CALEDONIA 1934 - Denny

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CALEDONIA 1934 - Denny

Post by yorkieman » Wed Jan 05, 2011 7:59 am

1934, 624grt
Wm. Denny, Dumbarton (1266) as CALEDONIA for Caledonian Steam Packet Co.
During the War served as H.M.S. GOATFELL
Withdrawn from commercial service on the Clyde in 1969
Became a restaurant on the Thames but later burned out.
seen here as HMS GOATFELL
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Re: CALEDONIA 1934 - Denny

Post by Deepol » Mon Aug 15, 2011 11:59 am

CALEDONIA on the Clyde and courtesy of Dave Menzies shots of the devastating fire and its aftermath.
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At Gourock in 1966
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The fire raging on April 27th 1980. Dave Menzies photo.
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The burnt out shell the following day. Dave Menzies photo
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Re: CALEDONIA 1934 - Denny

Post by Magoonigal » Mon Aug 15, 2011 12:36 pm

Amazing. After all that, the Canvas Awning appears to be in one piece!
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Re: CALEDONIA 1934 - Denny

Post by Deepol » Sat Aug 20, 2011 9:36 pm

My pics of the mess. These were taken about a week after Dave's.
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Re: CALEDONIA 1934 - Denny

Post by Dennis Maccoy » Wed Feb 05, 2014 8:18 pm

In happier times:
Caledonia, Tarbert, 19 April 1969_1_1.jpg
At Tarbert on 19 April 1969
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In early June 1969
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In early June 1969
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Re: CALEDONIA 1934 - Denny

Post by Dennis Maccoy » Sat Sep 10, 2016 5:48 pm

At Bridge Wharf on 22 September 1968.
Caledonia 22 September 1968_1_1.jpg
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Re: CALEDONIA 1934 - Denny

Post by Dennis Maccoy » Thu Nov 10, 2016 9:07 pm

In Dalmuir Basin on 10 May 1970.
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Re: CALEDONIA 1934 - Denny

Post by Deepol » Wed Oct 09, 2019 11:09 pm

Old cutting of her at a choppy Dunoon
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