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Search: Posts Made By: Stephen J. Card
Forum: J & J Denholm Yesterday, 01:00
Replies: 147
Views: 19,622
Posted By Stephen J. Card
One and only ONE 'gift'.... handed an envelope...

One and only ONE 'gift'.... handed an envelope from the charterer French Line (C.G.M.) FIVE POUNDS. I was rich!


On POLAR URUGUAY I bust my backside with the gang for hold cleaning every...
Forum: J & J Denholm 25th May 2015, 18:59
Replies: 147
Views: 19,622
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Do you remember trying to get Salen shirts,...

Do you remember trying to get Salen shirts, windbreakers etc and Brostrom were not too happy!!!! ;-)

The Salen houseflag that I kept from the MAREE ....(Thumb) is saved in the Bermuda Maritime...
Forum: J & J Denholm 24th May 2015, 17:25
Replies: 147
Views: 19,622
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Peter hanging around the pool around Miami these...

Peter hanging around the pool around Miami these days.

Some big job with Carnival Corpration.... Vice President of Risk Advisory & Assurance Services.
Forum: J & J Denholm 23rd May 2015, 21:01
Replies: 147
Views: 19,622
Posted By Stephen J. Card
George tried get JFT come out of his cabin. No...

George tried get JFT come out of his cabin. No answer so George looked under the door through the grille. There was JFT in PJ's.....looking out. No way coming out!

Jim McGillivary may have been...
Forum: J & J Denholm 23rd May 2015, 20:16
Replies: 147
Views: 19,622
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Anybody get one of the Salen T shirts? I...

Anybody get one of the Salen T shirts? I managed to scrounge one from a stevedore!
Forum: J & J Denholm 23rd May 2015, 20:14
Replies: 147
Views: 19,622
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Back to LOMOND and the storming of the...

Back to LOMOND and the storming of the rioters....

There was one event in Fort de France, Martinique. Must be February/March 1978. George Morrison was mate (I was on leave). Rioters stormed the...
Forum: J & J Denholm 23rd May 2015, 20:06
Replies: 824
Views: 125,896
Posted By Stephen J. Card
I guess we need to track on SN!

I guess we need to track on SN!
Forum: J & J Denholm 23rd May 2015, 16:19
Replies: 824
Views: 125,896
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Bill, Remember well Debs time in Bermuda. Out...

Bill,

Remember well Debs time in Bermuda. Out at a pub in Hamilton and one of my brother's mates, a policeman, looked over her from feet to head and said, "So, what is the weather like up...
Forum: J & J Denholm 23rd May 2015, 16:12
Replies: 824
Views: 125,896
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Yes, fairly certain... well definitely Carol from...

Yes, fairly certain... well definitely Carol from Buckie.

Stephen
Forum: J & J Denholm 23rd May 2015, 14:00
Replies: 824
Views: 125,896
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Bill, Just on a comment re LOCH MAREE with Alan...

Bill,

Just on a comment re LOCH MAREE with Alan Reid (2/O)and his wife Carol.... here in this photo of STIRLING BRIDGE...is Alan (left).

Stephen
Forum: J & J Denholm 22nd May 2015, 10:59
Replies: 147
Views: 19,622
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Bill, Ah.... those good days in 'Reefer...

Bill,

Ah.... those good days in 'Reefer Division'!

Stephen
Forum: J & J Denholm 22nd May 2015, 10:49
Replies: 147
Views: 19,622
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Alan Reid. Aberdeen... or real close by. Shared...

Alan Reid. Aberdeen... or real close by.

Shared a flat in '74 doing second mates in Glasgow. Flat was just up to Darnley Road Four of up for tickets and Carol as 'cook'. The Pakistani people...
Forum: Nautical Colleges 16th May 2015, 16:26
Replies: 67
Views: 7,111
Posted By Stephen J. Card
It was more for the good day down to Ardrossan. ...

It was more for the good day down to Ardrossan. The boat was in a boat shed and never mind the lifeboat ticket... it was more of a job to get the boat out of the shed and under the davits!

We were...
Forum: Ship Research 22nd April 2015, 01:49
Replies: 21
Views: 952
Posted By Stephen J. Card
More on D.K. Ludwig. National Bulk Carrier....

More on D.K. Ludwig. National Bulk Carrier. Several large bulkers in this fleet in themed 1950s onward... around 56,000 dwt...

BUT.... are ore carriers and some are ore/oil. Not sure if the...
Forum: Ship Research 22nd April 2015, 01:10
Replies: 21
Views: 952
Posted By Stephen J. Card
I think the feature for the Naess Clipper may...

I think the feature for the Naess Clipper may have meant for the large coal shipment... from Chesapeak.

Another... UNIVERSE DEFENDER. My brother sailed in the ship for two months as a deck boy.. as...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 18th April 2015, 00:59
Replies: 4
Views: 685
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Cargo discharged and MT. Hatches still opened? ...

Cargo discharged and MT. Hatches still opened? Or closed after discharge and the closed while other holds are still working? Possible oxygen depleted after oxidization of unpainted hold steel? ...
Forum: Tankers 16th April 2015, 17:45
Replies: 3
Views: 595
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Yes, GLUCKAUF... 1886 The first 'modern' real...

Yes, GLUCKAUF... 1886

The first 'modern' real oil tank ship.


Glückauf was a German ship that represented a major step forward in oil tanker design. "When the Glückauf sailed from the Tyne on 10th...
Forum: The Engine Room 15th April 2015, 01:27
Replies: 7
Views: 833
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Cunard c.1893 Engineering Department on LUCANIA...

Cunard c.1893

Engineering Department on LUCANIA & CAMPANIA

Named in commemorative book 'ENGINEERING' published 1893.

1 Chief Engineer
21 Engineers
2 Refrigerating Engineer
1 Dock Engineer
Forum: Tankers 12th April 2015, 23:15
Replies: 24
Views: 1,393
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Stop engine... or at least as least down the...

Stop engine... or at least as least down the minimum revs. But keep the rudder hard over..... port to starboard and keep again.... large rudder will slow you down.
Forum: Royal Navy 11th April 2015, 01:03
Replies: 22
Views: 3,113
Posted By Stephen J. Card
John, You got it.... 310 feet. QE2.... 380...

John,

You got it.... 310 feet.

QE2.... 380 ft.

Stephen
Forum: Royal Navy 8th April 2015, 17:16
Replies: 46
Views: 2,501
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Nelson was a good target! So your answer is.......

Nelson was a good target! So your answer is.... how often? 'bout once every two hundred years!
Forum: Ben Line 4th April 2015, 21:33
Replies: 34
Views: 2,421
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Ali, Best wishes on you long and happy...

Ali,

Best wishes on you long and happy retirement.

You will find lots of good shipmates right here on Ships Nostalgia. You won't forget your old job.

Stephen
Forum: The Engine Room 29th March 2015, 17:30
Replies: 32
Views: 2,687
Posted By Stephen J. Card
A couple of years ago a 2/E crawled into a...

A couple of years ago a 2/E crawled into a scavenge space when alone. The door closed and a clip fell over and he could not get out. After the first starting he was gone and was later found.
Forum: The Engine Room 26th March 2015, 12:38
Replies: 32
Views: 2,687
Posted By Stephen J. Card
"Responsibility for the incident was never fully...

"Responsibility for the incident was never fully established."

Any theories of the actual cause. Whatever the cause ... each of the four engines were experience the same problem? Could have been...
Forum: Ship Research 21st March 2015, 13:50
Replies: 6
Views: 561
Posted By Stephen J. Card
RG definitely not the vessel in this photo. ...

RG definitely not the vessel in this photo. Nothing in the photo shows any detail similarities.

Thought might be one of the pair of Clarks 1913 for E&F. Close, but it is not.

Some of several...
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