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Old 18-04-2017, 05:30 PM   #616
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Arrow SS Lesbian

Convoy OG 1..

Length: 272 ft 1 in ..

Lesbian was the third Ellerman Lines ship to bear that name..She was named after the inhabitants of Lesbos, Greece..On 24 May 1925, Lesbian ran aground at Kephez, Turkey..She was refloated on 27 May 1925..Lesbian was operated under the management of Ellerman & Papayanni Lines Ltd..On 23rd June 1940, Lesbian was impounded by Vichy French forces at Beirut, Lebanon.. During the Allied invasion of Syria & Lebanon in 1941, Beirut was bombed..Lesbian was powered by a triple expansion steam engine of 274 horsepower (204 kW) which was built by Wallsend Slipway Co Ltd, Newcastle upon Tyne... is not just about control..It's also about letting go..Surprise yourself so you can surprise the audience..Transcendence!.Very few have it in them..So are U2 sisters?..
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