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Report - Duke of Lancaster November 2015

Discussion in 'Other Sites' started by Lavino, Nov 8, 2015.

  1. Lavino

    Lavino 28ÐŁ ƦEGUŁλƦ U$EƦ
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    Visited the ship in north wales with @woopashoopaa @Vulex and @Telf great looking ship with some good graffitti. Lots of barbed wire and fences around the ship but managed to get to the ship but then we heard " your not supposed to be here" by the secca guy coming from his cabin. Did manage to get some pictures was a nice leisurely look around and nice scenery to be had.on with my history and pics....

    On August 10th, 1979, a former Sealink passenger ferry called “The Duke of Lancaster" was beached at Llanerch-y-Mor in North Wales with the intention of turning it into a floating leisure and retail complex called The Fun Ship but the project never achieved it’s full potential due to many long running legal disputes with the local council.

    Make no bones about it, until it was converted into a car ferry she was one of the finest vessels afloat at the time. The first class quarters in the late fifties and early sixties were the best around, silver service restaurants, state rooms and luxurious cabins. In fact, the facilities and the accommodation on board Lancaster were so good she was frequently taken out of her usual ferry service and used as a cruise liner with frequent annual cruises around Scotland, Scandinavia and the Mediterranean.

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    Some nice shots there, looks like you avoided some of the Welsh rain today as well :thumb
     
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    @BoroLad the graffiti is all commissioned. The want to make it into a open air art gallery or something.

    @ZerO81 Enjoy the hospital?
     
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    Nice shots there m8ty. Yea secca there all time by looks of it. Odd cause i heard it was fooked on inside and even if you got on the doors where sealed not 100%. And makes you wonder what secca protecting if it was true mmm makes you want it even more just to find out lol.
     
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    Good one there matey! shame about secca coming out of his cabin the nosey b##tard!
     
  7. scotty markfour

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    we got escorted off site by secca ...lol
     
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    Count yourself lucky you were escorted, it's been far worse over the years ;)
     
  9. Vulex

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    When we were escorted off last week he said we were lucky..... Usual stuff about police but I believed him.
     
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    I can assure you, you would be glad to see the Police given previous experiences that some of us have encountered here over the years, made it more fun though I guess :p
     
  11. Lavino

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    I don't think he was really Upto attacking us with baseball bats tho

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  12. Vulex

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    @Ojay do tell. Please :)
     
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