Ghost ship appears

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  1. robin bird

    robin bird Well-Known Member

    Here on Merseyside low tides are making a ghost ship, sunk by a German WW2, to appear. Wreckage of survey ship SS Denham,that sank in July 1946, is now a rusted hulk not normally visible. The site is off the coast at New Brighton. Eight died, one survivor.
     

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    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    Panel from my collection Tower Hill Memorial for the 3 men missing
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    005 CAMPBELL WJ - MERSEY DOCKS AND HARBOUR BOARD PILOTAGE AUTHORITY, SS DENHAM LIVERPOOL 18/07/1946 LIGHTHOUSE AND PILOTAGE AUTHORITIES PANEL 122.

    007 COLLINS W - MERSEY DOCKS AND HARBOUR BOARD PILOTAGE AUTHORITY, SS DENHAM 18/07/1946 LIGHTHOUSE AND PILOTAGE AUTHORITIES SEC. 13. R.C. GRAVE 158.
    012 GIBBONS GE - MERSEY DOCKS AND HARBOUR BOARD PILOTAGE AUTHORITY, SS DENHAM 18/07/1946 LIGHTHOUSE AND PILOTAGE AUTHORITIES
    019 KENNEDY M - MERSEY DOCKS AND HARBOUR BOARD PILOTAGE AUTHORITY, SS DENHAM 18/07/1946 LIGHTHOUSE AND PILOTAGE AUTHORITIES
    022 MACDONALD R - MERSEY DOCKS AND HARBOUR BOARD PILOTAGE AUTHORITY, SS DENHAM 18/07/1946 LIGHTHOUSE AND PILOTAGE AUTHORITIES SEC. 1B. GEN. GRAVE 146.
    028 RICHARDSON JE - MERSEY DOCKS AND HARBOUR BOARD PILOTAGE AUTHORITY, SS DENHAM LIVERPOOL 18/07/1946 LIGHTHOUSE AND PILOTAGE AUTHORITIES PANEL 122.
    029 ROSCOE TA - MERSEY DOCKS AND HARBOUR BOARD PILOTAGE AUTHORITY, SS DENHAM LIVERPOOL 18/07/1946 LIGHTHOUSE AND PILOTAGE AUTHORITIES PANEL 122.
    014 HALDANE WHJ - MERSEY DOCKS AND HARBOUR BOARD PILOTAGE AUTHORITY, SS DENHAM 18/07/1946 LIGHTHOUSE AND PILOTAGE AUTHORITIES SEC. 18.C. GRAVE 58.
     
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  3. robin bird

    robin bird Well-Known Member

    Cheers. Lest we forget
     

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