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'Devonia' & passengers at Corunna
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No: 22222   Contributor: David T. Jackson   Year: 1965   Manufacturer: Fairfield, Govan, United Kingdom   Country: Spain
'Devonia' & passengers at Corunna

British India Steam Navigation Co's educational cruise ship "Devonia" alongside at Corunna, Spain, on 10th August 1965, with some of her student passengers. For details of the ship see picture #22178.


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Picture added on 27 May 2013 at 07:23
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I always wonder how school cruising would fare nowadays with the present generation.

Added by Paul Strathdee on 28 May 2013.
See the same picture with other comments on the Time Capsules web site, no. 2817.

www.time-capsules.co.uk/picture/number2817.asp

Added by Peter Langsdale on 28 May 2013.
Sa, had a brilliant time. We crossed the Bay of Biscay in a force 9 gale, iled on the Devonia in 1966










Was part of a school trip that sailed on the Devonia late 1966, we crossed the Bay Of Biscay in a force 9 gale, poor matron was kept busy that night. Modern day schools would never allow their pupils the freedom we expreienced that holiday with our teachers




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