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Photographer:Chris Finney [View profile]Title:Caledonia StarAdded:Mar 12, 2008
Location:Port Pirie, Australia
Photo Category: General cargo ships built 1940-1949 (Over 3000gt)
With a backdrop provided by the Flinders Ranges, Blue Star Line's Caledonia Star leaves Port Pirie, South Australia in early January 1970.
Built in 1943 as the Empire Wisdom she was sold and renamed Royal Star in 1946. She became Caledonia Star in 1961, and was b/u at Kaohsiung commencing December 1971.
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Photo Comments (4)

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Clive Harvey on Nov 10, 2017 21:59 (2 years ago)
The awful realisation that something so fresh in one's memory was in fact 46 years ago!!!
Mario Phodi on Nov 10, 2017 21:09 (2 years ago)
Fantastic to see. I was on her in 1971.cruisading kiwi and Japan.
stumps on Mar 12, 2008 16:46 (12 years ago)
Chris., your photographs bring back many good memories and have such interesting subjects . Keep them coming ...they keep me quiet which my secretary says is a good thing :-D
Marc Piché on Mar 12, 2008 13:03 (12 years ago)
See your excellent photographic material on this site really makes my day each time I log in. Super stuff.!!!

Thank you so much for sharing it with us, I'm a true admirer.

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