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Offline kyn

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Re: ` Chacons `.
« Reply #5 on: October 12, 2017, 16:57:32 »
Thanks Mikeb :)

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« Reply #4 on: October 12, 2017, 16:19:08 »
 Quite agree Kyn. Perhaps move to "Chatham Dockyard"

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« Reply #3 on: October 12, 2017, 15:45:37 »
What board should this be in?  This isn't a book review..

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« Reply #2 on: October 12, 2017, 13:55:53 »
Here they are lutonman1 being loaded on to RFA Hebe at Chatham

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` Chacons `.
« Reply #1 on: October 12, 2017, 12:48:44 »
While re-searching R. F. A.  `Baccus` an interesting item came up, the `Chacons` used to take supplies
to naval bases overseas, were developed at Chatham. They are small wooden lock up boxes, approx
10ft x 6ft, the fore runners of container boxes.
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