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Search: Posts Made By: Hugh MacLean
Forum: Say Hello 8th December 2019, 22:37
Replies: 1
Views: 154
Posted By Hugh MacLean
Hello Keith and welcome, That time frame [for...

Hello Keith and welcome,
That time frame [for the torpedoed ship] falls into the period of the Fourth Register of Seamen and many of the cards for that period are incomplete. There are other ways to...
Forum: Royal Maritime Auxiliary Service 27th November 2019, 19:17
Replies: 11
Views: 1,044
Posted By Hugh MacLean
I see nothing much either - you probably have...

I see nothing much either - you probably have this?
Forum: Say Hello 18th November 2019, 19:38
Replies: 7
Views: 355
Posted By Hugh MacLean
Hello Matthew, Details of when he joined and...

Hello Matthew,

Details of when he joined and left should be on his service record. I don't think you will find much more in the way of information from ship's logs - I don't think any survive....
Forum: Royal Maritime Auxiliary Service 12th November 2019, 21:37
Replies: 11
Views: 1,044
Posted By Hugh MacLean
Ernest Crafter saw service in both wars being...

Ernest Crafter saw service in both wars being decorated and was also a PoW [ss CASPIAN] in WW1 - I presume you have the records that are out there including the Fourth Register of Seamen records CR1,...
Forum: Say Hello 12th November 2019, 00:55
Replies: 7
Views: 276
Posted By Hugh MacLean
Hi Gail, I am ex-Royal Navy and have sailed...

Hi Gail,
I am ex-Royal Navy and have sailed with the MN on their ships too. My dad was in the MN during the war so in researching him I put my knowledge to good use for anybody researching their...
Forum: Say Hello 11th November 2019, 23:59
Replies: 7
Views: 276
Posted By Hugh MacLean
Hello and welcome, I presume you don't have...

Hello and welcome,
I presume you don't have access to his discharge book? So to find out which ships he served in and when, you will need to obtain his CRS10 - service record beginning January 1941...
Forum: Say Hello 5th November 2019, 22:06
Replies: 7
Views: 355
Posted By Hugh MacLean
Hello and welcome, Matt. Roger has got most of...

Hello and welcome, Matt.
Roger has got most of what you need pretty well documented and I agree that he was not in the Merchant Navy but was a Royal Navy D.E.M.S. gunner. The D.E.M.S. provided...
Forum: Ellerman 5th November 2019, 16:53
Replies: 9
Views: 775
Posted By Hugh MacLean
Hello Ron, I am satisfied the official number...

Hello Ron,
I am satisfied the official number quoted by me is correct but I hope this will put your mind at ease.

https://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/details/r/C9157389

If it doesn't...
Forum: Ellerman 4th November 2019, 22:04
Replies: 9
Views: 775
Posted By Hugh MacLean
Hi Ron. CITY OF CARLISLE- official number...

Hi Ron.

CITY OF CARLISLE- official number 180816 - callsign GBJK

Regards
Hugh
Forum: Ship Research 4th November 2019, 21:47
Replies: 2
Views: 118
Posted By Hugh MacLean
Hello, The ship's Official Logbook for the year...

Hello,
The ship's Official Logbook for the year 1945 is held at the UK National Archives, Kew in file BT 381/3379 (https://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/details/r/C11079551) under the ship's...
Forum: Maritime Family History Research 27th October 2019, 16:43
Replies: 5
Views: 476
Posted By Hugh MacLean
I was looking at Archibald Taylor b. 14.3.1794,...

I was looking at Archibald Taylor b. 14.3.1794, Skipness, ticket number, 43.246 residing in Saltcoats who first went to sea in 1810. I see the other two you mention but I can't find anything else on...
Forum: Maritime Family History Research 25th October 2019, 19:18
Replies: 5
Views: 476
Posted By Hugh MacLean
Hi Primrose, was he born in Skipness? Regards ...

Hi Primrose, was he born in Skipness?
Regards
Hugh
Forum: Maritime Family History Research 22nd October 2019, 16:43
Replies: 16
Views: 890
Posted By Hugh MacLean
Nice work Roger. I can confirm the master of the...

Nice work Roger. I can confirm the master of the ship was Hugh Baird in 1861.
Regards
Hugh
Forum: Maritime Family History Research 20th October 2019, 21:07
Replies: 16
Views: 890
Posted By Hugh MacLean
Hi Roger, He is shown as the master of CITY OF...

Hi Roger,
He is shown as the master of CITY OF CORINTH pages 1 and 2

There is a Duncan Taylor age 45 from Leith and a Carpenter on the ENG2 for FREDERICK (account of changes to the crew of a...
Forum: Say Hello 15th October 2019, 23:39
Replies: 1
Views: 286
Posted By Hugh MacLean
Hello Colin and welcome, I see that you have...

Hello Colin and welcome,
I see that you have posted some information about your dad on other sites. I would advise you to obtain his CRS 10 and Seaman's Pouch from the National Archives in Kew. The...
Forum: Say Hello 11th September 2019, 11:14
Replies: 2
Views: 348
Posted By Hugh MacLean
Hello and welcome, I presume this has been...

Hello and welcome,
I presume this has been uploaded by your family: https://uboat.net/allies/merchants/crews/person/34223.html

He has a seaman's pouch at the National Archives in Kew held in...
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 9th September 2019, 14:02
Replies: 15
Views: 2,798
Posted By Hugh MacLean
Great to see this thread revived again. Ian was...

Great to see this thread revived again. Ian was so hoping to be able to get in touch with Captain Rouse's family - sorry to have to say but sadly Ian crossed the bar a few years ago. A good friend...
Forum: Say Hello 22nd August 2019, 20:59
Replies: 5
Views: 761
Posted By Hugh MacLean
Hello and welcome. He appears to have been noted...

Hello and welcome. He appears to have been noted as Jack Manners b. 26.3.1914, Aldershot and his Dis.A was R162928 - he was a Fireman & Trimmer.

He appears to have served in at least those ships...
Forum: Maritime Family History Research 3rd July 2019, 22:34
Replies: 6
Views: 616
Posted By Hugh MacLean
Hi Lucy, Roger Griffiths is your man for...

Hi Lucy,

Roger Griffiths is your man for this time period. I am sure he will be along in due course.
The column 1876 out/home - indicates his outward voyage 18 August 1876 which was F = Foreign...
Forum: Say Hello 26th June 2019, 22:16
Replies: 2
Views: 407
Posted By Hugh MacLean
Hi Alec, You can download the ship's movement...

Hi Alec,
You can download the ship's movement card from the National Archives for £3.50 - the file is held in piece BT 389/10/201 (https://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/details/r/D8650540)
...
Forum: Say Hello 5th May 2019, 14:42
Replies: 4
Views: 522
Posted By Hugh MacLean
Hello, The CR10 card will not mention any...

Hello,
The CR10 card will not mention any service prior to 1918 as it was only brought out that year.
You should obtain the last crew agreement for THORNABY official number 95897 for 1916 which is...
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 7th April 2019, 17:13
Replies: 257
Views: 30,726
Posted By Hugh MacLean
Seaman38 [seaman38] is still a member - last post...

Seaman38 [seaman38] is still a member - last post 11 March 19. (Thumb)

I guess the site is not as interesting as it once was. Fragmentation of members to other sites, some old hands no longer with...
Forum: Maritime Family History Research 20th March 2019, 12:30
Replies: 7
Views: 1,101
Posted By Hugh MacLean
Hi David, Contact the London Metropolitan...

Hi David,
Contact the London Metropolitan Archive - https://search.lma.gov.uk/SCRIPTS/MWIMAIN.DLL/305471374/2/2/72?RECORD&UNION=Y

Regards
Hugh
Forum: Say Hello 16th March 2019, 19:35
Replies: 13
Views: 1,769
Posted By Hugh MacLean
Just that Bill was active on the site yesterday...

Just that Bill was active on the site yesterday but didn't post anything.
Hugh
Forum: Say Hello 16th March 2019, 17:39
Replies: 13
Views: 1,769
Posted By Hugh MacLean
Lakercapt - Binnacle - Last Activity: Yesterday...

Lakercapt - Binnacle - Last Activity: Yesterday 16:20

Regards
Hugh
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