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The Launch

By Big_Beavis  
Another local old shot, this ship was launched on the coast approximately 10 miles from where I am currently sitting.

No votes please. I missed unticking the box, and can't find it in the editing options.

Tags: General Black and white Digitally manipulated Workington Ship Launch

Voters: buxton, taggart, Daisymaye and 15 more

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RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
24 Jan 2013 12:17AM
Great to see another shot from the past, this time the launch of this three masted barque.

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taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
24 Jan 2013 12:22AM
Interesting to think about that--- No ship was ever launched anywhere near where I live!
24 Jan 2013 12:56AM
Another great old image......Sandy
Ayoob 5 Australia
24 Jan 2013 1:51AM
Wonderful shot.......Grin
Hermanus 4 4 South Africa
24 Jan 2013 4:13AM
What a great capture !! This does not happen often SmileGrin
CarolG Plus
9 196 18 Greece
24 Jan 2013 5:48AM
A fine presentation, David. Carol
24 Jan 2013 7:25AM
Ooops ticked the box by accident......
These have been really interesting.
SUE118 Plus
8 8 1 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2013 7:29AM
Super old image.
marktc Plus
6 86 14 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2013 7:44AM
A superb look back at our history and your work helps preserve that for the next generation, something I'm very aware of now I have Benjamin! Thank you for your efforts Dave I'm voting not for the fact you took it but for the work you are doing to preserve our heritage!
7 10 10 England
24 Jan 2013 8:36AM
We never seem to hear of launches today only of places closing down, so thank you for this.
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
24 Jan 2013 8:58AM
Another wonderful old image, David, are you restoring/repairing them?

24 Jan 2013 10:43AM
another good oldie Dave enjoying this series

Irishkate Plus
6 38 100 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2013 11:22AM
A beautiful old image.
kazza12 4 2 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2013 1:50PM
a great old image and very well presented SmileSmile karen p.s am voting because of the presentation SmileSmile
tomcat 11 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2013 6:20PM

Quote:No votes please

Well that didn't work X 14Wink

Mike_Smith Plus
9 321 1 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2013 8:24PM
A lovely old image, i have seen similar pictures taken just up the road from me in the port of Whitby
canonfan 6 7 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2013 8:27PM
Another golden oldie
24 Jan 2013 8:31PM
Another super oldie picture David..Lin
pamelajean Plus
10 969 1832 United Kingdom
25 Jan 2013 1:33AM

Quote:David, are you restoring/repairing them?

I would be interested to know that, too. Have you done any editing on them?
JuBarney Plus
5 20 3 United Kingdom
25 Jan 2013 11:18AM
Lovely production
Sianp 9 7 United Kingdom
8 Feb 2013 7:20PM
Cracking image, has that real olde worlds feel to it.

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