Belfast Nautical College Blythe St

SpikeA
16th September 2011, 16:32
Just wondering if anyone remembers here in the late 1950s

r b quiery
16th September 2011, 21:34
Just wondering if anyone remembers here in the late 1950s

I attended Blyth st in 1961 &62 for pre sea training Fondly remember Kit Carson &not so fondly capt Boyd I also remember Queens bar & whites tavern

SpikeA
16th September 2011, 22:04
I remember Whites. Also Capt Boyd. The last of a breed. He had run Capt Boyd's academy for backward seamen down on Corporation Street before the Tech took it over.

ferrandou
18th September 2011, 01:07
Spike. were you an apprentice on Torr Head or Inishowen Head? Your name is familiar.

SpikeA
21st September 2011, 16:38
No I only did the pre sea course and decided that there was not going to be a lot of future.