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BALMORAL

BALMORAL



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Jolie lumière sur ce bateau.
Chris: A winter picture with low sun..
Well that's quite a thing!
Chris: Docked in the centre of Bristol, used for summer cruises Elizabeth
  • Ray
  • Thailand
  • 19 Mar 2019, 04:38
I see no cannons in the portholes, Chris...she comes in peace.
Chris: Pleasure cruising ole bean. None of yer piratical rape & pillage, well as far as I know..
  • Lisl
  • England
  • 19 Mar 2019, 06:01
Ah - happy memories of sailing to Lundy
Chris: Yes indeed Lisl
  • Philine
  • Germany
  • 19 Mar 2019, 06:53
A proud ship - I assume we are in Bristol's old harbour.
Chris: Yes indeed Philine, right in the centre of the city
  • Alan
  • United Kingdom
  • 19 Mar 2019, 06:55
Apart from the modern grower crane and the "Shed" structure, this is a timeless image (much like your good self). This is a proper ship.
Chris: Yes indeed a proper ship, none of your new-fangled shapeless nautical nonsense
  • Alan
  • United Kingdom
  • 19 Mar 2019, 07:00
..tower crane.. (grrr.... predictive text!)
A fine old tub
Chris: Are you referring to the ship, or Alan Rolfe?
  • Chad
  • Somewhere in deep space
  • 19 Mar 2019, 07:43
It’s a fine looking vessel Tiff.
Chris: Thank heaven it survived Chad, instead of being rendered down to razor blades and souvenir statuettes of Richard Trim
Would be interested to know what the previous life of the Balmoral was, Chris. The name seems to have Royal connections.
Chris: This is the one Bev: -
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MV_Balmoral_(1949)
  • Anne
  • United Kingdom
  • 19 Mar 2019, 15:52
It looks an interesting old vessel.
Chris: Nearly as old as me, and still seaworthy Anne
Good to see a fine old vessel like this still going.
Chris: Yes it is Brian
good shot of the old boat and all of the loading cranes on the pier Chris....petersmile
Chris: Yes it is, thank you Peter

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