Looking back in time

Pictures from yesteryear

Do you know the name of this vessel?

Everyone always talks about the ‘good old days’ when times were simpler. In some of our issues, we will be printing photos from years gone by. See if you recognise the places and people in them.

Vessel mystery
This picture was taken in 1961. Do you know the name of the vessel? – Photo: courtesy Ivan Burges

We would love this mystery solved. Email [email protected] if you know the answer.

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