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Image: Jim Gormley
Jim Gormley Website Founder 1920- 2003


Image: G Garside

George H Garside pictured.
Image: Stan Hambrey
Stan Hambrey (RAF)
Image: HMS Panther

HMS Panther pictured.

SS Strathaird

Image: SS Strathaird

Gross Registered Tonnage -22,284 tons
Length x Width -664 feet x 80 feet
Builder and Year of Build -Vickers-Armstrongs of Barrow - 1931
First Class + Tourist Accommodation - 498 + 670 persons : Total 1,168 passengers
Sister-Vessel - S.S. Strathnaver
Subsequent Names - None
Ultimate Fate - Broken up at Hong Kong in 1961