The Carrick/City of Adelaide

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Postby The_Clincher » Mon Jun 28, 2004 7:19 pm

Here's another one of The Carrick in Clyde Street circa late 60's (?)
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Postby DickyHart » Tue Jun 29, 2004 9:47 am

my ex-missus's grandad used to play the organ on the ship in the 70's.
I saw the state of her with my own eyes recently, i nearly wept.
Is this gonna be a standup fight, sir, or another bughunt?
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Postby DickyHart » Fri Jul 02, 2004 12:31 pm

not at my ex-missus, I meant the Carrick 8O
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Postby james73 » Fri Jul 02, 2004 12:39 pm

DickyHart wrote:I saw the state of her with my own eyes recently, i nearly wept.

not my ex-missus, I meant the Carrick 8O



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Postby Fossil » Fri Jul 02, 2004 12:41 pm

DickyHart wrote:my ex-missus's grandad used to play the organ on the ship in the 70's.
I saw the state of her with my own eyes recently, i nearly wept.


DickyHart wrote:not my ex-missus, I meant the Carrick 8O


::): quote of the week goes to Dickyhart...make your way HG towers to collect your prize

A classic

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Postby DickyHart » Fri Jul 02, 2004 1:17 pm

Thank you thank you

I will e-mail my speech to you all individually.

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Postby The_Clincher » Fri Jul 02, 2004 6:31 pm

Some images from my video footage onboard etc ::):
Focsle Deck
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Tween Deck Looking Sternward
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Midships
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Midship Starboard Side
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Midship Port Side
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Tween Deck Looking Fore
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Port Side
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Postby Fossil » Fri Jul 02, 2004 6:41 pm

looks better on the inside than outside, clincher

is there any records of what the interior's have been like over the years?

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Postby james73 » Fri Jul 02, 2004 8:13 pm

The_Clincher wrote:Remembered i had this wee gem in my collection...here she is sinking after a low tide in 1978....she was put right again though :wink:
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You dont have a higher resolution than that do you? (Being a rail bore) I'm
interested in the now-gone St Enoch's bridge thats in the background there.
I've no pictures of it myself.




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Postby The_Clincher » Fri Jul 02, 2004 8:29 pm

James....the pic of the Carrick on it's side there is at it's highest res unfortunately.....

I only have 2 pics of the inside of the Carrick>>>

Nurses Quarters, circa 1920...
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Inside the bar.........
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Postby The_Clincher » Sat Nov 20, 2004 8:32 pm

The wonders of modern technology....click the link to see a small video clip onboard taken by me during refurbishment....enjoy!! ::):

http://s13.yousendit.com/d.aspx?id=30D68B6CEDDD34A0A5CD3C2B46EB4C79

ps...these links expire after 2 weeks i should have mentioned that! It's gone now, but i could repost if required.
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Postby The_Clincher » Thu Dec 30, 2004 1:33 pm

Here's one i took recently of the ship's bell from the Museum building on site in Irvine. If i could carry it i woulda knicked it!! (Only kidding, lawyers) :wink:

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Postby The_Clincher » Wed May 18, 2005 11:36 am

Couple more of the Carrick, from a Taggart episode-

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Postby crusty_bint » Fri Feb 03, 2006 1:37 pm

Sad news from the EveningTimes folks

End of the line for Carrick

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Postby McShad » Fri Feb 03, 2006 1:54 pm

If they'd have pulled their finger out their ass years ago, it would have been saved
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