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    Mark Keever

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    The photograph is of the U.S. Army Base Hospital # 204 at Hursley Park / Standon ( Winchester ) Hampshire circa 1918.

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    vic mcclymont

    VLCC's

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    j.sabourn

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    #23 Yes thanks Malcolm, not less than 2 feet in diameter and not less than 6 feet apart. Have you heard the one about the examiner who said correct, and

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    Re: UK - Three Week Lockdown

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    Malcolm Lawrence

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    That one has been given a Nelson eye by my Milkman, still Wiltshire have never really accepted the EU.

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    vic mcclymont

    VLCC's

    Thread Starter: vic mcclymont

    According to Trade Winds up to a quarter of the World's VLCC's could be anchored offshore as large floating fuel depots.
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    Brian,
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