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    Fred F Ravenscroft

    Re: Hostile Waters

    This was one of my ships but before 71 did she still have the gas tanks?

    Fred F Ravenscroft Today, 12:31 PM Go to last post
    Keith Tindell

    Re: Where didnít you go ?

    I was lucky in my relatively short time to have done SUEZ several times, PANAMA several times Kiel several times and Corinth once on a UBC Baltic boat,

    Keith Tindell Today, 12:14 PM Go to last post
    Ivan Cloherty

    Re: Where didnít you go ?

    During my seagoing and shore careers I visited over 90 countries,(lived and worked in a few) and as there are now in excess of 200 countries guess there

    Ivan Cloherty Today, 12:01 PM Go to last post
    Nicholas Messinger

    Re: Pets on ships.

    I had a pet monkey on board P&O's mv Salmara, which I purchased in Singapore's Boogie Street, having gone ashore to buy a parrot!
    The little

    Nicholas Messinger Today, 10:02 AM Go to last post
    John Arton

    Re: Where didnít you go ?

    I guess I was lucky as in my 41 years of sailing I visited every continent. North and south America, USA, Canada (both countries east and west coasts),

    John Arton Today, 09:22 AM Go to last post
    Captain Kong

    Re: Where didnít you go ?

    I have seen more of the world since I retired after 45 years at sea than I did when Seafaring.
    Anne has done the same. Bet she has seen more of

    Captain Kong Today, 08:45 AM Go to last post
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    Duke Drennan

    Where didnít you go ?

    Thread Starter: Duke Drennan

    We often discuss the far off places we sailed to but where didnít we go. When I think back to those days and read various posts on here, I feel fortunate

    Last Post By: Keith Tindell Today, 12:14 PM Go to last post
    Keith Tindell

    Alacrity

    Thread Starter: Keith Tindell

    For any Everard men, this short, vey grainy film shows the launch of the Alacrity from Goole, i know some members were with everards kt

    Last Post By: Doc Vernon Yesterday, 11:12 PM Go to last post
    Mike Hall

    Swimming Pool

    Thread Starter: Mike Hall

    I was informed the other day,that the swimming pool on the Titanic is still full of water.!!

    Last Post By: happy daze john in oz Today, 06:06 AM Go to last post
    happy daze john in oz

    Vietnam

    Thread Starter: happy daze john in oz

    Saw an excellent movie yesterday,
    "Dangerous Close' is the story of the battle of Lon Tan during the Vietnam war in 1966.

    108

    Last Post By: happy daze john in oz Today, 06:38 AM Go to last post
    steve boulton

    Steve Boulton

    Thread Starter: steve boulton

    SHIPS NAME AND SERVICE RECORD

    Full Name
    Steve Boulton
    Discharge Book Number
    R ******
    Department
    Engine Room
    Your Rank/Rating
    not

    Last Post By: Doc Vernon 22nd August 2019, 10:41 PM Go to last post
    Keith Tindell

    cannot buy Greenland

    Thread Starter: Keith Tindell

    You would not believe it, but Donald T has a right cob on, and has cancelled his state visit to Denmark, because Denmark will not sell him Greenland

    Last Post By: happy daze john in oz Yesterday, 06:24 AM Go to last post
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