28th October 2005, 15:06
Having served my cadetship with Hain-Nourse and sailed with them as third mate I joined Cunard and sailed with them for six years before coming onto the "coast".I joined the Isle of Man steam packet ten years ago and have been sailing on the Ben-my-Chree since her introduction in 1998.

fred henderson
28th October 2005, 15:55
Welcome on board Tony. Enjoy the site and please join in and express your views. It is the lively debate that makes this site so interesting.


david smith
28th October 2005, 16:58
welcome - there has been postings on Hain-Norse including a pic of the bulk carrier Fernie - enjoy!

28th October 2005, 17:15
Ahoy Tony,
Welcome aboard, enjoy yourself on this fine ship and her crew, as we do; looking forward to your postings

29th October 2005, 00:15
Hi Tony you are very welcome here and hopefully you will share with us your photos and experiences.

29th October 2005, 14:30
Welcome Tony, enjoy SN and all it has to offer, enjoy the site,we do.

Doug Rogers
29th October 2005, 23:34
Welcome aboard, enjoy the site and all that it has to offer.