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Search: Posts Made By: kypros
Forum: Other International Navies 5th December 2016, 10:39
Replies: 12
Views: 4,185
Posted By kypros
Nav very interesting research you have done,not...

Nav very interesting research you have done,not sure if you may have the answer to this query but I was listening to local radio a couple of years ago the discussion was about a extra large siege gun...
Forum: Books, Magazines, TV, Video & Publications 18th September 2016, 19:00
Replies: 61
Views: 7,830
Posted By kypros
As always the first casualty in war and...

As always the first casualty in war and right/left politics is truth,going by some of the comments in this thread political loyalties come to the fore before any attempt to give an objective...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 10th August 2016, 09:36
Replies: 134
Views: 26,961
Posted By kypros
A tragic event may give some closure to the ...

A tragic event may give some closure to the families,the cruel sea always around no matter what the advance in technology.KYPROS
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 6th June 2016, 10:00
Replies: 175
Views: 46,905
Posted By kypros
Sorry Sternchallis only just back to this thread...

Sorry Sternchallis only just back to this thread not sure if any of my family new of the man you asked of both my Father and elder brother now crossed the bar impossible to find out.KYPROS
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 6th June 2016, 09:54
Replies: 26
Views: 2,597
Posted By kypros
Agree with most of the plaudits above but at one...

Agree with most of the plaudits above but at one time he got into bed with the KKK,addressed some meetings and met Klan leaders agreeing with some of there policies at the time wanting a segregated...
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 21st May 2016, 20:51
Replies: 175
Views: 46,905
Posted By kypros
My older brother sailed on the Hildebrand not the...

My older brother sailed on the Hildebrand not the voyage of her loss,I sailed in her sister ship the Hubert on her last voyage to the Amazon before she was moved out to Australia,strangely my late...
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 22nd April 2016, 14:14
Replies: 25
Views: 2,652
Posted By kypros
This last year or so as seen the sad demise of so...

This last year or so as seen the sad demise of so many well known people do you think they all know something,a particular large harvest for the grim reaper.KYPROS
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 9th March 2016, 18:44
Replies: 8
Views: 905
Posted By kypros
Yes a real icon of the music world,what a...

Yes a real icon of the music world,what a connection when he got together with the beatles RIP George thanks for the memories.KYPROS
Forum: Ship Research 2nd March 2016, 10:22
Replies: 24
Views: 7,593
Posted By kypros
A lot of the commercial information quite...

A lot of the commercial information quite correct,but a little known fact was Bookers purchased the copyright of all Ian Flemings books on James Bond for about £100,000 early sixties if my memory is...
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 25th October 2015, 09:28
Replies: 6
Views: 1,680
Posted By kypros
Very sorry to hear this remember her in the Quiet...

Very sorry to hear this remember her in the Quiet Man with John Wayne,as a young lad she seemed stunning to me seems a busy year for crossing the bar for well known celebs.KYPROS
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 17th October 2015, 18:19
Replies: 21
Views: 2,362
Posted By kypros
Yes agree with all these sentiments watched a tv...

Yes agree with all these sentiments watched a tv show on a voyage from the far east recently the vessel seemed soulless and no heart,asking myself why this seemed so and realized there was few people...
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 4th October 2015, 08:56
Replies: 29
Views: 4,634
Posted By kypros
CBOOTS have to agree with you another case of the...

CBOOTS have to agree with you another case of the Labour party cutting its own throat gave Thatcher a free ride when she should have been put out to dry post Falklands debacle.KYPROS
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 3rd October 2015, 10:12
Replies: 134
Views: 26,961
Posted By kypros
Lets keep our fingers crossed for the...

Lets keep our fingers crossed for the seamen.KYPROS
Forum: Tall ships 2nd October 2015, 18:11
Replies: 6
Views: 1,736
Posted By kypros
What a sick joke on the eastern block...

What a sick joke on the eastern block peoples,this at a time when most of them were on starvation rations,not the politburo of course.KYPROS
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 9th September 2015, 10:04
Replies: 2
Views: 881
Posted By kypros
Sorry to hear this a remarkable body of men who...

Sorry to hear this a remarkable body of men who helped advance the technique of treating the badly burned injuries suffered by aircrew during WW2,Sir Archie Mcindoe never gave up on them,KYPROS
Forum: Histories 20th August 2015, 18:19
Replies: 108
Views: 16,781
Posted By kypros
Spoke to my Father before he died a few years...

Spoke to my Father before he died a few years ago,he was on his way to the far east half way through Suez on a newly commissioned destroyer to prepare for the invasion of Japan when the news arrived...
Forum: The Bridge 20th August 2015, 15:15
Replies: 44
Views: 9,822
Posted By kypros
Could not agree more wipe them out,plenty of...

Could not agree more wipe them out,plenty of volunteers for this job but you no what you could just be effecting there human rights according to the wimpish idiots in the UN.KYPROS
Forum: Other International Navies 16th August 2015, 08:55
Replies: 11
Views: 6,772
Posted By kypros
Standard procedure RN particularly smaller...

Standard procedure RN particularly smaller vessels sweepers,frigates,destroyers etc.KYPROS
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 8th August 2015, 09:56
Replies: 4
Views: 1,036
Posted By kypros
Easy answer to that the power of big corporations...

Easy answer to that the power of big corporations with the politicians in there pocket.KYPROS
Forum: Passenger Liners 17th June 2015, 09:05
Replies: 45
Views: 25,457
Posted By kypros
Apologies only just come across this thread,but...

Apologies only just come across this thread,but what an interesting story of the experiences endured by the passengers and crew.Thanks to all contributors looking forward to Davids conclusion.KYPROS
Forum: Say Hello 10th June 2015, 12:55
Replies: 3
Views: 525
Posted By kypros
Welcome to the site Hugh just the man to be a...

Welcome to the site Hugh just the man to be a castaway with.KYPROS
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 3rd June 2015, 12:04
Replies: 19
Views: 3,045
Posted By kypros
I recall homeward bound RMS HUBERT early sixties...

I recall homeward bound RMS HUBERT early sixties hitting one of those Hurricanes off the Southern states,twelve to four watch,the Captain chief mate and 2nd mate all on the bridge I was helmsman...
Forum: Passenger Liners 22nd May 2015, 10:28
Replies: 21
Views: 13,015
Posted By kypros
These posts confirmed my reason for avoiding...

These posts confirmed my reason for avoiding passenger boats like the plague on the advice of my older brother although he did spend some time in both CPR and CUNARD in the latter few years of his...
Forum: Royal Navy 20th May 2015, 18:26
Replies: 9
Views: 1,613
Posted By kypros
Paddy interesting to read an account by someone...

Paddy interesting to read an account by someone in the front line so to speak,the horrors of these encounters very often glossed over by the official reports,to read a mans personal thoughts from the...
Forum: The Engine Room 13th May 2015, 15:48
Replies: 364
Views: 120,611
Posted By kypros
Lost the main gist of this thread,read quite a...

Lost the main gist of this thread,read quite a few horror stories but is the theme based on the condition of the ship the crowd or feeding and working conditions pay etc.The pay for my time was...
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