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Search: Posts Made By: hawkey01
Forum: Nautical Colleges 21st June 2020, 11:00
Replies: 36
Views: 9,606
Posted By hawkey01
Sparks69, I don't believe that. But in case...

Sparks69,

I don't believe that. But in case the brain is having some trouble!
North Eastern School of Wireless Telegraphy.

Some of us still around - I do communicate with a couple. Taffy Hayes...
Forum: The Radio Room 19th June 2020, 10:25
Replies: 118
Views: 21,324
Posted By hawkey01
Members, I note some of you have been...

Members,

I note some of you have been putting your email address in an open forum - here - this is discouraged as it leaves you open to the bad guys/gals. If you have not heard back from Laptop...
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 12th June 2020, 10:49
Replies: 1
Views: 339
Posted By hawkey01
Helen, I knew Bernie well a I worked with...

Helen,

I knew Bernie well a I worked with him at Ilfracombe Radio. He at that time lived - if my memory severs me correctly - in Combe Martin. However it is a very long time since we last met....
Forum: Colliers 8th May 2020, 10:49
Replies: 261
Views: 104,210
Posted By hawkey01
Geoff, I was the RO on Blanchland from 3rd...

Geoff,

I was the RO on Blanchland from 3rd Oct 1965 until 24th Nov 1966. Ray was a cadet then along with Lee Gregory. Ray was paid of sick - I believe it was appendicitis if my memory serves me...
Forum: Ship Research 29th April 2020, 11:34
Replies: 5
Views: 320
Posted By hawkey01
Imar, Sorry I did not get back to you. I see...

Imar,

Sorry I did not get back to you. I see you have had help with these vessels. There is a web site called - MIRAMAR - which could be a help to you. I do not know if they require a registration...
Forum: The Radio Room 28th April 2020, 11:02
Replies: 106
Views: 7,867
Posted By hawkey01
Sparkie2182, In my years at GKA and on the...

Sparkie2182,

In my years at GKA and on the coast there were only 5 RO's who were from overseas - with PMG - 1 Cypriot, 2 from the Indian sub continent, one from West Africa, one Mauritian.
...
Forum: Ship Research 28th April 2020, 10:52
Replies: 5
Views: 320
Posted By hawkey01
Imar, Below particulars of the Unden. IMO...

Imar,

Below particulars of the Unden. IMO 5104825.

5104825 1946 UNDEN SWE Cargo ship 1679 tons 2410 Dwt L84.7 Lpp79.4 B12.5 1Tx-11 Lindholmens Varv Gothenburg Yard No988 SWE 12.2.46 1979 BU...
Forum: Ship Research 21st April 2020, 11:37
Replies: 15
Views: 2,268
Posted By hawkey01
Gradelymon, There is one picture I have...

Gradelymon,

There is one picture I have found of the Kingston Hill but it is very poor quality.
Google -ss Kingston Hill and use images. The first picture there is of the Kingston Hill.
...
Forum: Ship Research 21st April 2020, 11:10
Replies: 15
Views: 2,268
Posted By hawkey01
Gradelymon, I found a very poor picture of...

Gradelymon,

I found a very poor picture of the Kingston Hill. If you Google ss Kingston Hill and use Images it is the first picture. Tried to copy and use editing but it is still very poor...
Forum: Ship Research 20th April 2020, 13:07
Replies: 15
Views: 2,268
Posted By hawkey01
Gradelymon, At the top of the page you will...

Gradelymon,

At the top of the page you will see a list of options - Views - User settings etc there you will find - PRIVATE MESSAGES. Click that and it will give you a drop down and on the left...
Forum: Ship Research 18th April 2020, 10:39
Replies: 15
Views: 2,268
Posted By hawkey01
Gradelymon, Ozires has not been on the site...

Gradelymon,

Ozires has not been on the site since January. You could send him a PM - Private Message - via the system.

Neville - Hawkey01
Forum: Ship Research 14th April 2020, 11:22
Replies: 6
Views: 678
Posted By hawkey01
boilerd331, This took me a while to find....

boilerd331,

This took me a while to find. The stamp looks like Port but it is actually Fort.
Hence the name of the ship is Fort Townshend. Eventually found by hunting
on a site with lots of...
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 12th April 2020, 11:40
Replies: 19
Views: 1,529
Posted By hawkey01
A racer of our era - 50's - 1961. RIP.

A racer of our era - 50's - 1961.

RIP.
Forum: The Radio Room 19th February 2020, 10:28
Replies: 21
Views: 1,757
Posted By hawkey01
I certainly cross banded 22/25mhz on WT a few...

I certainly cross banded 22/25mhz on WT a few times. You had to have a nice new ship with all the gear not an old MIMCO vessel with a Span 7 thats for sure.

Larry I did not remember having that...
Forum: RNLI 19th December 2019, 12:26
Replies: 1
Views: 377
Posted By hawkey01
Solomon browne

Let us take a moment today to remember the brave men of the Solomon Browne lost this day in 1981.

R.I.P.

Hawkey01
Forum: The Radio Room 8th November 2019, 10:34
Replies: 76
Views: 11,306
Posted By hawkey01
Posted by new member Richard-T in incorrect area....

Posted by new member Richard-T in incorrect area. I have moved to correct location - Hawkey01


I worked for Philips in Australia from 1967 to 1996. In my early days we had a very large factory in...
Forum: Ship Research 1st November 2019, 11:55
Replies: 7
Views: 1,492
Posted By hawkey01
No, Miramar do not give owners names. ...

No, Miramar do not give owners names.

Hawkey01
Forum: Ship Research 31st October 2019, 13:47
Replies: 7
Views: 1,492
Posted By hawkey01
Waighty, As a lot of Chinese/HK tonnage was...

Waighty,

As a lot of Chinese/HK tonnage was second hand, Hoi Yun, I would imagine had a previous incarnation. No record in Miramar.

In Miramar the Universal Venture is as follows

Built 1972...
Forum: Maritime Family History Research 14th September 2019, 13:49
Replies: 1
Views: 622
Posted By hawkey01
Ketaped, A few of the British companies...

Ketaped,

A few of the British companies running to India over that time span;
P and O.
British India.
Brocklebank.

The other route NY to India - could be via the UK or continent so the...
Forum: Nautical Colleges 19th August 2019, 10:10
Replies: 36
Views: 9,606
Posted By hawkey01
I was there last summer - stayed at the Expanse -...

I was there last summer - stayed at the Expanse - it used to be the best hotel in Brid but far from it these days. A big error! Also found the town very dirty, not like in the good old days of th...
Forum: Offshore Oil & Gas Industry 28th July 2019, 11:35
Replies: 25
Views: 4,838
Posted By hawkey01
Mike, When I have taken copies from 35mm...

Mike,

When I have taken copies from 35mm slides for instance, I use software to be able to enlarge the photo. I use one - Image resizer for windows - for the life of me I cannot remember where I...
Forum: Offshore Oil & Gas Industry 6th July 2019, 10:32
Replies: 25
Views: 4,838
Posted By hawkey01
Today 6th July 2019. A few moments of...

Today 6th July 2019.

A few moments of reflection to remember those 167 men who died on this day in 1988.

R.I.P.

Neville - Hawkey01
Forum: The Radio Room 19th May 2019, 13:22
Replies: 21
Views: 3,789
Posted By hawkey01
Ah! to save a word - KACNY - if my memory serves...

Ah! to save a word - KACNY - if my memory serves me correctly - Acknowledge.


Hawkey01
Forum: Say Hello 6th May 2019, 12:30
Replies: 4
Views: 857
Posted By hawkey01
This is a read only with regard to Appopo request...

This is a read only with regard to Appopo request for his survey.
Now all is well and if anyone can help him then I am sure he would appreciate your input.

Hawkey



am a student and this is...
Forum: Say Hello 5th May 2019, 11:58
Replies: 4
Views: 857
Posted By hawkey01
Members, My opinion is to ignore this. You...

Members,

My opinion is to ignore this. You cannot view the form without giving info on
each page.

It looks dubious to me as David has stated. If the poster gives a read only of the form then...
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