mobil engineer in the sixties

John Michael Brent
10th May 2005, 06:57
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John Michael Brent
10th May 2005, 07:00
Hi, Is there anyone who sailed in the sixties on Mobil tankers in that decade?

Fairfield
10th May 2005, 07:03
Hi John,welcome to Ships Nostalgia.There is a great bunch of folk out there and you never know who might be reading this.
Were you ever on MOBIL ACME or MOBIL APEX.Saw those building on the Clyde.

John Michael Brent
10th May 2005, 07:33
No I never sailed on Acme or Apex but sailed on Comet renamed Eagle then onto Endeavour. Energy -Enterprise-Endurance-Astral-Daylight all of these ships had the prefix of Mobil. I sailed from 62 to 68.

Doug Rogers
10th May 2005, 08:01
Sorry cant help but welcome aboard and look forward to your input. I am sure that someone will answer your prayers very shortly....people do have very good contacts on this site..even with that three letter bloke beginning with a G, or so it seems at times anyway.
Doug

julian anstis
10th May 2005, 10:26
Hi and welcome aboard John,

Hope you enjoy our site and I'm sure someone will dig out some information for you. We look forward to seeing any photos you may have of the Mobil tankers you were on.

Julian

flyer682
10th May 2005, 11:07
Welcome aboard, John. Great site here and you never know who you may come across. Enjoy your time here and we look forward to your contributions.

Fairfield
10th May 2005, 20:58
MOBIL ASTRAL now in the Gallery.

Ron B Manderson
10th May 2005, 21:38
No I never sailed on Acme or Apex but sailed on Comet renamed Eagle then onto Endeavour. Energy -Enterprise-Endurance-Astral-Daylight all of these ships had the prefix of Mobil. I sailed from 62 to 68.
I have heard od SAil thro washing and wringing . Is that the same an ACME wringer. No ! only asked sorry
Ron
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mclean
9th August 2005, 00:42
Hi, Is there anyone who sailed in the sixties on Mobil tankers in that decade?
John, I sailed as Third Mate on the above 1962/1963. Masters were Capts Anthony and Holden. Did you sail on her during that period? Regards Colin.

brisea
30th October 2006, 20:39
hello
Iwas with mobil in 1966-1968 and sailed on sylvan arrow,acme,& apex as 5th eng and then 4th eng. went dredging for awhile and joined common brothers
until 1978 then into the offshore industry if you know anyone whowere on these boats at that time drop me aline
brian nelson

rushie
31st October 2006, 01:30
Good evening Brisea,

Welcome to you and I hope you get a lot from the site...as others have done..!

Rushie

R58484956
31st October 2006, 08:31
Welcome John to the site enjoy what it has to offer.

B Stronach
21st January 2007, 10:13
Hello John
I was junior engineer on the Mobil Energy August66 to Feb67,Tankers did not
suit me,so I joined Shaw Savill were Ihad soome happy years,Inow live in
Brisbane Australia
Brian Stronach