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Search: Posts Made By: 415618
Forum: RNLI 21st January 2013, 22:34
Replies: 12
Views: 4,226
Posted By 415618
Thank you for your reply Eriskay. It was really...

Thank you for your reply Eriskay. It was really interesting to read the details of that rescue attempt.

Thanks for your kind remarks as well. I must say I was one of a team of 7 who did this...
Forum: RNLI 21st January 2013, 19:09
Replies: 12
Views: 4,226
Posted By 415618
Hi Iain Thanks for your reply. I don't...

Hi Iain

Thanks for your reply.

I don't recall any work being done to make the wheel house watertight. I only remember the yards fitting caged ball type fitting over vent where the ball would...
Forum: RNLI 21st January 2013, 19:06
Replies: 12
Views: 4,226
Posted By 415618
Hi Quinton Thanks for your reply. Yes, I do...

Hi Quinton

Thanks for your reply. Yes, I do remember the event you refer to but it was the other team that dealt with that one.

You are right that the Donaghadee boat was an early one and...
Forum: RNLI 9th January 2013, 21:36
Replies: 12
Views: 4,226
Posted By 415618
Barnet and Watson Self-Righting

I have just retired and at these times, thoughts turn to the things you have done and projects you have worked on. I have been fortunate enough to work for the same company for nearly 43 years and...
Forum: Ship Research 19th August 2008, 21:10
Replies: 11
Views: 1,410
Posted By 415618
Steve Thanks for the help. It has been...

Steve

Thanks for the help. It has been really interesting for me.

From the service record my grandfather's first posting was on the Fire Queen, which I think was a steam yacht so probably...
Forum: Ship Research 18th August 2008, 22:48
Replies: 11
Views: 1,410
Posted By 415618
I am back at home and have looked at my...

I am back at home and have looked at my grandfather's service record. He served on:

Melampus - 21 May 1904 - 20 February 1905
Latona - 21 Fbruary 1905 - 17 April 1906
Iphigenia - 19 January...
Forum: Ship Research 10th August 2008, 09:41
Replies: 11
Views: 1,410
Posted By 415618
Hi Steve Thanks for the information and...

Hi Steve

Thanks for the information and rapid reply. There is more information as I have his service record card but like you, I am also away at the moment. Hopefully I will be able to find a...
Forum: Ship Research 9th August 2008, 23:25
Replies: 11
Views: 1,410
Posted By 415618
World War 1 Cruiser Identification.

I am doing some research into my grandfather's naval service and would like some help identifying a ship he served on. The attached is a picture that he treasured but went missing for about 25...
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