19th February 2008, 07:20
hi every one,
just wondering sat here about the time i sailed on the Mv exmoor 1953 one of runcimans, what happened to her i wonder the skipper was a captain Lamb i think great trip 8 months japan etc oh coming back we towed the essex trader that had lost her screw, went to jakarta got some salvo,
hope to hear petexxx
19th February 2008, 10:25
Greetings Exmoor and a warm welcome to SN. Bon voyage.
19th February 2008, 11:04
According to Miramar data.
EXMOOR Id 5027522. Flag. Gbr. Grt. 5324. SP12.5k. Built 1950 by Doxford.Pallion.completed for Moore Line Ltd. London. ex 1962 ASTIR. scrapped Shanghai.1972.
20th February 2008, 12:02
thank you shipmate 17, i always wondered what happened to her, had great trip to japan with salt from turkey , girl dockers in moji stripped to the waist unloading aghhhhhh the joys eh pete/////
21st February 2008, 20:56
Stood by Exmoor as "/Eng when she was handed over to Indian owners at Redheads S. Shields Late 50's early 60's ??? Must look that up> Was with Runcimans quite a while and lived quite close to Capt. Lamb, real gentleman and last of a breed of Masters.
Talking of Moji !! many happy memories.
21st June 2015, 22:58
Any chance you sailed with C/E Rob Hultgren on the Exmoor 1960s - my wife's father