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    j.sabourn

    Re: Woolworths

    I left the guild part of the MUA in 2002 and conditions were the best I had seen in 50 years. Am now a member of AMSA ( allied merchant seafarers association,)

    j.sabourn Today, 01:32 AM Go to last post
    j.sabourn

    Re: Shipping containers

    They should build container ships like car carriers all covered in when Containers arrived on the scene they were loaded into the holds , greed and

    j.sabourn Today, 01:21 AM Go to last post
    Les Woodard

    Re: Woolworths

    John it was tough at first purchasing a house but we did it. All on one wage I might add plus able to afford car and holidays after a few years in the

    Les Woodard Today, 01:15 AM Go to last post
    j.sabourn

    Re: Shipping containers

    The nicked goods as you say were only a headache to the ship when you threw the empties over the side . If you had left them there would not have not

    j.sabourn Today, 01:13 AM Go to last post
    j.sabourn

    Re: Gunshots at Canberra airport.

    Believe Fouro would be the one to have the experience in Airport security at one time . And would be the one who has the most knowledge on the subject.

    j.sabourn Today, 01:05 AM Go to last post
    Les Woodard

    Re: Shipping containers

    Hate to be the one to break this to you John but no warranty on any of the goods we nicked either

    Les Woodard Today, 01:04 AM Go to last post
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    James Curry

    Tranmere & Lairds

    Thread Starter: James Curry

    Nice photo this , I expect a few of us would have discharged alongside Tranmere oil terminal. I served my time in Lairds. Now were was this photo taken

    Last Post By: James Curry Yesterday, 10:54 PM Go to last post
    vic mcclymont

    Oh dear oh dear

    Thread Starter: vic mcclymont

    The natural production of Scotch Whisky causes a 2% loss during maturing and is commonly known as the Angels share.
    Sturgeon an her green cohorts

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    Mo Docherty

    India

    Thread Starter: Mo Docherty

    India 75 years independence day today.

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    James Curry

    HMS Lancaster

    Thread Starter: James Curry

    Queen’s Frigate’ leaves base for three-year mission to the Gulf.
    HMS Lancaster heading for the Gulf, this type 23 frigate is 32 years old

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    Mike Hall

    Woolworths

    Thread Starter: Mike Hall

    The picture below I found on the internet.
    I have never seen one of these on the British roads.

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    j.sabourn

    Gunshots at Canberra airport.

    Thread Starter: j.sabourn

    The report by the media of the title yesterday has been further advanced to 5 shots being fired . That immediately suggests to Me that the firearm used

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