another newbee

andylocke
6th June 2008, 00:44
hello all just joined as you can see,
got interested in shipping after hearing my fathers tales of life
on john harker tankers going from swansea to stourport in the late 50s
early 60s,
i now spend hours on the panama canel web site trying to identifie the
ships as they go through the locks,

benjidog
6th June 2008, 00:49
Welcome from Lancashire.

I hope you will enjoy the site.

Regards,

Brian

joller6
6th June 2008, 01:09
Hi Andy,
Welcome to the site.
Sounds like a very nice pasttime looking at the Panama Canal etc,it sure can take up a lot of ones time,but worth it.
Have a good stay and enjoy all the Pics and Stories here.
joller6

http://www.knottingley.org/history/harkerbuilt.htm

http://www.coasterphotos.co.uk/sheets/johnharker.htm

http://www.goole-on-the-web.org.uk/main.php?key=684

Just a bit of info here on John Harker Company.

A John HARKER Barge

http://j-eyres.fotopic.net/p40417138.html

Well hope this may interest you
Cheers

Bruce Carson
6th June 2008, 02:23
Andy, from Michigan, a warm welcome to Ships Nostalgia.
If you're interesting in any phase of ships and the sea, this is the place to be.
Good to have you onboard.

Bruce

non descript
6th June 2008, 08:22
Andy, a warm welcome to you. Thank you for joining the community; enjoy the site and all it has to offer, and we very much look forward to your postings in due course. Bon Voyage

andylocke
6th June 2008, 22:24
hi all thanks for the welcome,
and thanks to joller6 for the info on john harker

regards andy

gdynia
7th June 2008, 02:40
Welcome onboard to SN and enjoy the voyage

billyboy
7th June 2008, 04:54
Welcome aboard from the Philippines. Enjoy all this great site has to offer