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Search: Posts Made By: Bob S
Forum: Computers and The Internet 6th October 2019, 13:27
Replies: 24
Views: 1,826
Posted By Bob S
Yes, be careful of the "dial 1" call back,...

Yes, be careful of the "dial 1" call back, normally a premium rate call and they will keep you talking for as long as possible.
Had a few calls lately with recorded message asking to call back to...
Forum: Ship Research 3rd October 2019, 16:33
Replies: 7
Views: 371
Posted By Bob S
Hi Imar Sorry, can't find any info on those...

Hi Imar

Sorry, can't find any info on those vessels.

Regards

Bob
Forum: Ship Research 1st October 2019, 12:30
Replies: 7
Views: 371
Posted By Bob S
Do you have build dates for those vessels imar,...

Do you have build dates for those vessels imar, or any other names they traded under. It would make the search easier, too many vessels with the same name.

Regards

Bob
Forum: Computers and The Internet 30th September 2019, 13:52
Replies: 13
Views: 689
Posted By Bob S
Not sure about the blackberry but a week or so...

Not sure about the blackberry but a week or so ago Norton did an update on the online security and since then my saved logon details disappeared (on some sites, not all) but clicking on username it...
Forum: Ship Research 30th September 2019, 13:42
Replies: 7
Views: 371
Posted By Bob S
Cally was built in 1936 and 200 grt, renamed Hago...

Cally was built in 1936 and 200 grt, renamed Hago in 1947. Too early for IMO number.
The "Miramar Ship Index " number is 5139739 but there's very little info there. Miramar is a subscription site.
...
Forum: Passenger Liners 16th August 2019, 13:52
Replies: 5
Views: 840
Posted By Bob S
Now called PIANO LAND

Now called PIANO LAND
Forum: Royal Fleet Auxiliary 13th August 2019, 17:05
Replies: 8
Views: 1,721
Posted By Bob S
A couple more screenshots from the Portsmouth...

A couple more screenshots from the Portsmouth Webcam of today's departure of RFA GOLD ROVER for Aliaga in tow of tug OPAL
Forum: Royal Fleet Auxiliary 11th August 2019, 14:59
Replies: 8
Views: 1,721
Posted By Bob S
A couple of screenshots of the Portsmouth webcam...

A couple of screenshots of the Portsmouth webcam this morning. She still looks pretty smart for a laid up ship.

Both Black & Gold destined for Aliaga
Forum: Passenger Liners 6th August 2019, 15:18
Replies: 10
Views: 2,604
Posted By Bob S
Yes, they did have a souvenir shop, I bought a...

Yes, they did have a souvenir shop, I bought a set of 35mm slides. Can't remember what else they had, almost 50 years ago :):)
Forum: Ferries 20th June 2019, 15:08
Replies: 7
Views: 1,171
Posted By Bob S
A few weeks ago at Southampton

A few weeks ago at Southampton
Forum: Places, People & Events of Maritime Interest 12th June 2019, 16:02
Replies: 7
Views: 815
Posted By Bob S
If anyone can place where the RFA BLACK ROVER is...

If anyone can place where the RFA BLACK ROVER is at the moment, she was moved there a few days ago.
Forum: Ship Research 10th May 2019, 10:46
Replies: 4
Views: 686
Posted By Bob S
I did a Black Sea cruise on the Transilvania in...

I did a Black Sea cruise on the Transilvania in 1972, very basic compared with today's ships but still very enjoyable.

Photo in Yalta
Forum: Ship Research 9th May 2019, 14:45
Replies: 6
Views: 1,246
Posted By Bob S
Photo at Greenock I have noted as OCTOPLY after...

Photo at Greenock I have noted as OCTOPLY after leaving Western Ferries as SOUND OF SCARBA dated 9th March 2005

Photo on the Thames noted as SOUND (not SOOND) dated 11th March 2012
Forum: Computers and The Internet 9th May 2019, 14:29
Replies: 4
Views: 539
Posted By Bob S
Not sure about Windows 10 but in MS Office Word...

Not sure about Windows 10 but in MS Office Word 2010 go to "Page Layout", check "Spacing" is set to 0 (zero). Mine changed to 6 during a past update. That gave me the same as you are getting
...
Forum: RNLI 3rd May 2019, 12:39
Replies: 2
Views: 971
Posted By Bob S
Thanks Richiel, now I look closer I can see she...

Thanks Richiel, now I look closer I can see she is a 75, just assumed she was new as she is still flying the RNLI flag.

Cheers
Much appreciated
Forum: Fishing Vessels 27th April 2019, 08:06
Replies: 17
Views: 1,488
Posted By Bob S
Official naming at Greenwich. ...

Official naming at Greenwich.

https://www.grimsbytelegraph.co.uk/news/grimsby-news/piece-humber-fishing-history-stopped-2794105

"Piece of Humber fishing history stops London in its tracks" ......
Forum: United States Navy 26th April 2019, 10:36
Replies: 0
Views: 546
Posted By Bob S
Uscgc eagle

USCGC EAGLE arriving at Portsmouth, UK today as seen from the webcam on HMS Warrior (Screenshot).
Open to public over the weekend
Forum: Fishing Vessels 25th April 2019, 14:35
Replies: 17
Views: 1,488
Posted By Bob S
Rear end shot here ...

Rear end shot here
http://www.shipspotting.com/gallery/photo.php?lid=2905621
Forum: RNLI 25th April 2019, 13:43
Replies: 2
Views: 971
Posted By Bob S
Rnlb amanda jane

New (?) Atlantic 85 class seen in St Katharines Dock, London on the 23rd April 2019
No registration number showing, any info appreciated
Forum: Fishing Vessels 24th April 2019, 13:43
Replies: 17
Views: 1,488
Posted By Bob S
Kirkella h7

Seen approaching Tower Bridge on the 23rd April 2019 before going down river to Greenwich for her official naming ceremony.
Flag: British
PoR: Hull
Built: 2018
Grt: 3976
IMO: 9808405
Forum: Ferries 14th April 2019, 16:50
Replies: 15
Views: 1,161
Posted By Bob S
Williams Shipping is based in Southampton. ...

Williams Shipping is based in Southampton.

Southampton VTS is showing RED KESTREL due on the 18th April (pm)
Forum: Special Purpose Vessels 28th February 2019, 13:49
Replies: 3
Views: 2,693
Posted By Bob S
She was towed to Tilbury in January 2018 by UNION...

She was towed to Tilbury in January 2018 by UNION LYNX arriving on the 30th. She departed last Monday 25th February 2019 in tow of MANTA bound for further layup at Port Talbot.
Photo shows her ready...
Forum: Royal Navy 4th February 2019, 10:36
Replies: 39
Views: 5,427
Posted By Bob S
That was in 2017 ...

That was in 2017

https://metro.co.uk/2017/06/27/navys-biggest-ever-warship-squeezes-under-forth-bridge-with-6ft-to-spare-6737279/

Bob
Forum: The Engine Room 3rd February 2019, 15:27
Replies: 16
Views: 2,046
Posted By Bob S
As mention in #5...

As mention in #5 (https://www.shipsnostalgia.com/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=5) , Duke of Northumberland (ON-231) was the first steam lifeboat and based at Harwich.
...
Forum: Ship Research 16th January 2019, 14:06
Replies: 4
Views: 705
Posted By Bob S
How about this one, built 1900. Next Balmoral was...

How about this one, built 1900. Next Balmoral was built in 1944

Single Ship Report for "1113300"
IDNo: 1113300
Year: 1900
Name: BALMORAL
Keel:
Type: Passenger ship
Launch Date: 15.5.00...
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