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Wednesday 7 March 1917 - We Lost 388

H M Trawler Vivanti (Skipper Thomas Henry Kay) founders off the coast of Fairlight Hastings. Thirteen including her skipper are lost. The fishing vessel Vulcana (Skipper Robert Walte Windeatt) is sunk by gunfire from UC-76 forty miles east southeast from Auskerry Lighthouse. 228 more words

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Tuesday 31 October 1916 - We Lost 484

The collier S S Adriatic goes missing and is not heard from again.  Apprentice William Alfred Cheetham is lost at age 16.  His father was on the Imperial Trans-Antartic Expedition and will be killed in August 1918 when his ship is sunk. 513 more words

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Paradise in Pefkos

Last Thursday in the very early morning, Debbie & I returned from a week’s holiday in Pefkos, a seaside resort in the island of… 4,040 more words

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