Project Description

FROM THE LARGE PERSONAL COLLECTION THAT WAS BILL DOWNS. THE OLD SALTY SEA DOG, AB, IR AND SHIP’S EXECUTIVE CHEF. BILL TELLS ME THAT THESE JOBS WERE TOP JOBS IN THEIR DAY. OWNED BY THE BRITISH PHOSPATE COMMISSION , MANNED BY AUSTRALIAN CREWS AND CARRIED PHOSPHATE FROM CHRISTMAS ISLAND, NAURU & OCEAN ISLAND BACK TO THE LAND OF OZ. TRIENZA BUILT IN GLASGOW IN 1937/38 SCRAPPED IN 1967. MV TRI-ELLIS BUILT IN GLASGOW 1958 & SCRAPPED IN 1980.