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Search: Posts Made By: Erimus
Forum: Ferries Today, 13:50
Replies: 0
Views: 25
Posted By Erimus
Euotunnel/MyFerryLink -latest.

Lloyds Loading List lunchtime bulletin advise:-

Eurotunnel has confirmed that the contract linking its subsidiary MyFerryLink with a workers’ co-operative providing crews for its ferries will not be...
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 26th May 2015, 18:08
Replies: 8
Views: 757
Posted By Erimus
...........and I was her Port agent from 1960 and...

...........and I was her Port agent from 1960 and then her Head Office scheduler till she left our fleet in the 70's.......but we both know she wasn't a tanker James!

cheers

geoff
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 26th May 2015, 16:11
Replies: 8
Views: 757
Posted By Erimus
Technically an ore carrier she was part of our...

Technically an ore carrier she was part of our (BISCOre/BSC), then medium sized, fleet along with the Denholm 'Duns' /RS Dalgliesh Pennyworth etc......a good workhorse on a rough trade....always nice...
Forum: Houlder Brothers 24th May 2015, 15:12
Replies: 35
Views: 5,203
Posted By Erimus
Just spotted the above after been away from site...

Just spotted the above after been away from site for a while.....'tis an old one but totally inaccurate...Vallum was the name Common Bros. gave their ore carriers on charter to BISC(Ore)Ltd; under...
Forum: Modern Cruise Ships 12th May 2015, 16:23
Replies: 20
Views: 975
Posted By Erimus
Love cruises...lots of places to do nothing if...

Love cruises...lots of places to do nothing if that is what you want..and many do.We always have outside balcony and spend many hours just watching
the sea and other traffic...

Geoff
Forum: Computers and The Internet 28th April 2015, 09:02
Replies: 6
Views: 482
Posted By Erimus
Spawn of the devil,like Twitter.... Geoff But I...

Spawn of the devil,like Twitter....
Geoff

But I am not a man of strong opinions...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 23rd April 2015, 11:29
Replies: 9
Views: 773
Posted By Erimus
Impressive what!.....I was in Busan/Pusan a...

Impressive what!.....I was in Busan/Pusan a couple of years ago and think I counted 40 gantries but not all on same terminal and no more than 4 working the ships we could see...

geoff
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 20th April 2015, 16:27
Replies: 14
Views: 935
Posted By Erimus
I had to deliver such a message a couple of times...

I had to deliver such a message a couple of times on the demise of a seafarer....one was calm, the other blamed me and my companion for the death even though it was 3000 miles away...

geoff
Forum: Say Hello 19th April 2015, 21:17
Replies: 7
Views: 992
Posted By Erimus
Jackie.....I remember your Father from my days as...

Jackie.....I remember your Father from my days as BISCOre Agency on the Tees and then in London, we met up once thereafter in Liverpool, always 'a gent' to us agency lads...

geoff
Forum: Bank Line 24th March 2015, 07:51
Replies: 25
Views: 4,575
Posted By Erimus
Funnily enough just recently painted picture of...

Funnily enough just recently painted picture of this vessel....for good friend Roy Willis,from Hull, who sailed on her (engine dept) and Forresbank..

Geoff
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 17th March 2015, 21:47
Replies: 8
Views: 867
Posted By Erimus
Was at a show at Olympia once and a chap selling...

Was at a show at Olympia once and a chap selling them was asked where he kept his 'in the boot' was the answer...

geoff
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 12th March 2015, 16:50
Replies: 13
Views: 779
Posted By Erimus
Hadn't heard...thanks... geoff

Hadn't heard...thanks...

geoff
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 8th March 2015, 18:40
Replies: 11
Views: 1,106
Posted By Erimus
Thanks for new info...know Stena had something in...

Thanks for new info...know Stena had something in pipeline from regular e-shots...
I too will miss the more southerly landing when visiting our family in the Wicklows...

geoff.
Forum: Say Hello 5th March 2015, 21:31
Replies: 22
Views: 2,660
Posted By Erimus
Have also been through Ancestry,FamilySearch &...

Have also been through Ancestry,FamilySearch & Genes Reunited and found naught!
So will have another think as it intrigues me!

geoff
Forum: Say Hello 5th March 2015, 19:49
Replies: 22
Views: 2,660
Posted By Erimus
If I come up with any ideas I will let you know...

If I come up with any ideas I will let you know Taffy..

geoff
Forum: Say Hello 5th March 2015, 15:51
Replies: 22
Views: 2,660
Posted By Erimus
Taffy.....I assume you are the same one that...

Taffy.....I assume you are the same one that appears on:-

http://www.british-genealogy.com/threads/85283-Death-at-sea-1966.

I would be asking either National Archives at Kew or sources mentioned in...
Forum: Books, Magazines, TV, Video & Publications 5th March 2015, 15:32
Replies: 3
Views: 548
Posted By Erimus
Binnacle..I have seen the series a couple of...

Binnacle..I have seen the series a couple of times so know the scenario...rather less staged than Storage Hunters but still don't like it.

geoff
Forum: Books, Magazines, TV, Video & Publications 4th March 2015, 22:42
Replies: 3
Views: 548
Posted By Erimus
It is about the only Quest programme that I avoid...

It is about the only Quest programme that I avoid as cannot stand the accents and attitude....now Salvage Hunters or Wheeler Dealers that's different!

Geoff
Forum: Dredgers 3rd March 2015, 11:00
Replies: 2
Views: 267
Posted By Erimus
They joined the big...

They joined the big boys....

www.dredgepoint.org/dredging-database/owners/northwood-fareham-ltd

geoff
Forum: Say Hello 23rd February 2015, 15:27
Replies: 12
Views: 701
Posted By Erimus
Thanks..not everyone has been so polite to me...

Thanks..not everyone has been so polite to me when they found out what I used to do!.......... Usual grumbles, why did we always have to go to Seven Islands/Port Cartier, why Murmansk in winter, why...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 20th February 2015, 13:06
Replies: 54
Views: 5,250
Posted By Erimus
Lloyds Loading List lunchtime bulletin...

Lloyds Loading List lunchtime bulletin advises:-

The DFDS cargo vessel Lysblink Seaways re-floated at high water last night after grounding off the coast of western Scotland on Wednesday (18...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 16th February 2015, 12:09
Replies: 22
Views: 1,321
Posted By Erimus
Indeed,when I brought my last business printer it...

Indeed,when I brought my last business printer it split down to less than £80 for printer and £35 for inks.

Geoff
Forum: Computers and The Internet 16th February 2015, 08:34
Replies: 22
Views: 1,321
Posted By Erimus
Someone worked out that to fill a 200 ltr barrel...

Someone worked out that to fill a 200 ltr barrel for retail sale would cost more than Concordes fuel one way across Atlantic.....

Geoff
Forum: Computers and The Internet 15th February 2015, 21:47
Replies: 22
Views: 1,321
Posted By Erimus
My dealer unable to rechip mine so expensive...

My dealer unable to rechip mine so expensive Epsons only...loads of empty cartridges which I have watched Youtube refills being done...mine wouldn't.

Geoff
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 12th February 2015, 13:21
Replies: 1
Views: 610
Posted By Erimus
Derek Johnson MBE

Lloyds Loadingt List today reports:-

We are sad to announce the death yesterday of Derek Johnson, MBE.

Derek was well known throughout the UK and international shipping, freight, and logistics...
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