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Search: Posts Made By: nevillethorndike
Forum: Ferries 11th August 2018, 18:59
Replies: 1
Views: 899
Posted By nevillethorndike
Cambria (V) 1949 Damage

Hi,

Some photos showing bow damage to Cambria (V)(1949) have come into my possession. They are credited to Mann & Cooper Ltd (no longer in existence), Liverpool and are undated.

Anybody have...
Forum: Ship Research 16th January 2018, 13:48
Replies: 10
Views: 1,725
Posted By nevillethorndike
Sincere thanks to both. Rgds Nigel Thornton

Sincere thanks to both.

Rgds
Nigel Thornton
Forum: Ship Research 16th January 2018, 07:35
Replies: 10
Views: 1,725
Posted By nevillethorndike
Harwich - Hoek Van Holland

Hi,

I have received this via the Dover Ferry Photos Forum contact form.

"(1) How many hours it took a passenger car ferry to cross the trans-North Sea from the Nieuwe Maas river at the Hoek of...
Forum: Ferries 18th September 2017, 10:55
Replies: 0
Views: 1,126
Posted By nevillethorndike
Cotentin (Schiaffino)

Hi,

Does anybody have any info' (dates etc) when Cotentin (ex Thule) sailed Dover Ostend?

Thanks in advance
NT
Forum: Container Vessels 13th July 2017, 13:57
Replies: 1
Views: 1,416
Posted By nevillethorndike
Golfo De Batabano

Hi,

Anybody know any history of (1977) Golfo De Batabano?

Rgds
NT
Forum: Histories 4th January 2017, 17:04
Replies: 1
Views: 1,714
Posted By nevillethorndike
THV Ready (II)

Anybody know anything about Trinity House Vessel Ready (II)?

Rgds
Nigel T
Forum: Container Vessels 1st January 2017, 14:30
Replies: 0
Views: 1,683
Posted By nevillethorndike
Petrodvorets, Norland

Hi,

Anybody able to give me some history of Norland ex Petrodvorets (IMO 7507007)

I have all her technical details +


1975: Completed. Registered Owner; Baltic Shipping Com Leningrad,...
Forum: Ferries 7th May 2016, 08:33
Replies: 12
Views: 3,365
Posted By nevillethorndike
This pic was taken at New Romney (Romney, Hythe...

This pic was taken at New Romney (Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway). I understand that the model is now with Dover Transport Museum.

Another based on Lord Warden

Rgds
NT
Forum: Ship Research 31st January 2016, 20:09
Replies: 0
Views: 454
Posted By nevillethorndike
Trinity House Winston Churchill

Hi,

Can anybody help with a "potted history" of TH Winston Churchill (1963)

Rgds
Nigel Thornton
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 29th August 2015, 14:25
Replies: 0
Views: 1,035
Posted By nevillethorndike
Del Monte Reefers

Hi,

I am searching for a comprehensive fleet list (Past and Present) of Del Monte reefers.

Can anybody tell me whether one exists or give me some assistance?

Rgds
Nigel Thornton (DoverT)
Forum: Ferries 24th October 2012, 09:05
Replies: 2
Views: 1,241
Posted By nevillethorndike
Stevie B Thanks very much. I have a...

Stevie B

Thanks very much.

I have a couple of pics of St Helen here at Dover (one from November 1993) and have also recently been sent one of St Cecilia moored at the Admiralty Pier.

Rgds...
Forum: Ferries 22nd October 2012, 11:43
Replies: 2
Views: 1,241
Posted By nevillethorndike
St Cecilia

Hi,

Anybody happen to know when the St Cecilia (Wightlink) called at Dover?

Cheer
Nigel T
Forum: Ferries 22nd March 2012, 10:25
Replies: 5
Views: 2,269
Posted By nevillethorndike
Umm(EEK) I don't know about that Rgds ...

Umm(EEK)

I don't know about that

Rgds
NT
Forum: Ferries 21st March 2012, 17:06
Replies: 5
Views: 2,269
Posted By nevillethorndike
Cheers Howard, but I am the same "NT" who...

Cheers Howard, but I am the same "NT" who compiled that article/history.

I'm just not sure if she actually acted as relief on the service or if she was there for another reason?

Rgds
NT (aka...
Forum: Ferries 19th March 2012, 11:34
Replies: 5
Views: 2,269
Posted By nevillethorndike
Essex Ferry at Dover

Hi,

I was recently shown a pic of Essex Ferry in Dover on 15/06/1979.

Does anyone know why she was there?

Rgds
NT
Forum: Tugs 26th November 2010, 17:26
Replies: 9
Views: 4,809
Posted By nevillethorndike
Thanks everbody for your assistance! NT

Thanks everbody for your assistance!

NT
Forum: Tugs 19th November 2010, 19:38
Replies: 9
Views: 4,809
Posted By nevillethorndike
United Towing, Salvageman and ?

Hello,

During the infamous hurricane of 1987 Sealinks Hengist was blown ashore near Folkestone.

Duncan Haws (Mercantile Fleets "British Railway Steamers") states that, with the aid of United...
Forum: Tugs 10th February 2010, 08:56
Replies: 5
Views: 3,273
Posted By nevillethorndike
Hi, Sincere thanks for all the info' ...

Hi,

Sincere thanks for all the info'

Best wishes
NT
Forum: Tugs 9th February 2010, 19:05
Replies: 5
Views: 3,273
Posted By nevillethorndike
Hermes

Hello,

I'm trying to find out what became of the 1956 built salvage tug Hermes which was based at Dover during the 1960's.

Anybody any ideas?

Thanks
NT
Forum: Ferries 9th February 2010, 15:52
Replies: 9
Views: 2,287
Posted By nevillethorndike
Thanks everybody(Thumb) Rgds NT

Thanks everybody(Thumb)

Rgds
NT
Forum: Ferries 31st January 2010, 15:57
Replies: 9
Views: 2,287
Posted By nevillethorndike
Thanks. I'd be very interested(Thumb) Rgds ...

Thanks. I'd be very interested(Thumb)

Rgds
NT
Forum: Ferries 25th January 2010, 18:09
Replies: 9
Views: 2,287
Posted By nevillethorndike
Hi, I have been told that during 1976 she...

Hi,

I have been told that during 1976 she was used in the making of the film "A Bridge too far".

Is anyone able to confirm this?

Rgds
NT
Forum: Ship Research 23rd September 2009, 18:23
Replies: 23
Views: 3,512
Posted By nevillethorndike
Hi, I have since found out that she became...

Hi,

I have since found out that she became DECCA PILOT in 1971 and was in Lloyds Register in 1978 - 79.

I only have a later 1984 register and she as disappeared.

Has anybody got a register...
Forum: Ship Research 19th September 2009, 17:11
Replies: 23
Views: 3,512
Posted By nevillethorndike
Ummm, that should be (19) Patrol (Smoke) NT

Ummm, that should be (19) Patrol (Smoke)

NT
Forum: Ship Research 16th September 2009, 21:35
Replies: 23
Views: 3,512
Posted By nevillethorndike
THV 10 Patrol?

Hi,

Can somebody tell me whatever happened to Trinity House Pilot Vessel (10) Patrol which was based at Dover during the 60's?

Rgds
NT
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