roger carey
24th May 2018, 12:00
attended Gravesend sea school November 1963-January 1964.
sailed on Esso and BP tankers for a while, joined Union Castle Line Rhodesia Castle, then she was scrapped so joined Shaw Savill and Albion for the next 7 years, left the Merchant Navy in 1973 came to Australia to live and 45 years later still living the dream.

30th May 2018, 11:37
A warm welcome aboard from the Philippines. Please enjoy all this great site has to offer.

roger carey
30th May 2018, 13:58
thanx "billy boy, I must be getting old I forgot the best shipping company I worked for " bowaters" sailed on both the Sarah Bowater and the Gladys Bowater great ships and real tough merchant seamen.