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    Graham Payne

    Re: Death at sea

    Only fools and 1st trippers sit on the rails of a ship.
    Wise advice from an A/B on my first ship.

    Graham Payne Today, 11:06 AM Go to last post
    vic mcclymont

    Re: Death at sea

    September 1970 on th SA Vaal, we had a passenger go over the wall (believed hewas thrown, not proven). He is was in the water for over 15 hours, we turned

    vic mcclymont Today, 10:47 AM Go to last post
    Keith Tindell

    Re: Death at sea

    I would think man over board on the cargo ships i was on, would more likely happen with guys sitting on the guard rail having smoko, happened all the

    Keith Tindell Today, 10:15 AM Go to last post
    Johnny Kieran

    Re: Death at sea

    I find it hard to understand how anyone "fell off a cruise ship". I've been on quite a few cruises, on different ships, and always walked all

    Johnny Kieran Today, 09:59 AM Go to last post
    j.sabourn

    Re: Thunderbox.

    Don’t think it has been mentioned in any of these stories , if it has. apologies. Maybe these all refer to that old seagoing expression “

    j.sabourn Today, 07:00 AM Go to last post
    j.sabourn

    Re: A few things to ponder

    #2. John Why were we told to lower our AC usage on hot days to prevent overwhelming the Electric Grid while simultaneously being told to trade in our

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    j.sabourn

    A few things to ponder

    Thread Starter: j.sabourn

    There are many more but picked at random...
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    James Curry

    Captains requirements

    Thread Starter: James Curry

    If only it was this easy. lol


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    Ian Smith

    Don't take advantage, it might cost you!

    Thread Starter: Ian Smith

    I was a Galley Boy with the Port Line in 1957 on my first trip to New Zealand on the MV Port Dunedin.
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    Keith Tindell

    Death at sea

    Thread Starter: Keith Tindell

    Just goes to show that life is on a thin thread, go on a cruise , having a lovely time etc,


    https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-63846157

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    vic mcclymont

    Daily Mirror

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    According to the above named newspaper, they have unearthed a Time Traveller.

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    Tobias Elwood

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    Did anyone hear Tobias Elwood on Sky news this morning and other news channels.
    Were has he been for the last number of years. Telling us something

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