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    Doc Vernon

    Re: Lone Survivor

    Hello Craig
    One would think that such an event would be well documented. There must be somewhere that it is! This is a good challenge

    Doc Vernon Today, 03:38 AM Go to last post
    Keith at Tregenna

    Re: PS Waverley

    Waverley steamer repair fund hits 2m milestone

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    Keith at Tregenna Today, 01:44 AM Go to last post
    Keith at Tregenna

    Re: Lone Survivor

    Appreciated, true heroes of the MN many conflicts.

    It has been said before that if blood was the price,
    they paid in full.

    Keith at Tregenna Yesterday, 11:47 PM Go to last post
    Keith at Tregenna

    Re: Farming / environment

    Been a bit bewildered over the weekend as to remarks made in this thread and can see a little of
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    Keith at Tregenna Yesterday, 08:12 PM Go to last post
    Doc Vernon

    Re: Empire Stanley and Empire Ocelot

    Yes Nelson i too have searched all over for Pics of both the Ships but to no avail.
    Had tried all the various names as well.
    May be a lost

    Doc Vernon Yesterday, 07:47 PM Go to last post
    Chris Allman

    Re: Pilot ladders

    Just a little incident which I remember whilst a Cadet with L+H. I was working with Chippy on one of our two pilot ladders, we were replacing and repairing

    Chris Allman Yesterday, 06:11 PM Go to last post
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    Thread Starter: Keith at Tregenna

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    John Arton

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    Thread Starter: John Arton

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    john middleton

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