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GOTHIC - IMO 5134088

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Photographer:
Gordy [ View profile ]
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Gothic
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Hobart, Australia
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Jul 25, 2014
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GOTHIC
...Hobart Tasmania

UK

Gothic 1948-1969. (Pass-cargo ref.) SSA 1948-1969.

ON: 182351
IDNo: 1182351
Year: 1948
Name: GOTHIC
Type: Passenger/cargo (ref)
Flag: GBR
Launched: 12.12.47
Completed: 12.48
Owner: Shaw, Savill and Albion Co. Ltd., Southampton.
Builder: Swan Hunter WR, Wallsend on Tyne.
Yard No: 1759
Link: 1488
Starke: V1948 #281
GRT: 15,902

Served as Royal Yacht for Commonwealth Tour November 1953 to May 1954.

Serious fire on board 1.8.68, Wellington to Panama. 7 people died.

1969 BU Kaohsiung, arriving on 13.8.69

Photo Credits: The Trove Australian National Library/The Tasmanian State Library

Details: The MirAmar Ship Index, yes it is Miramar and not Mirimar!

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Bunts

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Gordy

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Beautiful photo in calmer seas than the one with black hull caught in a storm. For sure there were no royals on board then.

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TY Bjorn much appreciated

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GOTHIC IMO 5134088

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I remember seeing her in dock in Liverpool, in sorry state, after the fire. Nice to see her in her prime here

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I was at a garage sale where I found a bound copy of this vessel's royal tour pictorial and I snaped it up for two bits! mrdot.

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