Places we visited……


A regular call in the Bank Line was to Galveston, Texas, to load bulk sulphur. It ws often the first port after a ballast trip across the Atlantic.

The Liberty ship MAPLEBANK loaded there as one of a regular stream of Bank Line ships

Galveston island seafront – a holiday playground

1 thought on “Places we visited..Galveston

  1. During the period 11th – 14th May 1960 the MV Teakbank loaded11.718 tons of Bulk Sulphur at Galveston destined for discharge at Newcastle NSW, Australia.
    At the time I was 2nd Mate.


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