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Photo Details
Photographer:Trader [View profile]Title:Manchester VanguardAdded:Jun 17, 2008
Photo Category: General cargo ships built 1950-1959 (Under 3000gt)
Another view of Manchester Vanguard loading in Las Palmas. Notice the family watching the loading. No security in those days, 1957
Vessel Identification
Name:Wihar I
Former name(s):
- Bat Golan (Until 1974)
- Woodchuck (Until 1974)
- Sheldrake (Until 1968)
- Manchester Vanguard (Until 1963)
Technical Data
Vessel type:General Cargo
Gross tonnage:1,586 tons
Summer DWT:2,713 tons

Additional Information
Build year:1956
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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Kent Malo on Mar 09, 2005 18:53 (13 years ago)
Great photos from the old days of sailing, you are absolutely right about the security issue, nobody was a threat in those days, we would like to see more of your old photos, I am sure you have plenty more.
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