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Think Global, Act Local – How the Clyde Spanned the World, Part 2 – Shipyards

Tuesday, 11th June 2019

 

Wed, 3rd July 2019, 6pm – 7pm.

This talk by Alastair Hart is a follow-on talk which will illustrate some examples of the contribution Clyde shipyards made to overseas yards that are major shipbuilders to this day.

Alastair has worked in the marine industry for forty years starting as a student apprentice on the Lower Clyde.

Please book a FREE seat at following link:-

www.eventbrite.co.uk/think-global/

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