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Thread #43167   Message #632541
Posted By: Gareth
21-Jan-02 - 06:40 PM
Thread Name: Titanic and Olympic
Subject: RE: Titanic and Olympic
Who needs the Libuary The Last White Star Liner Was the "Brittanic" scrapped 1960.

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Reading through this site there is confirmation that liners were built for ease of conversion to "Armed Merchant Cruisers" and I have no doubt a subsidy was involved.