HMAS Manoora & TSMV Ambulombo,
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HMAS Manoora & TSMV Ambulombo,
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Manoora Brochure & Deck Plan
This page presents two fine items an excellent TSMV Manoora brochure and a full Accommodation Plan of the ship, which was sourced from the original that was sent to me by Mr. Jack Dwyer. However I had to reduce the Plan considerably as it was in a rather large format, but I am pleased with the result!
As you many have read on Page Two, it was Jack Dwyer’s parent’s, Mollie and Frank Dwyer who sailed on the delightful Manoora, and I am certainly most appreciative to Jack Dwyer for providing all the items of memorabilia as found on previous page and below. I am sure that all these are of great interest to my many readers! For interest, you can locate details of Mr and Mrs Dwyer Snr voyage on page two. The link is located at the bottom of the page.
Now, let us remember the wonderful days of a fine Australian coastal liner!!
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Please Note: The above Brochure & Deck Plan below was provided by Mr. Jack Dwyer. These are NOT to be copied and used without written consent.
A postcard of the Manoora seen sailing up mthe
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