Ex Blue Star cowboy

Alex Salmond
12th March 2011, 09:35
Hi All,
My name is Alex Salmond and I was in the Merchant Navy for 19 years mostly in Blue Star ships but also 5 years in the North Sea on supply boats with Loch Offshore all companies that are long gone unfortunately,I live in NZ now after moving out here in 89 if there are any old shipmates out there please get in touch for a catch up or anyone else who shares my happy memories of times at sea in the 70s/80s, Cheers Alex

salvina
12th March 2011, 09:45
Hi Alex, Welcome to the site from a Sheltie marooned in Cyprus. I relieved a lecky on a Blue Star job in liverpool "Butch" Salmond. Not you is it? Cheers.

billyboy
12th March 2011, 10:12
A warm welcome aboard from the Philippines. Please enjoy all this great site has to offer

linerrich
12th March 2011, 10:54
Greetings and Welcome Aboard!

Rich

Nick Balls
12th March 2011, 11:45
Hi Alex, Your name rings a bell, were you at Greenhithe? and Worcester?
I worked for Star Offshore and a few of our lads ended up working for Loch, including one of my favourite archetype engineers Tom Paterson ......a great bloke to sail with and very entertaining!!!!

hawkey01
12th March 2011, 13:43
Alex,

welcome to SN. Enjoy all we have to offer.

Hawkey01

neil duddy
13th March 2011, 12:51
Hello Alec,I remember you from the Fremantle Star,Had some good times still in touch with a few of the lads,Hope you enjoy living in NZ,

R58484956
13th March 2011, 15:10
Greetings Alex and welcome to SN. Bon voyage