Hi Just joined

Dick Bland
18th June 2011, 21:02
Hi Just signed, up ex BP Tankers, 1964 Engineer apprentice to 1981 when took voluntary redundancy. Does anybody out there remember me?

fred henderson
18th June 2011, 21:30
A warm welcome to SN Dick. Please join in any topic that is of interest to you.

Nigel Wing
18th June 2011, 21:35
Hi Dick, I joined BP Tankers in 1964. mv British Resource. as Electrician.

Engineer Apprentices aboard were.
Dave Yates.
Bob Lumley.
Harvey Gant.
Michael Friend.

Deck apprentices were,
Jim Luker.
R. Peddle.

I wonder if you came across any of them.

Welcome to this excellent site.
Cheers
Nigel.

billyboy
18th June 2011, 22:49
A warm welcome aboard from the Philippines. Please enjoy all this great site has to offer

gdynia
19th June 2011, 04:40
Welcome onboard to SN and enjoy the voyage

Dickyboy
19th June 2011, 09:16
Welcome aboard Dick, I was with BP from 67 - 77. GP1 & GP1/Stoerkeeper.
Enjoy the site :)

Graham Wallace
19th June 2011, 15:41
Hi Just signed, up ex BP Tankers, 1964 Engineer apprentice to 1981 when took voluntary redundancy. Does anybody out there remember me?

Hi Dick,

Well I certainly remember you, a long time since we were in touch (2003),I'll get back to you with a Shipsnostalgia email.

Welcome to the site, there are quite a few of us around (BP Engineering Apprentices/Cadets) in BP Shipping section.

Graham

R58484956
19th June 2011, 17:53
Greetings Dick and a warm welcome to SN. Bon voyage.

Graham Wallace
19th June 2011, 18:49
Hi Dick, I joined BP Tankers in 1964. mv British Resource. as Electrician.
Nigel, I have a few notes on those guys

Engineer Apprentices aboard were.
Dave Yates. Died 1982 Accident at Milford Haven, CE on Hullgate
Bob Lumley. 1961 EA, 2E on Resource 1982
Harvey Gant. 1961 EA ,Judge EA 1965
Michael Friend. MR Friend 1961 EA ,Architect X3/E 1969

Deck apprentices were,
Jim Luker. JS Luker 1962NA from Eastwood, Destiny 3M 1967
R. Peddle. RD Peddle 1963 NA from Paignton, Trader CO 4/73

I wonder if you came across any of them.

Welcome to this excellent site.
Cheers
Nigel.

Graham

captain61
20th June 2011, 10:50
Welcome aboard this great site

Stephen