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The Leaving of Liverpool

A family sets sail for Canada in the 1930s. The landing stage at Liverpool. The passenger gangways are visible. Passengers board. Liverpool's "Three graces". At left: the Liver building, built in 1911 for the Royal Liver…

Two Year Articles and All That

Experiences of an able seaman On signing up to join the Merchant Navy, my father advised me to always keep a record or diary of the ships I had joined and the countries I had visited. He had impressed on me the opportunity and value of what…