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Forum: Maritime Family History Research 19th February 2018, 21:00
Replies: 9
Views: 1,518
Posted By Scatari
Wrong war unfortunately - the incident to which...

Wrong war unfortunately - the incident to which Chiad Fhear refers was in WWI, while your link refers to an incident in 1941.
Forum: Royal Navy 5th February 2018, 21:58
Replies: 11
Views: 1,687
Posted By Scatari
You might want to contact the Crowsnest club...

You might want to contact the Crowsnest club first to confirm the bell is still there ... as the article provided by tsell is eight years old.

Contact info at this link:

http://crowsnestnl.ca/
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 9th November 2016, 22:26
Replies: 13
Views: 888
Posted By Scatari
Here is a complete list of the participating...

Here is a complete list of the participating ships:

All RNZN Assets
HMNZS Canterbury, Te Mana, Te Kaha, Wellington, Otago, Endeavour, Manawanui and 2 of the IPV's

Australia: FFG, HMAS Darwin,...
Forum: Say Hello 14th October 2016, 01:28
Replies: 10
Views: 1,274
Posted By Scatari
Judging by this thread (post #15), she was in...

Judging by this thread (post #15), she was in Montreal in March/April 1955:

https://www.shipsnostalgia.com/showthread.php?t=4000
Forum: Royal Navy 27th September 2016, 17:21
Replies: 24
Views: 4,562
Posted By Scatari
Using that logic, I suppose that one could say...

Using that logic, I suppose that one could say the same thing about Captain Fogarty Fegen (CO of HMS Jervis Bay) and Lieutenant Commander Roope (CO of HMS Glowworm).
Forum: Other International Navies 21st September 2016, 22:57
Replies: 9
Views: 4,735
Posted By Scatari
That would be a chunk of what's missing from...

That would be a chunk of what's missing from OKANAGAN here (courtesy of http://www.forposterityssake.ca/GALLERIES/OKANAGAN.htm )
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 21st September 2016, 22:35
Replies: 13
Views: 3,262
Posted By Scatari
It's blocked here in Canada too.

It's blocked here in Canada too.
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 18th September 2016, 20:51
Replies: 36
Views: 2,756
Posted By Scatari
Yup: ...

Yup:

http://www.navalhistory.dk/English/TheShips/D/Dannebrog(1932).htm
Forum: Royal Navy 28th July 2016, 18:33
Replies: 13
Views: 2,121
Posted By Scatari
This incident took place on 28 July 1973. ...

This incident took place on 28 July 1973.

Here is a photo of the damage to Okanagan's fin:

http://www.forposterityssake.ca/JPGs/PHOTO-DIR/OKANAGAN/OKA0015.jpg
Forum: Special Purpose Vessels 5th July 2016, 19:26
Replies: 2
Views: 1,830
Posted By Scatari
Another version of Noah's Ark: (From Money...

Another version of Noah's Ark:

(From Money Magazine)

Controversial Noah’s Ark Amusement Park Opens This Week in Kentucky

"A new amusement park featuring a gigantic wooden boat designed to be...
Forum: Wrecks 22nd June 2016, 04:11
Replies: 5
Views: 1,674
Posted By Scatari
Fascinating video Mike - many thanks for posting...

Fascinating video Mike - many thanks for posting it.
Forum: Royal Maritime Auxiliary Service 11th January 2016, 21:46
Replies: 79
Views: 23,868
Posted By Scatari
Bob: She appears to be in pretty good nick...

Bob:

She appears to be in pretty good nick for a thirty year old!
Forum: Ship Research 9th January 2016, 21:18
Replies: 3
Views: 767
Posted By Scatari
This one? ...

This one?

https://www.pressandjournal.co.uk/fp/news/north-east/peterhead/681782/lucky-escape-for-crew-as-two-boats-collide-off-peterhead/
Forum: Other International Navies 21st August 2015, 22:26
Replies: 11
Views: 6,654
Posted By Scatari
A small correction if I may - it is HMCS...

A small correction if I may - it is HMCS Preserver on the east coast - Provider was decommissioned in 1998
Forum: Preserved Vessels & Restoration Projects 8th August 2015, 23:10
Replies: 7
Views: 4,707
Posted By Scatari
Sylvia: Unfortunately I don't know too many...

Sylvia:

Unfortunately I don't know too many millionaires ... and if I did, I certainly wouldn't encourage them to get involved in a project like this.

I don't think you fully understand the...
Forum: Preserved Vessels & Restoration Projects 6th August 2015, 23:09
Replies: 7
Views: 4,707
Posted By Scatari
Sylvia: Judging by the photos at the...

Sylvia:

Judging by the photos at the sskyle.org website, the ship is in extremely poor condition and any attempt to restore her would likely cost millions of dollars. Sadly, I can't see anyway...
Forum: Tugs 26th July 2015, 17:35
Replies: 9
Views: 5,717
Posted By Scatari
It would appear that St Charles days may be...

It would appear that St Charles days may be numbered:

http://tugfaxblogspotcom.blogspot.ca/
Forum: Royal Navy 21st April 2015, 13:45
Replies: 1
Views: 1,149
Posted By Scatari
Some information here: ...

Some information here:

http://www.leithshipyards.com/ships-built-in-leith/1939-to-1945/131-hms-hazel-yard-no-299-tree-class-armed-trawler-royal-navy-built-1939.html
Forum: Royal Navy 1st April 2015, 19:20
Replies: 9
Views: 3,039
Posted By Scatari
David: As built, the six ships of the Abdiel...

David:

As built, the six ships of the Abdiel Class (of which Manxman was a member) were rated as having a top speed of 39.75 knots ... and all apparently achieved speeds in excess of 35 knots on...
Forum: Other International Navies 24th March 2015, 01:24
Replies: 9
Views: 4,735
Posted By Scatari
Sad news on the Ojibwa front: (From CTV...

Sad news on the Ojibwa front:

(From CTV News)

Elgin Military Museum defaults on loan for HMCS Ojibwa

"A municipality is on the hook for $6 million after a local museum defaulted on a loan it...
Forum: Tugs 20th March 2015, 21:18
Replies: 27
Views: 6,633
Posted By Scatari
Leratty: You are probably thinking of the...

Leratty:

You are probably thinking of the 1958 movie "The Key," with Trevor Howard, Sophia Loren and William Holden. It was based on the book by the great Dutch author Jan de Hartog.
Forum: Special Purpose Vessels 18th March 2015, 20:14
Replies: 0
Views: 2,015
Posted By Scatari
Marine Scotland

Are Marine Scotland's (formerly Scottish Fisheries Protection Agency) three marine protection vessels Minna, Jura and Hirta armed?
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 18th March 2015, 03:28
Replies: 10
Views: 1,913
Posted By Scatari
Details here (second article): ...

Details here (second article):

http://shipfax.blogspot.ca/
Forum: Tugs 8th February 2015, 21:09
Replies: 9
Views: 5,717
Posted By Scatari
Thanks for this Gerry ... and welcome aboard. ...

Thanks for this Gerry ... and welcome aboard.

Do you by any chance remember when you saw St Anthony listed for sale?

On a personal note, do you by any chance remember a John Taylor ... he was...
Forum: Ships & the Breakers 16th November 2014, 19:08
Replies: 52
Views: 26,106
Posted By Scatari
Mike: Ojibwa was originally being built for...

Mike:

Ojibwa was originally being built for the RN (as HMS Onyx), but was purchased by Canada while being built. The other two (Onondaga and Okanagan)were built specifically for the RCN.

As...
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