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Furness Bermuda Line: ships’ crew reunited

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Queen of Bermuda port side to Pier 95, New York.  Taken from the top of the Empire State Building in 1960.  The other vessel is Kungsholm.

Photo: Alva James.

Useful references

Queen of Bermuda and the Furness Bermuda Line’, by Piers Plowman & Stephen J. Card, Bermuda Maritime Museum Press, 2002.

‘Furness Withy 1891  -  1991’, by David Burrell,  World Ship Society, 1992.

‘Bermondsey Boy - Memories of a Forgotten World’, by Tommy Steele, Michael Joseph Penguin Books, 2006.

‘From Broadway to Bermuda’, Part 12 of the The Great Liners video series.  Produced by Des Cox and distributed by Snowbow Productions (2000) Ltd.


Media coverage

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