2nd January 2006, 15:56
My second trip to sea was cabbin boy on the SS Winga, that was in 1950 she was a Yankee Jeep, old up and down job owend by Glens of Glasgow. Has anyone got a photo of her? Or are any of her crew around? if so would love to hear from them. Gerry Usher.

Bruce Carson
2nd January 2006, 16:20
Hi Gerry:
A picture of the 'Winga' may be found on the Everard site:
and her particulars here:

Bruce C.

2nd January 2006, 18:48
Thanks for the inforation Bruce. Ive been looking for a picture of the Winga for a while. All the best Gerry.

2nd January 2006, 18:54
Welcome aboard from Italy.

Doug Rogers
2nd January 2006, 21:12
Welcome to the site, anjoy what it has to offer.

2nd January 2006, 21:53
Welcome Gerry I hope you stay with us and post some of your experiences

3rd January 2006, 09:53
Welcome Gerry to the site, enjoy it and all it has to offer and a happy new year to you.

3rd January 2006, 12:02
Ahoy Gerry,

Welcome aboard, enjoy yourself on this fine ship and her crew, as we do; looking forward to your postings.
From Holland

28th May 2007, 21:29
hi cavy. i joined the 'winga' in goole in 1964she had been in dry dock we sailed for grangmouth to load for kodka and hamina in finnland then back to grangmouth,hope this is of intrest john

28th May 2007, 22:21
welcom aboard Garry from the philippines. enjoy all this great site has to offer