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IN CONTROL

 

Your's truly sat in the cab of the Bedford SL type, Sulage Bowser.

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WELCOME TO MY DOOR

 

Welcome to my door of Room 4, Block 7, Main Camp, Christmas Island.  Three of us shared this room like other rooms fellows were two to three to a room.

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WE WATCH AND WAIT

 

Honolulu Airport, 1959. We watch the aircraft movements and the Boeing 707 in foreground, while we wait to board once again our Eagle Airways D.C. 6, for the last part of the journey to Christmas Island.

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VIEW TO THE MOUNTAINS

 

Hardstands ready and waiting for the passenger aircraft to arrive, Honolulu Airport, 1959.

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Hickhamfield Airport, Honolulu. Control Tower

 

Airport control tower and Sky Restaurant, Honolulu Airport, 1959.

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MUSEUM BUILDING

 

A Museum that we were taken to on trip around San Francisco.  If my memory serves me right.

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A ROOM WITH A VIEW

 

This was the rooftop view from the window of our room.  Not that it mattered much as we were out, most of the day getting a look at San Francisco.

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ROOM AT COMMODORE HOTEL SAN FRANCISCO

 

Brian reading, in the room we were allocated in Commodore Hotel, for our day stopover  in San Francisco. 

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A MODERN LOOK WOOLWORTHS

 

Woolworth on Market Street, San Francisco.  This was a modern looking Woolworths to the shops we had here in the 1950's.

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JUST TRYING TO GET TO THE TOP

 

Not at all easy to climb the Coconut Tree as the Gilbertese fellows made it look.

This picture was taken of me, by Allan Morgan.  He worked in the Communication Centre and was a telephonist.