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Search: Posts Made By: philshimmin
Forum: Ship Research 30th December 2018, 11:16
Replies: 2
Views: 692
Posted By philshimmin
Yes, Titan ran out of Ijmuiden , Penrod charter...

Yes, Titan ran out of Ijmuiden , Penrod charter for a few years, I was Chief, and Jan Klaarwater was Skipper. Great times.
Forum: Offshore Oil & Gas Industry 27th January 2017, 10:52
Replies: 3
Views: 1,830
Posted By philshimmin
I seem to remember Alf in the Trojan Service...

I seem to remember Alf in the Trojan Service sailing out of Ijmuiden, around1976.
Forum: Offshore Oil & Gas Industry 6th April 2016, 10:54
Replies: 79
Views: 42,634
Posted By philshimmin
Great to see the old pics. How did some of them...

Great to see the old pics. How did some of them pass a survey? Good memories, lots of laughs and moderate social drinking!
Forum: The Engine Room 24th January 2016, 19:29
Replies: 61
Views: 7,098
Posted By philshimmin
Three reasons not to sign on, Sharples purifiers,...

Three reasons not to sign on, Sharples purifiers, Paxman generators and Capt's bond!
Forum: Offshore Oil & Gas Industry 28th October 2014, 20:37
Replies: 79
Views: 42,634
Posted By philshimmin
Ah, Trini..what a great posting! As you...

Ah, Trini..what a great posting! As you mentioned, we ended up in Mexico.
Then it was Thailand. Singapore and Indonesia, and a spell in Egypt. Been retired now 13 years. Still moderately socially...
Forum: The Galley 2nd November 2013, 18:28
Replies: 5
Views: 2,216
Posted By philshimmin
Thanks for that info. On an RMS Sylvania menu...

Thanks for that info. On an RMS Sylvania menu 1957! Those were the days for greedy boys. Cholesterol hadn't been a problem.
Forum: The Galley 29th October 2013, 12:01
Replies: 5
Views: 2,216
Posted By philshimmin
savoury course

In the 60s, one of the savoury courses to finish Dinner was Croute Baron. Devils on horseback are well documented, but what was Croute Baron?
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 1st August 2009, 18:01
Replies: 2
Views: 917
Posted By philshimmin
Hi.I sailed with Trevor,in the Titan Service, out...

Hi.I sailed with Trevor,in the Titan Service, out of Ijmuiden about 1973, He was a deckhand..along with "Muggy" Driver..Rgds Phil.
Forum: The Galley 7th March 2009, 17:10
Replies: 2
Views: 1,997
Posted By philshimmin
On the old Port Chalmers, the galley was on the...

On the old Port Chalmers, the galley was on the upper deck in a sort of deckhouse..oil fired ranges that had to be fired up by the junior eng on the 4/8.The cooked food was carried in Dixies to a...
Forum: Offshore Oil & Gas Industry 16th February 2009, 00:18
Replies: 39
Views: 12,880
Posted By philshimmin
I remember a run ashore in Yarmouth...

I remember a run ashore in Yarmouth with"anchors"..to the old quayside pub with the woodburner stove..he told the landlady she must have had a hard life to end up with a face like hers.....and to the...
Forum: Ellerman 2nd February 2009, 18:59
Replies: 32
Views: 10,922
Posted By philshimmin
I forgot to mention that the feeding was "board...

I forgot to mention that the feeding was "board of trade rate"..this meant that the cook had his work cut out. On Athenian the grub was great, especially the curries.
Forum: Ellerman 2nd February 2009, 18:54
Replies: 32
Views: 10,922
Posted By philshimmin
I was 3/eng Athenian..I think the chief was Stan...

I was 3/eng Athenian..I think the chief was Stan Kettely.. what a great time. once work was done for the day we had to play 3 and in on the quay side, with Stan in goal....Haifa, Ashdod, Malta,...
Forum: Offshore Oil & Gas Industry 27th January 2009, 05:52
Replies: 79
Views: 42,634
Posted By philshimmin
Yes, the pacific shore.Was Dennis the skipper?...

Yes, the pacific shore.Was Dennis the skipper? Brewing beer in his shower, and arguing with Mick the hat, down the lift shaft to the galley?I was prob your relief.Rgds Phil
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 21st January 2009, 01:13
Replies: 9
Views: 2,828
Posted By philshimmin
The last trip in 1965, before she was sold..I was...

The last trip in 1965, before she was sold..I was a junior engineer. What a party time trip we had.The junior engs job was to fire up the galley stove 1st thing(4 to 8)..Galley on deck!No air...
Forum: Offshore Oil & Gas Industry 13th January 2009, 22:36
Replies: 39
Views: 12,880
Posted By philshimmin
Geoff, was that when we went to the Sandokan...

Geoff, was that when we went to the Sandokan stand by job with Freddie Sampson? We all used to play cards with Fred, Sinclir Anderson etc.to pass the time at anchor. Fred used to cheat..the losers...
Forum: Offshore Oil & Gas Industry 23rd December 2008, 23:45
Replies: 39
Views: 12,880
Posted By philshimmin
Yes, I too remember most of the names mentioned,...

Yes, I too remember most of the names mentioned, particularly Geof Chowles.who was master of the built up kiwi burger and french toast on return from a run ashore.All good fun before the rules...
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