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White Star Carriers
White Star Carriers
Photo: David Devine
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Item #: 12962
Inside White Star Carriers of Cale Lane, New Springs.

Comment by: colin quinn on 5th July 2011 at 19:33

dident know white star had depots in birmingham and london

Comment by: walter on 7th July 2011 at 20:55

you are right Colin they didn't, but i'm sure you know these were actually Atlas Express depots, the list was to impress, make sure companies understood White Star could handle goods for anywhere. I actually went to some of these depots.

Comment by: Bill McCracken on 1st May 2013 at 05:57

The man in the brown smock is mr John Abernethy senior.Johns Father.John also worked for White Star, on the Clerical side.

Comment by: Bill McCracken on 5th July 2015 at 12:51

this photo taken before they had a loading bay installed. Man at the rear was Arthur Pilkington owner along with his Brother Dennis.

Comment by: carl(Jimmy) hardin on 25th September 2022 at 19:47

Many happy memories working at this place. 1965/1966 I remember the boss Arthur and John who done clerical duties in the little office to the left as you walked in to the loading area. Great times.

Comment by: Kevin Eccles on 27th September 2022 at 13:20

My grandad Jimmy Green worked for White Star Carriers

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