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No: 13785   Contributor: Paul Strathdee   Year: 1946   Manufacturer: Lithgows, Port of Glasgow, United Kingdom   Country: United Kingdom

Blue Star Line cargo vessel on the Clyde off Gourock in 1946. She was completed as EMPIRE GALAHAD by Lithgows at Port Glasgow in 1942.
As OCEAN PEACE she was scrapped at Kaohsiung in 1967.
Photo by the late Donald Robertson now in my collection.
Picture added on 16 April 2010 at 18:40
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I have been looking for a photograph of the CELTIC STAR for over forty years, and was pleasently surprised when it poped up as I was going through the ship photographs. I have 15 albums of Blue Star ships. The only ship now left for me to see is the MILTONSTAR of 1916.

Added by Tony Atkinson on 03 January 2012.
If you wait long enough....... You are very welcome to take it for your collection.

Added by Paul Strathdee on 04 January 2012.
Just found my fathers Merchant seaman identity card. He was on the Celtic star 28th June 1946. I have been looking for a photograph of the CELTIC STAR.

Added by Ann Sarge on 04 May 2015.
Again if you wish to take a copy by all means do so.

Added by Paul Strathdee on 11 May 2015.
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Lithgows, Port of Glasgow, United Kingdom

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