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David was a Second Engineer at Elder Dempster Lines
As Second Engineer at Elder Dempster Lines, David was responsible for: the care and maintenance of machinery, the power generation, the pumping system, the refrigeration and other electrical items.
David joined Elder Dempster Lines to continue his family’s seafaring tradition – both David’s father and grandfather had careers at sea.
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Hear the stories of the people of Elder Dempster Lines.
Cattle onboard the ship
David's watchkeeping certificate