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The first ship to officially enter the newly constructed Bridgetown Harbour was the S S Diplomat? The ‘Diplomat was welcomed on March 10, 1961, by government ministers, members of the House of Assembly, civil servants and port officials. However, the very first vessel to call and unload cargo was ‘The Tomboy’, which docked, unloaded colas, and departed quietly into the horizon.

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