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Warships together
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No: 13911   Contributor: Marcel Gommers / John Southall   Year: 1971   Manufacturer: Swindon railway works   Country: England
Warships together

I think I can tie the date of this to either 1971 or 72 because D854 Tiger was withdrawn in 71 and cut up in 72.
Likewise D 826 Jupiter was cut up at Swindon in 1972.
Location has to be the Swindon "death row".
Amazing that these were only in service for 10 years.

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Picture added on 25 April 2012 at 10:36
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Through Their Eyes - Diesel Collection, England
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