CITY OF EXETER CITY OF EXETER Add to My Archive Modify Page Content Ship Details Rig Steel Twin Screw Steamer, 584 nhp. Built 1914 Built In Belfast Tonnage 9,373g 5,987n Built By Workman, Clark & Co.Ltd. Dimensions 486.7 x 58.9 x 32.6 Demise Ellerman Lines Ltd. (City Line Ltd. Mgr), reg. Glasgow. VoyagesView Full List 11 July 1919 ➜ 20 August 1919 CITY OF EXETER London 1919 ➜ 24 February 1919 CITY OF EXETER Liverpool Media CITY OF EXETER Upload Media Comment My family and myself, aged 4, Nicholas Buser (not verified) on Thu, 2019-05-09 17:20 My family and myself, aged 4, arrived on this ship in England from Bombay 21st March 1945. I still cannot understand why we did not wait until the war officially ended , as we must have been in convoy and surely the U boats were still active on unrestricted torpedo activity. .No particular memories of the voyage (except the Gully Gully men going through the Suez Canal .This was my first time on British soil, we went to war-torn London where is was not easy to find a home to rent but ended up in Holland Park area . I believe V2s were still descending on London in those days . reply Very interested to see this Sue (not verified) on Sat, 2019-11-09 21:57 Very interested to see this photo. My mother, aged 7, travelled on the City of Exeter from New York to Liverpool in November 1942. Her father had been stationed in Jamaica but was called back to the U.K. He travelled back a short while earlier whilst my mother, her mother and her 4 year old brother had to wait in New York for passage. Ships travelled in convoy. Having left New York the City of Exeter collided with another ship (the Atlantic) and had to return to New York. It could not have been too serious as 8 days later the City of Exeter joined another convoy heading back to the U.K. A risky journey. My mother recalls at one point, not far from Liverpool, the engines were turned off and everyone had to be quiet because of the threat of U boats. reply <a href=http://skoperations JamesGelty (not verified) on Mon, 2020-07-27 09:22 <a href=http://skoperations.site/q_demo_account.php>New search engine. - 1000 000$ </a> The only personal property his wife owned were a couple stacks of clothes she had purchased at Wal-Mart. There is hardly anyone I know who are capable of without income. Smurfing money likewise known as structuring. <a href="http://skoperations.site/q_demo_account.php">New search engine. - 1000 000</a> Have you wondered critical it will be practice? When trading the foreign currency market is a very wise idea to use a Forex demo account. Lots of people "demo" means practice. You'll find it means that you just can use someone else's money to determine if the Forex is employed by you. reply In 1939, Lord Drax (look him Kumar S (not verified) on Wed, 2021-04-14 08:56 In 1939, Lord Drax (look him up - has a fun name) and other British diplomats left England on this very ship for a trip to Moscow. Their purpose - to have talks with Stalin on a Russia-Britan pact to stop Germany from invading Poland. Unfortunately, Britain was not really serious about the pact since Poland would not accept Russian troops on the land (with good reason, of course). In order to slow this process as much as possible, the British diplomats decided to use this slow ship instead of flying. Took them an entire week to get from Britain to Leningrad and then a train to Moscow. reply Your Stories Your name * E-mail * Post your story * Submit Leave this field blank Share this Page Share this ship with your friends and followers online.