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Forum: The Radio Room 23rd March 2019, 00:14
Replies: 0
Views: 382
Posted By andysk
Wray Castle

Just posted a Youtube link in the Nautical Colleges forum .....
Enjoy ....
Andy
Forum: Nautical Colleges 23rd March 2019, 00:12
Replies: 0
Views: 422
Posted By andysk
Wray Castle

A promo video from the mid 1980's.

See : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=91xL2WJeN1o&feature=youtu.be

Enjoy .....

Cheers

Andy
Forum: Ship Research 23rd June 2018, 00:30
Replies: 0
Views: 326
Posted By andysk
Ships in Mukalla, Yemen, Dec 1995

I am looking to ID the ships in the attached two pics, which I photographed in Mukalla, Yemen in December 1995.
The single ship looks like "SAS BYOL" or similar, but I have no idea of the ID's of...
Forum: Ship Research 22nd November 2017, 15:17
Replies: 3
Views: 551
Posted By andysk
Hi Gents ... Thanks for the responses, but...

Hi Gents ...

Thanks for the responses, but she is defo BOTLEY, here's a pic .....
Forum: Ship Research 20th November 2017, 23:46
Replies: 3
Views: 551
Posted By andysk
BOTLEY (Bowker & King)

Hi All
If anybody has any info (build date, yard, other names, disposal etc) on the BOTLEY of Bowker & King could they please share it with me. I photographed her in Southampton in November 1977,...
Forum: RNLI 20th November 2017, 11:28
Replies: 16
Views: 7,138
Posted By andysk
Glad you made it there, it's some place. I was...

Glad you made it there, it's some place. I was on Orkney about a year ago, and visited Longhope - it wasn't open so I took a couple of pics through the window. As I was getting into the car about...
Forum: Wrecks 2nd November 2017, 15:05
Replies: 2
Views: 1,440
Posted By andysk
Maybe if I bring my first edition to Southampton...

Maybe if I bring my first edition to Southampton in December, I can swap it for this new edition !!!
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 17th August 2017, 19:21
Replies: 3
Views: 429
Posted By andysk
Well spotted, sorry for the typo !

Well spotted, sorry for the typo !
Forum: Royal Navy 15th August 2017, 01:30
Replies: 101
Views: 8,716
Posted By andysk
Apologies for double posting, due Pompey at 0710...

Apologies for double posting, due Pompey at 0710 BST on Wednesdsay 16th August.

See : http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-hampshire-40930846
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 15th August 2017, 01:28
Replies: 3
Views: 429
Posted By andysk
HMS Queen Elizabeth - Portsmouth arrival

Early start folks - arrival now confirmed as Wednesday 23 August at 0710 BST

See : http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-hampshire-40930846
Forum: Histories 27th June 2017, 19:52
Replies: 25
Views: 4,313
Posted By andysk
There's a similar navaid between Bijouga Breakers...

There's a similar navaid between Bijouga Breakers and Cape Town religiously followed by the majestic Lavender Hull Mob !

Just in case of any issues, the Mates could always refer to the standing...
Forum: Books, Magazines, TV, Video & Publications 26th June 2017, 23:44
Replies: 43
Views: 9,948
Posted By andysk
Sad to report, but Ships in Focus Record has...

Sad to report, but Ships in Focus Record has ceased to exist as a part work with Issue 64 (Late 2016) being the last. There is an annual publication planned, the first in 2017, but I haven't heard...
Forum: Ship Research 26th June 2017, 23:26
Replies: 5
Views: 698
Posted By andysk
There is a new edition of Ken Garret's book on...

There is a new edition of Ken Garret's book on Everards out now, there may be more info there perhaps ?
Forum: The Radio Room 26th June 2017, 23:22
Replies: 26
Views: 2,442
Posted By andysk
Back in the late 1980's I worked on some American...

Back in the late 1980's I worked on some American HF kit called Chirpsounder which identified real time propagation conditions from a fixed to a mobile point. An FM signal swept from 2-30Mhz, Rx in...
Forum: Clan Line 26th June 2017, 21:44
Replies: 13
Views: 6,953
Posted By andysk
Hi Ian I've PM'd you ..... Cheers ...

Hi Ian

I've PM'd you .....

Cheers

Andy
Forum: Clan Line 26th June 2017, 14:12
Replies: 13
Views: 6,953
Posted By andysk
Afternoon Ian ... Yes I did, twice as it...

Afternoon Ian ...

Yes I did, twice as it happens, once on Hector Heron and Clan Ramsay - I haven't got my Dis A to hand, so can't give dates ! I do remember him as a very pleasant shipmate and a...
Forum: Ship Research 11th April 2017, 23:21
Replies: 1
Views: 620
Posted By andysk
It's nearly a year since I posted this, can...

It's nearly a year since I posted this, can anybody help please ?
Thanks in advance
Andy
Forum: The Radio Room 6th March 2017, 00:00
Replies: 126
Views: 9,873
Posted By andysk
Also see :...

Also see : http://vk6ysf.com/wire_antenna_splicing-2.htm for terminating on an eye, done a few of them in my time !
Forum: Say Hello 3rd March 2017, 16:45
Replies: 5
Views: 562
Posted By andysk
Welcome to SN Tony, and enjoy your visits here,...

Welcome to SN Tony, and enjoy your visits here, from another Norwood Tech man ....
Forum: The Radio Room 27th February 2017, 08:51
Replies: 126
Views: 9,873
Posted By andysk
Only in heavy weather, but I wasn't out fishing...

Only in heavy weather, but I wasn't out fishing then !
Forum: The Radio Room 27th February 2017, 00:17
Replies: 126
Views: 9,873
Posted By andysk
I have just found this thread, the aerials were...

I have just found this thread, the aerials were always brought down/put up by the deck crowd after consultation with me and the C/O.

#37...
Forum: Places, People & Events of Maritime Interest 26th February 2017, 23:38
Replies: 0
Views: 700
Posted By andysk
Location ID

Hi All ...

I am looking to accurately (as possible !) identify the location of the attached pic. I know it's somewhere in London's West India system, but where ?

And if anybody can shed any...
Forum: Ship Research 16th January 2017, 23:31
Replies: 28
Views: 1,849
Posted By andysk
Fascinating thread, interesting illustrations,...

Fascinating thread, interesting illustrations, thanks chaps ....
Forum: Special Purpose Vessels 16th January 2017, 23:26
Replies: 19
Views: 3,388
Posted By andysk
You are right Koba, I was alluding to the whaling...

You are right Koba, I was alluding to the whaling operations conducted by them under the UK flag !
Forum: Fishing Vessels 16th January 2017, 20:52
Replies: 14
Views: 1,546
Posted By andysk
That's what is written on the slide Cueball, and...

That's what is written on the slide Cueball, and is close to a slide of Everard's Seniority with the same date taken at Whitehaven. Also, given the photographer, I have no reason to believe it's out...
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