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Andy Dobbie
20th August 2011, 10:21 AM
Ships Name and Service RecordFull Name
Andrew Dobbie Discharge Book Number
R873912 Department
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Deck Boy to A B Ships
Most of my ships came via the Glasgow Ship. Fed - Broomielaw.

MV Westmintster Bridge - May 69 to Oct 69
Deck Boy

MV Mabel Warwick - Nov 69 to Feb 70
Deck Boy/ Jun O S

MV Redcar - Mar 70 to Jun 70

MV Rowanmore - Jun 70 Oct 70

MV Fairhead - Oct 70 Dec 70

MV Crystal Diamond - Dec 70 to Feb 71

MV Assiout - Feb 71 to Apr 71

MV Plagiola - May 71 to Nov 71

MV Booker Venture - Dec 71 to July 72

Took a break ashore for 18 months, wish I hadn't.
I returned in Dec 73 and started back with Harrisons of Clyde and was farmed out from there and mostly worked on the British & European coast till I finally left in 1975 after I got married. and have since worked as a Civil Servant!!!!

MV Avon Forest - Dec 73 to Jan 74

MV Laurentian Forest - Feb 74 to Mar 74

RFA Grey Rover - Apr 74 to Jun 74

MV Loch Carron - Jun 74 to July 74

MV Saint Coleman - Aug 74 to Aug 74

MV La Quinta - Sept 74 to Dec 74

MV Wib - Jan 75 to Mar 75

Mv Carnoustie - Apr 75 to July 75

Left the MN for land employment.
To date I live in Peterhead (Scot) and sometimes when I go down town I see a lot of Supply Vessels berthed. I often ask myself what would it be like now?

Gerry McDonald
28th December 2014, 10:55 AM
Hi Andrew, I was one of the catering boys on the Loch Carron June - Aug 74. Do you remember Laurence from South Uist and Ian from Barra?

Doc Vernon
28th December 2014, 08:28 PM
Hello Andrew
Thank you for joining and listing your Ships and details
Hope you have a long stay and enjoy whats on offer here!