROUCH, DEBEN & WAVENEY spring to mind. Might have a few photos of them from long ago.
Ahoy,
Here the Waveney Star[ex Waveney-Oriënt-Zaandijk-Oriënt] photo and text:



Here a translation of the text:
The "Waveney Star", flying the UK flag[Owned:Blue Star Line Ltd.London], belonged before her selling in 1964 to Mr. J.R.Boerma-Groningen and Mr. C.Vegt-Haren. The vessel, a 700 tons raised-quarterdeck,was delivered in 1956 by Shipyard Gebr. Bodewes-Foxhol under the name: "Oriënt".She had a 6Cy.4SA M.W.M.engine 395 hp.
 
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