Two ladies in swimming costumes in the "Greasy Pole" competition aboard the 'Empress of Canada'

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Reproduction ID: P85862

Maker: Marine Photo Service

Date: circa 1965

Materials: Cellulose acetate negative

This photograph is featured in Waterline, a new photographic exhibition revealing the joys and trials of the heyday of cruising. It's on at the National Maritime Museum until October 2011, www.nmm.ac.uk/waterline/

Tom Clapping, roused_rabbit, and 141 other people added this photo to their favorites.

  1. wizardjks 41 months ago | reply

    i wonder how they got so high in the air

  2. roobottom 41 months ago | reply

    They're on a pole.

  3. wizardjks 41 months ago | reply

    LOL sheesh couldn't see that on my phone haha

  4. Aether Design 41 months ago | reply

    Hitting each other with a trash bag of balloons can be great fun. Love the water caps.

  5. BRE@NNE 40 months ago | reply

    this is incredible! i love the tones!

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