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Old 1st October 2005, 19:08
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Port Lincoln

PORT LINCOLN at her berth in the Royal Docks, London.
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Buil 1946
7248 grt
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Old 9th November 2006, 23:58
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I done two deapsea and in between I was on her around the coast,
If I remember right the trip after I left her she went to scrap I did not have the heart to stay on her for that trip.

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Old 14th November 2006, 18:22
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was on her in the 60s,,as j2,,done 4 deep sea trips..a good happy ship,,,
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Old 12th December 2006, 14:37
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did manz run 1960/61 looking for gerry jones was my cabin mate
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Old 18th June 2007, 14:50
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Spent my 21st on her in May '68 as J3O,when Mike Twomey was captain!!
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Old 12th July 2007, 15:02
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I was on the lincoln from oct 1962 till mar 1964 3 fgn trips deck boy 2 trips jos 1 trip . were you on it then if you were you will remember freda and her mate .? they were stewards. all the best terry
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Old 13th July 2007, 11:55
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MV Port Lincoln 7250 tons Built 1946 by Swan Hunter & Wigan Richardson, Wallsend. 470.9 x 62.2 x 28.6. 6 cyl 2S CSA diesel built by ship builders.
DF,ESD,GYc,Radar. Cruiser stern. 2 decks and shelter deck. Code flags GFZK.
Cruiser stern. Registered London. Owned by Port Line.
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Old 23rd January 2008, 13:25
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joined in rotterdam two deep sea trips 63-64 j/e 6/e taff.port lincon
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Old 23rd January 2008, 13:51
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port lincoln joined in rotterdam.done two deep sea trips 63-64 j/e -6/e taff.happy times.
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Old 21st June 2008, 12:29
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Hi Alan We Must Have Been On The Lincoln At The Same Time As My Last Trip Was From Roterdam And Signed Off In Hull . I Was A Jos . Do You Remember The Other Names On My Last Message?
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Old 18th August 2008, 18:52
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Hi, Terry yes Freda and mate I was told about them when I joined the ship.
I do remember them. Nice to have your message. Alan
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Old 31st August 2008, 10:17
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Hi Taff Ive Got A Couple Of Photos To Send In When I Get Round To It . Let Me No If You Remember Anyone?
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Old 14th February 2009, 11:34
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Hi Taff Ive Got A Couple Of Photos To Send In When I Get Round To It . Let Me No If You Remember Anyone?
just posted port lincoln photos on british merchant navy.com site have a look rgrds terry
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Old 11th March 2009, 15:45
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port lincoln joined in rotterdam.done two deep sea trips 63-64 j/e -6/e taff.happy times.
HI ALAN IVE PUT SOME PHOTOS OF SHIP ON BRITISH MERCHANT NAVY SITE , WILL PUT THEM ON HERE SOON . DO YOU HAVE ANY PHOTOS? RGDS TERRY
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Hi Terry tried to find photo's on Merchant navy site no luck.My name on there is Alan Powell. I sailed on Port Invercargill from 1964 to 1966 good memories.
I have 3 photo's on Port lincoln not that good yet on how to send.
all the best Alan
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Old 11th April 2009, 15:33
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Hi Terry tried to find photo's on Merchant navy site no luck.My name on there is Alan Powell. I sailed on Port Invercargill from 1964 to 1966 good memories.
I have 3 photo's on Port lincoln not that good yet on how to send.
all the best Alan
HI ALAN THE PHOTOS ARE ON BMN ON GALLERY /PEOPLE AND PLACES. IWILL PUT THEM ALL ON HERE IN NEXT FEW DAYS. IWAS ON PORT INVERCARGILL APRIL TO JUL 1964 WAS THAT THE SAME TIME AS YOU?
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Old 6th July 2013, 01:17
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I was on the lincoln from oct 1962 till mar 1964 3 fgn trips deck boy 2 trips jos 1 trip . were you on it then if you were you will remember freda and her mate .? they were stewards. all the best terry
SO was I terry , its Fred your cabin mate , how are you ,
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Old 6th July 2013, 01:23
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served on port Lincoln 1962 with TERRY DOUGHTY old Prince of Wails sea dog ,,first time I heard the Beatles , you played them on your tape recorder ,remember ..
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Old 6th July 2013, 01:29
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DO you remember the old boson , had a great sun tan .
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Old 6th July 2013, 01:40
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fred melia jioned port lincoln 1962

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port lincoln joined in rotterdam.done two deep sea trips 63-64 j/e -6/e taff.happy times.
HI Dave , I was Terry Doughty's mate in 1962 : deck boy : name ,,
fred melia ,
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Old 6th July 2013, 01:46
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Hi Terry tried to find photo's on Merchant navy site no luck.My name on there is Alan Powell. I sailed on Port Invercargill from 1964 to 1966 good memories.
I have 3 photo's on Port lincoln not that good yet on how to send.
all the best Alan
do you remember the old boson looked like an old hand bag , loved his pussy .
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Old 6th July 2013, 01:48
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and his mate from south shields , bet booth of them are gone ,,
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Old 6th July 2013, 02:03
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was on her in the 60s,,as j2,,done 4 deep sea trips..a good happy ship,,,
Hello , served on her from 1962 -64 along with Terry Doughty ,
deck boys , great ship .. 16th birthday in Napier NZ ,, november 62
sos got me pissed on wine ,, name ,, Fred Melia .
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