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    Ivan Cloherty

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    I wonder if the IMO Safety Committee will now revise, or rescind the rules recently introduced which allows container vessels to use less lashings on

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    j.sabourn

    Re: Food

    Thanks Tony is terrible when can’t remember names , the bloke who wrote those books did more for masonry than he will ever realize , recruiting

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    Tony Taylor

    Re: Food

    Rosslyn Chapel, I think is what you are referring to John; also there are depictions of corn (maize) which were supposedly unknown then also. Reputedly,

    Tony Taylor Today, 11:22 AM Go to last post
    j.sabourn

    Re: Food

    #43... Always thought that was a bloke called Penny Farthing. Who was reputed to be a cross dresser. JS

    j.sabourn Today, 11:12 AM Go to last post
    John Robey

    Re: Port launceston.

    Hello Tony and all shipmates
    I sailed aboard the Port Launceston on my first trip to sea as a deck boy in August 1967. I did not know what to expect

    John Robey Today, 10:46 AM Go to last post
    j.sabourn

    Re: Food

    There is an old priory near Edinburgh which appears in a movie one in a series of films , which historically was used by remnants of the knights Templar

    j.sabourn Today, 10:31 AM Go to last post
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    John Arton

    Containers lost overboard

    Thread Starter: John Arton

    It has been mentioned before about the number of containers lost overboard, causing a hazard to shipping. Now it seems that a container ship in the Pacific

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    Bill Morrison

    The America's Cup

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    The America's Cup will beheld in Auckland N.Z. this coming spring. I have always had a fascination of sailing ships but this is some thing else. The

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    John Robey

    John Robey

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    SHIPS NAME AND SERVICE RECORD

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    Polly

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    A very merry season's greetings to all shipmates and families - wherever, whenever.
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