Hi there

Ron Heppenstall
26th June 2008, 20:33
Served on BP Tankers in the sixties, those were the days! Abadan in the summer and no air conditioning. Anyone remember those days?

K urgess
26th June 2008, 20:39
Welcome aboard from East Yorkshire, Ron.
I'm sure a few of us in the crew remember those days.
Explore the ship, join in and enjoy the trip.

non descript
26th June 2008, 21:53
Ron, 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

26th June 2008, 22:39
Welcome from Lancashire.

I hope you will enjoy the site.



27th June 2008, 00:14
Hi Ron Welcome aboard. Sailed wth Huntings tankers from '55 to '62. Abadan, Fao, Mena, Bahrain. What wonderful memories!! Never mind there was always the other end of the trip to look forward to. Hopefully

27th June 2008, 00:35
Welcome aboard from the Philippines. Enjoy all this great site has to offer

27th June 2008, 00:51
Welcome onboard to SN and enjoy the voyage

27th June 2008, 09:59
Greetings Ron and welcome to SN. Could do with some of that heat here. Bon voyage.

27th June 2008, 16:30
Abadan in the heat, peeling potatos in the galley temp 128f then at mid-day pantry boy and steward had a fight on the quayside for some reason or other.....mad dogs and englishmen came to mind !!!

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