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Forum: Say Hello 23rd May 2020, 10:21
Replies: 3
Views: 272
Posted By sparkie2182
Welcome to SN, VIKINGM.

Welcome to SN, VIKINGM.
Forum: The Radio Room 22nd May 2020, 14:29
Replies: 20
Views: 981
Posted By sparkie2182
F.A. Dunn...... brought a smile to the faces of...

F.A. Dunn...... brought a smile to the faces of many......that one.

:)

Greenock was a staple for Atlantic Causeway........ very convenient.

Atlantic Conveyor..... Malcolm Maclean.... of...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 21st May 2020, 15:32
Replies: 5
Views: 338
Posted By sparkie2182
I used the online template a few years ago. I...

I used the online template a few years ago.
I was contacted by email within a day.
The problem was fixed within a few days.
Forum: Computers and The Internet 20th May 2020, 19:50
Replies: 5
Views: 338
Posted By sparkie2182
Have you tried the standard template contact...

Have you tried the standard template contact page?

https://www.epson.co.uk/viewcon/corporatesite/misc/contact/index/technical
Forum: BP Shipping 20th May 2020, 13:52
Replies: 47
Views: 3,560
Posted By sparkie2182
I'll try that John..... Thank you. Most...

I'll try that John..... Thank you.

Most curry recipes have a cast of thousands as an ingredients list which transfers to per plate.
Forum: Brocklebank Line 20th May 2020, 11:54
Replies: 8
Views: 367
Posted By sparkie2182
Well worth it.......but thank you. A lovely...

Well worth it.......but thank you.

A lovely portrayal of a "proper" ship.
Forum: Brocklebank Line 19th May 2020, 21:13
Replies: 8
Views: 367
Posted By sparkie2182
Enter a message explaining the pic in the message...

Enter a message explaining the pic in the message box...... Press "go advanced"....... "manage attachments"...... Press "choose file"....... Select your pic from your gallery..... Press "upload"........
Forum: Brocklebank Line 19th May 2020, 20:59
Replies: 28
Views: 1,697
Posted By sparkie2182
GOH..... Colombo..... For the princely sum of 22...

GOH..... Colombo..... For the princely sum of 22 per night.

Bet the curries are still good.
Forum: Ship Research 18th May 2020, 19:29
Replies: 2
Views: 198
Posted By sparkie2182
This may help...... ...

This may help......

https://fepowhistory.com/liverpool-rapwi-ships/

http://allymccormick.com/fepow-repatriation-ship-list/
Forum: Computers and The Internet 18th May 2020, 14:35
Replies: 11
Views: 407
Posted By sparkie2182
Good for the shareholders, ML.

Good for the shareholders, ML.
Forum: Computers and The Internet 18th May 2020, 12:14
Replies: 11
Views: 407
Posted By sparkie2182
This may help A manufacturers list of...

This may help

A manufacturers list of compatible set-tops.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/help/questions/getting-started-with-bbc-iplayer/getting-started-tv

An example.......

...
Forum: BP Shipping 18th May 2020, 09:22
Replies: 47
Views: 3,560
Posted By sparkie2182
"we impressed on them that we were wanting the...

"we impressed on them that we were wanting the real thing, not dishes watered down to meet delicate European palates"

We've all made that mistake, Bob.

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Forum: Brocklebank Line 18th May 2020, 09:19
Replies: 28
Views: 1,697
Posted By sparkie2182
Can anyone remember Brocks agents in Cal?

Can anyone remember Brocks agents in Cal?
Forum: Modern Cruise Ships 17th May 2020, 12:49
Replies: 16
Views: 1,490
Posted By sparkie2182
"Much the same in Poole Bay" It was the...

"Much the same in Poole Bay"

It was the Cunarder which vacated Poole Bay in favour of another anchorage which prompted my question.,ML.

The Marella ships seem happy at the Nab...... must be a...
Forum: Modern Cruise Ships 17th May 2020, 08:56
Replies: 16
Views: 1,490
Posted By sparkie2182
Any idea of the cost of Nab Anchorage or Weymouth...

Any idea of the cost of Nab Anchorage or Weymouth as opposed to Soton or Dover?

I have been asked a number of times recently...... I have no idea.
Forum: The Radio Room 16th May 2020, 22:12
Replies: 20
Views: 981
Posted By sparkie2182
Caddy was before my time, Tony. They were, as...

Caddy was before my time, Tony.
They were, as you describe them.

Best regards.
Forum: BP Shipping 16th May 2020, 21:28
Replies: 47
Views: 3,560
Posted By sparkie2182
I often fell over the Indian crew sitting in the...

I often fell over the Indian crew sitting in the alleyways eating by hand the most ferocious curry's I had ever seen.
We had the thinnest, oldest Bhandari in the World on the Cunard Chieftain.........
Forum: The Radio Room 16th May 2020, 21:19
Replies: 20
Views: 981
Posted By sparkie2182
That's the one...... 70's eh? I'm not...

That's the one......

70's eh?

I'm not surprised.

I believe she was a magistrate at one stage.
A story did the rounds that she was called upon to give assistance and support to a very...
Forum: BP Shipping 16th May 2020, 20:01
Replies: 47
Views: 3,560
Posted By sparkie2182
They were great, John. Brocklebank ships had...

They were great, John.
Brocklebank ships had some skillful bhandaris.

P. S...... We are at FNC together in the early 70's.

Stay safe.....
Forum: The Radio Room 16th May 2020, 18:23
Replies: 20
Views: 981
Posted By sparkie2182
I struggled with the spelling, Tony........ CURRY...

I struggled with the spelling, Tony........ CURRY does seem right..... But perhaps not.

:)

A few more names you may recall.......

Arthur Orum
Angus Mcdonald
Ken Fawcett (the man if you...
Forum: The Radio Room 16th May 2020, 15:27
Replies: 20
Views: 981
Posted By sparkie2182
Tony........ It was Bill Currie who gave me...

Tony........

It was Bill Currie who gave me advanced warning about the situation in ZSC........ Mostly wrt battery charge/discharge logs being up to the minute etc.

I assume one of ours was...
Forum: The Radio Room 16th May 2020, 12:39
Replies: 20
Views: 981
Posted By sparkie2182
Guaranteed "random" radio inspections......

Does anyone recall the guaranteed "spot-checks" that were a feature of Cape Town in the '70s?

Were there any other ports where a "random" radio survey was guaranteed?

I don't remember any.
Forum: Computers and The Internet 15th May 2020, 19:43
Replies: 12
Views: 475
Posted By sparkie2182
"He politely refused the offer" No fool. ...

"He politely refused the offer"

No fool.

I bought a b/w only "Brother" printer which I use very very occasionally.
The ink doesn't dry after five minutes.. (yet) and it does the job.
...
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 15th May 2020, 10:41
Replies: 26
Views: 3,309
Posted By sparkie2182
The thinking behind the question is somewhat...

The thinking behind the question is somewhat intriguing though, Dave.

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Forum: Cunard 15th May 2020, 10:33
Replies: 3
Views: 395
Posted By sparkie2182
You are.... We must have sailed together at...

You are....

We must have sailed together at some stage.

Best regards.

S2182
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