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    Ken Trehearne

    Re: Insurance

    You guys are all living in the wrong places. My 2019/20 cover for contents only was NZ$428.87. Surprisingly the 2020/2021 cover is NZ$367.25. That seems

    Ken Trehearne Today, 04:38 AM Go to last post
    Doc Vernon

    Re: John Sabourn

    Well just seen that JS is at last back! Must have got all his moving done and dusted now,so good to have him back with us !
    Rather you than me though

    Doc Vernon Today, 03:09 AM Go to last post

    Re: Living through WW2

    Hi. Des just got the computer back after being off since August the 18th. And see yours was the last new post on , haven’t had time to see yet any

    j.sabourn Today, 02:56 AM Go to last post
    Des Taff Jenkins

    Re: Living through WW2

    I was seven when the war started, but even so there were things that I had forgotten , then a few year ago I got in touch with a lad who was in the same

    Des Taff Jenkins Today, 01:59 AM Go to last post
    Des Taff Jenkins

    Re: Richard Moffat Baird

    Hi John.
    That would have been tax on your Sundays at sea, the Baswards got me as I was leaving, paid more tax on that than anything else.

    Des Taff Jenkins Today, 01:47 AM Go to last post
    Keith at Tregenna

    Re: Battle of Britain

    On the day of the crash, a B-25 flew in low and fast over the field, piloted by John 'Jeff' Hawke and Rodney Small, he was also carrying passengers and

    Keith at Tregenna Yesterday, 09:48 PM Go to last post
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    Colin Wood

    Living through WW2

    Thread Starter: Colin Wood

    We were told when I was young that we were hard done by to live during that time. Now I am 84 I am very glad that I did as it as it made us very thankful

    Last Post By: j.sabourn Today, 02:56 AM Go to last post
    vic mcclymont

    Help wanted

    Thread Starter: vic mcclymont

    Looking for information on an oil tanker L W Haskell.
    In 1951 her registered owners was British Mexican Petroleum Company Limited.
    I have

    Last Post By: vic mcclymont Yesterday, 08:34 AM Go to last post
    John Arton

    Missing cadet from VLCC

    Thread Starter: John Arton

    Call me a cynic but read through this and see if you too find something suspicious in the answers from the ship and her owners.

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    Charles Webb Cooper

    Wartime Memories

    Thread Starter: Charles Webb Cooper

    I remember a time when I was crewing on an old coal burner on a trip to S.America in 1943. and I got the fright of my life. I had turned to at 7.00am

    Last Post By: Doc Vernon 20th September 2020, 08:34 PM Go to last post
    Bill Morrison

    Pool of London (1951)

    Thread Starter: Bill Morrison

    Once again Ch 81 freeview UK TV. Watched some of it tonight but will record it next time round. Tale of two seamen one a bit dodge and one coloured, looks

    Last Post By: Doc Vernon 19th September 2020, 10:44 PM Go to last post
    John F Collier


    Thread Starter: John F Collier

    If you like a good old fashioned English comedy "Genevieve" is a classic, made in 1953, so lots of nostalgia showing England as
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