An Old Anchor Man

albatross1923
8th December 2006, 20:30
joined anchor line 8th july 1947 as 6th engr mv EGIDIA worked my way up to
2ndengr of the following ships
RMS CALEDONIA mv EUCADIA mv ELYSIA
Now for abit of real nostalgia met my wife on RMS circassia she was ships
nannie and i was 5th engr we have been shipmates for 55 years

CHengrs i have sailed with J KEAY WFERGUSSON A BROWN W DUNCAN
R SCOTT
Left Anchor Line 7.2.57 To become a Double Diamond

Albatross1923

Banni
8th December 2006, 20:56
Re the last post, I have friend who sailed with Anchor Line - William (Bill) Irons. You haven't left your name - if you do I will pass your name to him. Thanks.

benjidog
9th December 2006, 00:13
Welcome to the site.

I am sure you will find a lot to interest you here - and you may well meet up with someone you used to know.

Enjoy the site and everything on offer. We look forward to your contributions.

Regards,

Brian

edcasey
13th January 2007, 13:15
from edcasey, 1 which pier number did anchor line tie up at in new york. 2 which year did you sail on "EUCADIA"

firey
13th January 2007, 16:59
Welcome to the site I also sailed with Anchor line and sailed on the last Caledonia on 1979. You will recognise the house flag, Don.t recognise any of the chiefs names.
Cheers
Firey