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Furness Bermuda Line: ships’ crew reunited

The crest of the Furness Bermuda Line,  as used on  the ships’ lifeboats.


Ocean Monarch joining Queen of Bermuda in Hamilton harbour, Bermuda c. 1965.

                 Photograph: Judi Davidson.


Welcome to Furness Bermuda Line: ships’ crew reunited 

Edition 51


10 July



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1. Furness Bermuda Line and two pairs of Sisters - by Allen Soares -  click here.

2. For news of changes at the FBL Association and this website  -  click here.

3. In Memories 11, more names added to the late Jim Baston’s New Year’s Eve picture and we name the year.  Anne Boulton, Leading Stewardess Ocean Monarch, remembered by her son, Benny Goodman remembered by Ian Bray, and further names added to New Year’s Eve picture.  click here

4. In Archives 12, Stephen Card sends us a Furness Bermuda Line transparency found on eBay and stunning new photographs from Allan Davidson. click here


G R A N D   R E U N I O N  16  -   R E P O R T

A Grand Reunion to mark the 50th Anniversary of the end of Furness Bermuda Line was held at Care Ashore (right) on Saturday 14 May 2016.  



Martin Greenwood (right), former Furness Bermuda Line deck officer, reports: 


“This year’s reunion again took place ........”   For Martin’s report, click here


Simon Mitchell.