Ellerman Lines Engineers

29th April 2005, 18:52
City of Worcester 1970, City St Albans 1971, City Delhi 1972

Les Hughes
24th May 2005, 08:39
Was junior on the St Albans when she was shelled off what is now Bangladesh in 72,
Alan Hine skipper, George Armstrong Chief Ian Lennox second (just retired from Glasgow college) and the famous Jimmy hunter 3rd Malcom bennington (lecky) What happened to characters like them.

Rockin Robin
18th January 2006, 14:03
Hi Les, Ex CIty Line Electrican from 1965/1973. I was on the were St Albans in
August 1970 only for a month Home Trade. I was with George Armstrong on the City Newcastle for nearly 2 years FGN and HT
I dont know where all the years have flown by to I have all the ships i was on
a part from the Worcester and the Winchester. in the 8 years i was with Ellermans i Sailed on 18 of there ship`s by the way i was on the St Albans twice allso in November of 69 if you would like a list of all the ones i was on please let me know . Robin

18th January 2006, 14:09
Welcome Rockin Robin to the site enjoy it and all it has to offer and a happy new year to you.

18th January 2006, 14:38
Ahoy Robin,

Welcome aboard, enjoy yourself on this fine ship and her crew, as we do; looking forward to your postings.
From Holland

18th January 2006, 18:31
welcome on board robin enjoy this ship. edward.

15th August 2009, 23:07
Were you at South Shields Maritime College before you went to sea with Ellermans?

G Langley
28th February 2012, 11:36
I was with George Armstrong on the City of Perth in 1964/65. It was
his first trip as Chief Engineer. Can't remember the seconds name
(first name was Eddie and he was from South Shields) but the third
was a real character from Crewe called Frankie Christmas.

28th February 2012, 14:49
welcome onboard to SN and enjoy the voyage

28th February 2012, 15:18
City of Worcester the first ship of the presenr QE chief engineer.