Collecting Photos for my Dad (Ronald Maddison)

steve maddison
19th May 2018, 20:26
Hello members, I have recently obtained my Dad's Discharge Book from the National Archives and I want to compile a book of photos of the ships he sailed in between 1950 and 1963. I will post a list soon. I have photos of some of the ships but not all. The 1st ship he joined in 1950 as a Cabin Boy was the AYTON. I cannot find a photo of this ship. Can any members assist?

19th May 2018, 20:49
She was built as CARLBEATH in 1924 and renamed AYTON in 1949 see

If you scroll down there is a picture at the bottom

There is also a pic of her here

Stephen J. Card
19th May 2018, 20:55
Ayton. A real 'old timer' and with a nice radar too!

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