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    Hello there Port lLiner's.
    My Port line ships were:
    MV Lowlander January - June 1947 (War prize seconded to Port Line)
    MV Port St John November 1949 - March 1950
    MV Port Dunedin May 1950 - October 1950
    The Aussie/NZ service was caled the MANZ Line.
    Good ships.
    Richard Q
    Our Ship was our Home
    Our Shipmates our Family

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    phill i sailed with a lofty kellet on a saw savill ship may have been the icenic or medic good sea man but after a drink-----well you seem to know something???

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    i seem to have found a blank page so here goe's, is there anybody out there !! a bit late starting at 73 years old all this Hi teck is to much for me. win or lose off we go . Vindi 1954 first ship july of that year, MV Port Jackson eng/boy on there a couple of years 11.60 a month, tiger on the Wyndham (capt Stanton. (i think) a few other port boat's working bye, then got talked in to going on the big ships, Durban Castle (big for KG5) then the largest out of KG5 Dominion Monarch. got as far as Freemantle, went ashore for a drink as it was my 21st birthday, 13th October 1959 ship left without me!!, end of life at sea, as a matter of interest 16 jumped that day i was the only one that missed her !! anyone remember the Duke fridge eng. Byee Joe

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    HI Rod, i was eng's boy, July 54 or 55 first trip out of the Vindi, not to sure of year !! stayed on her a couple of years eng steward's at that time Terry (big guy) and Jim !! Both Londoners, i still remember the lamb that came through the window on my first day and some burly docker shouted (leave her ther mate) happy days. Joe

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    Hi! Darrel
    Shouldn't the, Sign on date, read '54?
    Typo error,easily made. I do same, often.
    Cheers.

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    Joseph Metalle re post #35.

    Hey Joe, looks like we just missed sailing together.

    Cheers, Rodney

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    hello terry
    how are you getting spoke to you many moons ago if you remember, thing i remember if t met you on the nick, i know you said tou were on the ferries for a wee while as second steward.
    all the best
    F Carson

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