LANCASHIRE 1963: Fairfield, Govan

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LANCASHIRE 1963: Fairfield, Govan

Post by Deepol » Wed May 07, 2014 1:37 pm

Bibby cargo liner launched literally at the same time as AVALON at Stephen's on May 7th 1963. LANCASHIRE served Bibby till 1970 when sold on she became SAFINA-E-HAIDER and as that was scrapped on Gadani Beach where she arrived on March 9th 1993.
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Entering the water at Govan.
Lancashire2-trials.jpg
Bashed trials photo.....
Lancashire-FairfieldAdvert.jpg
Proudly featuring on an advert for her builders
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Re: LANCASHIRE 1963: Fairfield, Govan

Post by Deepol » Wed May 07, 2014 1:40 pm

Some more taken by Malcolm Cranfield in Chris Howell's collection.
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As built
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As Safina-E-Haider. All taken by Malcolm on the Mersey.
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Re: LANCASHIRE 1963: Fairfield, Govan

Post by Deepol » Mon May 15, 2017 1:29 pm

Drawing I made of her at the time.
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