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Search: Posts Made By: Stephen J. Card
Forum: Ship Research Yesterday, 11:32
Replies: 45
Views: 1,137
Posted By Stephen J. Card
One of my favourite stories from Denholm News. ...

One of my favourite stories from Denholm News. The flagship... steamer from in the 1930. The bridge was all teak and varnished. The pride of the fleet. One Denholm master, Captain Olson thought...
Forum: Ship Research 30th July 2014, 11:12
Replies: 45
Views: 1,137
Posted By Stephen J. Card
All of the names given names listed are...

All of the names given names listed are correct.

Fore End
Fore Part
Accommodation Block
Bridge Front

All are correct. Some ships might even have two names on one ship.

eg... a tanker with ...
Forum: Ship Research 30th July 2014, 10:54
Replies: 45
Views: 1,137
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Oh no! Peter Max is a very smart guy and does...

Oh no! Peter Max is a very smart guy and does very much fun stuff. I admire the guy.

What I don't like is what owners and designers are doing to making poking fun at ships. They will pay for...
Forum: Ship Research 29th July 2014, 17:21
Replies: 45
Views: 1,137
Posted By Stephen J. Card
I just call it the 'ugly part'... of Norwegian...

I just call it the 'ugly part'... of Norwegian Breakdown or whatever she is called.


But if I am trying to be helpful.... I would call it the 'fore end' as in 'Forward End of the Superstructure.' ...
Forum: Say Hello 25th July 2014, 16:03
Replies: 12
Views: 401
Posted By Stephen J. Card
WAIRANGI.... Nice photo. Stephen

WAIRANGI....

Nice photo.

Stephen
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 24th July 2014, 22:11
Replies: 3,995
Views: 418,845
Posted By Stephen J. Card
I posted this a few months ago... "Pity that...

I posted this a few months ago...


"Pity that the platform will be dismantled. Keep it and used for deep water science or deep viewing the bottom... if something to see at that depth... what......
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 24th July 2014, 18:45
Replies: 3,995
Views: 418,845
Posted By Stephen J. Card
While The Costa Concordia Is Towed, Disgraced...

While The Costa Concordia Is Towed, Disgraced Captain Schettino Parties
By Alberto Riva@albertoriva
on July 23 2014 12:36 PM

Disgraced captain Francesco Schettino and two guests at a party on...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 22nd July 2014, 11:00
Replies: 3,995
Views: 418,845
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Smell. All of the green moss on the ship will...

Smell. All of the green moss on the ship will dry out and will great a stink around the port.
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 16th July 2014, 18:42
Replies: 3,995
Views: 418,845
Posted By Stephen J. Card
No thanks! I still get a headache after reading...

No thanks! I still get a headache after reading that nonsense!!!!!!
Forum: Navies 12th July 2014, 18:17
Replies: 9
Views: 447
Posted By Stephen J. Card
I tried everything for Ocean Fleets and came up...

I tried everything for Ocean Fleets and came up with zilch! Of course I was thinking as in 'Oceaan' Fleets. Grrr!
Forum: Navies 11th July 2014, 10:21
Replies: 9
Views: 447
Posted By Stephen J. Card
The third one is cap badge from "British and...

The third one is cap badge from "British and Commonwealth Shippping Company" - Cayzer Irvine Manager

Yes, the lion & the mermaid's tail.
Forum: J & J Denholm 30th June 2014, 22:24
Replies: 3
Views: 231
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Both BAAAAAD Dogs! I believe there were two or...

Both BAAAAAD Dogs!

I believe there were two or three more built at the yard for other owners.

A few other notes under the photo of the ship in Gallery.

In fairness.... the layout was simple........
Forum: J & J Denholm 30th June 2014, 19:09
Replies: 18
Views: 910
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Vic, Good start. Ray will be in contact. I...

Vic,

Good start.

Ray will be in contact. I belive just trying to work the easiest method with format etc.

Stephen
Forum: J & J Denholm 30th June 2014, 15:49
Replies: 18
Views: 910
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Hey Bill, Thanks got it. I was 'ashore'.... in...

Hey Bill,

Thanks got it. I was 'ashore'.... in between SCOTSPARK and EUROLINER. Should have stayed in the SCOTSPARK! 8 month... three loadings.... grain Thunder Bay to Rotterdam, N. Shields...
Forum: Maritime Family History Research 30th June 2014, 00:53
Replies: 4
Views: 791
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Floatie, I think you will the answer something...

Floatie,

I think you will the answer something here through the following:


http://www.usmm.org/men_ships.html


That is The "US MERCHANT MARINE" "usmm"
Forum: J & J Denholm 28th June 2014, 19:05
Replies: 18
Views: 910
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Excellent. Would be to great to catalogue. The...

Excellent.

Would be to great to catalogue. The 70's seem to be easiest. What about the 60s?

I have started scanning the ones I have. Ray is looking at SN about putting the News in a special...
Forum: J & J Denholm 28th June 2014, 01:20
Replies: 18
Views: 910
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Excellent work Ray. Will give it a try.... ...

Excellent work Ray.

Will give it a try.... unless I mess up!

Just in case I will try a CD for snail mail.

Will do cover... outside and inside then pages.

Stephen
Forum: Tankers 28th June 2014, 01:04
Replies: 23
Views: 1,065
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Used a temporary 'plug' when using an ullage tape...

Used a temporary 'plug' when using an ullage tape when level of the liquid is lower the end of the dipstick.

Easy down on the inert gas or it will just blow too much out. Open the screw down the...
Forum: J & J Denholm 27th June 2014, 21:43
Replies: 18
Views: 910
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Thanks Ray.... but there must a lot more. I'm ...

Thanks Ray.... but there must a lot more.

I'm not sure when DN was first published.... might in early 60s.... or even possibly a 'newsletter' earlier. I have a feeling that DN was shut down not...
Forum: J & J Denholm 27th June 2014, 17:08
Replies: 18
Views: 910
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Well, all we need is some direction... 33 issues...

Well, all we need is some direction... 33 issues that I knew of. All it takes for 33 friends to scan one issue each? About 33 to 42 pages. Send them on a CD to someone who would be willing...
Forum: J & J Denholm 27th June 2014, 15:47
Replies: 18
Views: 910
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Special to Supercargo! Greetings Bill. Long...

Special to Supercargo!

Greetings Bill. Long overdue for an e-mail!

Re Denholm News....

I see you have 27 issues between 1972 and 1982. I have also found 27 issues. Possibly that is the full...
Forum: J & J Denholm 27th June 2014, 15:23
Replies: 18
Views: 910
Posted By Stephen J. Card
"denholm News"

Made a decision this morning to list the collection of DENHOLM NEWS. Quite certain that the list is not complete. Might be useful to have a complete lost in SN for future reference... and perhaps...
Forum: Royal Navy 8th June 2014, 12:09
Replies: 29
Views: 1,391
Posted By Stephen J. Card
I'd rather some of the lads and girls that are...

I'd rather some of the lads and girls that are joining the Royal Navy would spent some of their time learning a bit of history of the ships and some names of the past.

Stephen
Forum: The Engine Room 5th June 2014, 14:14
Replies: 4
Views: 449
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Had a pair of them in the Topsham and Tara II.......

Had a pair of them in the Topsham and Tara II.... the former Red Funnel Tug/Tenders.... Gatcombe and Calshot. Gave long life for sure. Must admit that from the wheelhouse they were quiet... just...
Forum: The Engine Room 5th June 2014, 11:56
Replies: 4
Views: 449
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Crossley & Britsh Polar engines

Just found two film on You Tube...

London River - A Review of Crossley Engines (c.1954)

&

British Polar engine Start Up
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