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Stories from the Atlantic Coast Express

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As part of the Mid Hants “Canadian Pacific – Engineering a Future from the Past” project (if the Heritage Lottery grant is successful) they will be creating a historic record (oral, video and displays) of how steam trains were used for educations from London in the Second World War, immigrants travelling from Southampton in the 1950s, and holiday maker specials in the 1950s and 1960s such as the Atlantic Coast Express. 3,719 more words

Steam Train

Finally the End of Phase 3

I don’t even know what to say about Phase 3 really other than it was a long slog made bearable by having a great group of people in my class.   274 more words

Merchant Navy

CAM Ships - Protecting the Convoy from the Condors

Much has been written about the Battle of the Atlantic and the convoys that kept Britain alive. One aspect of this battleground has largely been forgotten however being overshadowed by the menace of the U-Boats. 1,063 more words


Merchant Navy Memorial, Hull, 2014.

Striking, isn’t it? If you’re visiting Hull you will find it behind the Maritime Museum on Queen Victoria Square. You can’t really get an impression of the height of the memorial in this photograph photograph, but this article about on the BBC News ( 19 more words


Snapshots Of A Life Unknown

One of the personality traits you need for both journalism and the study of history is nosiness – a curiosity and interest in other people and their lives. 247 more words


One of The Best Leading University of Indian Maritime University

If you are preparing for a worthy cause shipping, delivery course in Delhi is your right place where you can put your dreams of success you are looking for. 260 more words

Career At Sea