Shell tanker Murex 1974

radioman1969
10th February 2011, 00:06
With IMR now. Joined for 6 week trip to hand over to French; turned out to be 6 months later !. Capt was guy called Forbes (from Londonderry). Good skipper. Nice ship too.

n. liddell (sparks)
10th February 2011, 09:51
July 1969 woke up to find the Murex had berthed behind us during the night in Las Palmas. Incredible sight at the time - really good looking vessel - made us look like a tug!

radioman1969
10th February 2011, 11:42
July 1969 woke up to find the Murex had berthed behind us during the night in Las Palmas. Incredible sight at the time - really good looking vessel - made us look like a tug!

I bet. When you were on it you didn't think your were moving until you looked over the side.

73's