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Visiting the SS Great Britain.

Bristol held one more attraction for me, and that was yet another preserved ship: Brunel’s SS Great Britain. There is no doubt in my mind that Brunel was an engineer that could do almost anything. He was ahead of his … Continue reading

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The Good Ship SS Shieldhall.

In the days before the magazine Ships Monthly became too expensive, I would often read about, and see images of Shieldhall. As usual one would sigh and say “I wish I could see her”. Well, now I have seen her, … Continue reading

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