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Search: Posts Made By: GrahamWeifang
Forum: BP Shipping 15th September 2016, 21:13
Replies: 10
Views: 1,333
Posted By GrahamWeifang
Thanks Chris, You found right then :) ...

Thanks Chris,

You found right then :)

I can see your home page on gtzx.

Can't seem to register just yet

Graham.
Forum: BP Shipping 15th September 2016, 11:18
Replies: 1
Views: 591
Posted By GrahamWeifang
What happened to Gorden Winchester, he was a 4E

Hi all,

One of the chaps who I had many a good shore side session was a guy named Gordon Winchester.
4th Engineer at the time.
I am sure he came from Poole. around 1979 'ish

Any thing any...
Forum: BP Shipping 15th September 2016, 11:10
Replies: 31
Views: 5,097
Posted By GrahamWeifang
Thanks Doug for taking time to reply. Great to...

Thanks Doug for taking time to reply.
Great to hear he is in good health

Any why may I ask is he not on SN ?

he, he, he,

Gra.
Forum: BP Shipping 15th September 2016, 11:08
Replies: 10
Views: 1,333
Posted By GrahamWeifang
Thanks Graham Graham

Thanks Graham

Graham
Forum: BP Shipping 14th September 2016, 15:43
Replies: 10
Views: 1,333
Posted By GrahamWeifang
If I had it, sure I would have looked (Applause)

If I had it, sure I would have looked (Applause)
Forum: BP Shipping 14th September 2016, 11:39
Replies: 31
Views: 5,097
Posted By GrahamWeifang
Mike Watts, Now that seems to be a name I...

Mike Watts,

Now that seems to be a name I remember.
2nd Engineer?
Not too tall a guy
Little chunky
Well trimmed short beard?
about 30 'ish

Graham
Forum: BP Shipping 14th September 2016, 11:31
Replies: 10
Views: 1,333
Posted By GrahamWeifang
How to find all the previous tankers I sailed on

Hi all,

I would like to try find out the dates and names of vessels in the BP tanker fleet that I sailed on for the years I was at sea with BP.

Is there an email to where I can ask the now BP...
Forum: BP Shipping 14th September 2016, 11:18
Replies: 56
Views: 8,791
Posted By GrahamWeifang
I remember as elecky, going up the east coast of...

I remember as elecky, going up the east coast of Scandinavia, I think it was to some Swedish port.
The whole sea had iced over, for as far as the eye could see,
I was on a tree boat, maybe...
Forum: BP Shipping 14th September 2016, 10:57
Replies: 56
Views: 8,791
Posted By GrahamWeifang
Sounds like you sailed on all the Tree boats that...

Sounds like you sailed on all the Tree boats that I was on.
I can also add a couple of C boats, and a few Border boats.

It was OK as lecky,
The only gripe I seem to remember was the electric...
Forum: BP Shipping 14th September 2016, 10:52
Replies: 56
Views: 8,791
Posted By GrahamWeifang
And I seem to remember as 'Lecky, I had shower in...

And I seem to remember as 'Lecky, I had shower in the Border Boats ?

Graham
Forum: BP Shipping 2nd February 2013, 09:21
Replies: 69
Views: 19,753
Posted By GrahamWeifang
Hi Chris, A really nice bloke. He made...

Hi Chris,

A really nice bloke.

He made me very welcome on the Hazel, and when my parents came to visit, he made them very welcome also.

Gra.
Forum: BP Shipping 1st February 2013, 08:23
Replies: 69
Views: 19,753
Posted By GrahamWeifang
. I remember Mike very well from the Hazel. ...

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I remember Mike very well from the Hazel.

Great bloke !

What happened to him now?
Where is he?

Gra.
Forum: BP Shipping 10th October 2012, 04:30
Replies: 69
Views: 19,753
Posted By GrahamWeifang
So not all doom and gloom about scrappage times...

So not all doom and gloom about scrappage times then.

Gra.
Forum: BP Shipping 2nd October 2012, 14:15
Replies: 69
Views: 19,753
Posted By GrahamWeifang
. Amazing, Was the shift in oil...

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Amazing,
Was the shift in oil transportation so great ?

They must have been still new'ish in that short time span of use.

Gra.
Forum: BP Shipping 23rd September 2012, 12:15
Replies: 50
Views: 16,825
Posted By GrahamWeifang
. I am sure I was also on the border Falcon at...

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I am sure I was also on the border Falcon at some time.
#

Gra.
Forum: BP Shipping 23rd September 2012, 12:05
Replies: 69
Views: 19,753
Posted By GrahamWeifang
. Wow, Just 22 years service, Some...

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Wow,

Just 22 years service,

Some sort of minimum record?

Gra,
Forum: Union Castle - Safmarine 17th September 2012, 05:17
Replies: 15
Views: 13,657
Posted By GrahamWeifang
When we emigrated out to South Africa, Cape Town...

When we emigrated out to South Africa, Cape Town in late 1969, we sailed on the S.A. Oranje from Southampton.

I remember the trip with lots of happiness.

14 days I think it took.

Gra.
Forum: BP Shipping 11th September 2012, 14:29
Replies: 30
Views: 7,670
Posted By GrahamWeifang
. Was Andy Shearer 3rd Engineer, or maybe 2nd? ...

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Was Andy Shearer 3rd Engineer, or maybe 2nd?

Gra.
Forum: BP Shipping 1st August 2012, 10:16
Replies: 56
Views: 8,791
Posted By GrahamWeifang
. I remember this too. The pumps were started...

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I remember this too.
The pumps were started on closed valves.
Then gradually the valves were opened.

Graham
Forum: BP Shipping 1st August 2012, 08:19
Replies: 80
Views: 18,395
Posted By GrahamWeifang
. I was just about to start S.L. so it worked...

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I was just about to start S.L. so it worked out well,
I took the money, and started a new job within a few weeks.

Gra.
(I am sure it was pretty damn impressive redundancy money at the time)
Forum: BP Shipping 1st August 2012, 08:16
Replies: 7
Views: 2,670
Posted By GrahamWeifang
. The guy I remember very well was Mike...

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The guy I remember very well was Mike Bickernall?
Several trips on the Hazel
I am sure he was a QPR supporter.

Graham
Forum: BP Shipping 1st August 2012, 08:05
Replies: 70
Views: 18,985
Posted By GrahamWeifang
. Yes, Pam Muller, Strange how some names...

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Yes, Pam Muller,
Strange how some names just stick.
I was there in middle 70's

Gra.
Forum: BP Shipping 1st August 2012, 07:59
Replies: 47
Views: 17,037
Posted By GrahamWeifang
. Hello Charles, I remember Symons, as we...

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Hello Charles,

I remember Symons, as we were several times following each other ship to ship etc.

What can I say about Duncan,
He was every ones favourite Captain.

I was on Commodore,...
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