HIMALAYA - IMO 5150800
|Photographer:||Gordy [View profile]||Title:||HIMALAYA||Added:||Apr 10, 2012|
||Cruise Ships and Liners built before 1950|
Port Phillip Bay Melbourne Australia...
Himalaya (III) 1949-1974. (Pass.-cargo) P&O 1949-1974.
Type: Passenger/cargo (ref)
Launch Date: 5.10.48
Date of completion: 1.9.49
Owner: Peninsular & Oriental SN Co., GBR London.
Builder: Vickers-Armstrongs, Barrow in Furness.
Yard No: 951
Starke: V1949 #342
1974 BU Kaohsiung 30.11.74
Photo Credits: The Late Allan Green Victoria Australia Collection
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Just found this sight via Facebook. I was a fresh faced country boy of 16 when i first went to sea, and this was my very first ship. World cruise 1971. Ah, what memories. |
Hi Gordy, as always, great post! What a majestic sight!
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this how she looked her best, as built before she received her thornycroft top! nice post! mrdot. |
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