10 August 2010

Pilot Down


On this day in 1947, well-known senior pilot on the River Clyde, Captain Duncan Cameron, died at the age of 67. He was with the Clyde Pilotage Authority for 30 years before retiring in 1945. Prior to their maiden voyages, Captain Cameron took the Queen Mary and the Queen Elizabeth down river from their fitting-out basins at Clydebank.

Source:
The Glasgow Herald

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