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Good old times: PLA Thames Pilots at Work


published on 18 May 2020 1776 -

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Footage showing the ARCADIA leaving Tilbury Landing Stage and PLA pilot boarding sugar ship bound for Thames Refinery. footage taken from the documentary short film ' Till I End My Song'
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