Bill Quay

Re: Bill Quay

Postby teesships » Mon Jun 10, 2019 3:13 pm

Just wondering if she might actually be the ETHELAIDA? Of similar vintage (built 1891) and also from Readheads.
She would also make the photo pre-WW1

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Re: Bill Quay

Postby northeast » Mon Jun 10, 2019 4:50 pm

I will throw ETHELREDA into the mix ... certainly only 4 letters after the ETHEL.

http://sunderlandships.com/view.php?yea ... =ETHELREDA

You'll remember Ethel from The Glums .... oooh, Ron! :lol:
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Re: Bill Quay

Postby creemaster » Tue Jun 11, 2019 9:39 am

No but I remember Jimmy the Clitheroe Kid!!!
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Re: Bill Quay

Postby Whickham » Tue Jun 11, 2019 12:12 pm

I think you have it Ron, Kevin has just sent me this extra detailed scan. ETHELAIDA fits well.

Ethelaida.jpg
Photo courtesy of Kevin Blair
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Re: Bill Quay

Postby magoonigal » Tue Jun 11, 2019 1:23 pm

Funnel Colours match the Harrowing Steamship Company of Whitby.
Paul Hood. + WSS Tyneside Branch Hon Sec.
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