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SS Politician

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  1. Tagrel
    Men embarking on what customs officials described as “illegal fishing trips” are thought to have recovered the SS Politician bottles of malt whisky, which were originally part of a ,bottle bounty bound for Jamaica and New Orleans from Liverpool, in the years following its sinking off the Island of Eriskay, on the west coast of Scotland, in
  2. Mozahn
    A rather snazzy bottling of The S.S. Politician Whisky Galore blended Scotch whisky, named after novel based on the true life events of The S.S. Politician running aground and having its cargo (whisky) liberated (taken). This bottle was part of a private collection - if you'd like more detailed photos just get in touch!Brand: Whisky Galore.
  3. Dataur
    Aug 03,  · Sometimes shipwrecks have liquor on board. That’s the case with the wreck of the SS Politician, a ship that ran aground in the Outer Hebrides as World War II raged on. The Politician was carrying 28, cases of whisky when it sank, and several locals seized on the opportunity to salvage some very tasty liquor from what remained of the vessel.
  4. Mamuro
    Blended Scotch Whisky In its original guise, SS Politician was a blend created in the s using whisky salvaged from the wreckage of the eponymous ship run aground off Eriskay. A tiny amount of the salvaged whisky was blended into each decanter, the majority of the liquid being malt and grain whiskies with unknown provenance.
  5. Fenrikora
    SS Politician: Whisky galore off Eriskay ON THE morning of the 5th of February a young lad was combing a beach in South Uist. What caught his .
  6. Gardadal
    Himmler, Heinrich, - , German politician, Reichsfuehrer SS (Reich SS Leader) - , portrait, early s, A yellow star worn by kapo in concentration camps. A kapo or prisoner functionary was a prisoner assigned by SS guards to supervise forced labour or carry out administrative tasks.
  7. Tygozragore
    This is the famous 'Whisky Galore' ship that ran aground on the Outer Hebrides during the Second World War. This is an opportunity to savour a 's whisky at a reasonable cost. On the 3rd February the freighter SS Politician sailed from Reviews: 1.
  8. Faubar
    Jul 23,  · A miniature bottle of The SS Politician 'Whisky Galore'. The story of this blend starts in , when the SS Politician ran aground off Eriskay in the Outer Hebrides. On board were over bottles of Scotch whisky, which the Islanders wasted no t.

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