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Southern Cross PUMP Spotted in Port Vila


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Old 06-18-2019, 06:06:02 AM
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Default Southern Cross PUMP Spotted in Port Vila

Hi all.
Last November I took my first real holiday ever, a cruise to Vanuatu and Port Vila. Whilst visiting some amazing blue lagoon swimming holes in Port Vila, I found this old pump all the way from Toowoomba, derelict in the bushes. I’m assuming it’s a screw pump? I’d have loved to drag that back home, but I don’t reckon the captain would allow it on his ship😂
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It is just one of these Helical Rotary Pump nothing special
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Default Re: Southern Cross PUMP Spotted in Port Vila

Hello Mr Muzz
Don't be surprised where you come across Southern Cross gear. Mrs Scotty's dad had lots of Southern Cross gear in New Caledonia and Morrocco. He even had a Kingswood in Morrocco.
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