16th May 2008, 16:48
My name is John Hurst and I sailed with the BP Tanker Company from July 1967 to July 1970 first of all as Junior Engineer and then Fourth.My ships in order of sailing were BR.Seafarer,BR.Sportsman.BR.Gannet,BR.Security and lastlyBR.Mallard when she broke her crankshaft.

K urgess
16th May 2008, 17:42
Welcome aboard from East Yorkshire, John.
Plenty of BP personnel in the crew so you'll probably find someone you sailed with.
Find your way around this ship and enjoy the trip.

fred henderson
16th May 2008, 17:56
A warm welcome John. I hope that you will enjoy your membership and will join in the banter and debates.


Harvey Williams
16th May 2008, 20:18
Welcome aboard John, greetings from another tanker man only this time I was with Joe Shell, look forward to a good voyage. There a great crew on here honest. See you in the Pig.

ron fletcher
16th May 2008, 20:34
Welcome John I was on the gannet from Jan to Jul 1968. A lovely ship and a good trip. Could it be we were on the same trip.

Bruce Carson
16th May 2008, 22:17
From Michigan, a warm welcome to Ships Nostalgia, John.
Make yourself at home and join in our friendly discussions at any time.


16th May 2008, 23:25
Welcome from Lancashire.

I hope you will enjoy the site.



17th May 2008, 01:32
Welcome onboard to SN and enjoy your time on site

17th May 2008, 14:36
Greetings John and welcome to SN. Bon voyage.