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Amethyst

My first Robertson ship as AB 29/7/1961.
Served as 2nd Mate,1stMate,and Master on this vessel

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I spent a good few months in this ship, one of he best jobs I ever had. Good crew, good grub and some decent runs. Spent nearly a month in Bristol in a dock strike in Oct. 1965 paid off in Port Talbot Xmas 1965.
Were you the mate on there at that time Bill, as your name rings a bell.
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Hi Billy as trader has stated your name rings a bell ,I'm sure you called in Londonderry many times, I remember Gibson was in her for a time,

Cheers, Fred.
 

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Hi Fred,
I remember going to Londonderry in the Amethyst with phosphate from Casablanca.

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