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Search: Posts Made By: Stephen J. Card
Forum: Say Hello Today, 04:21
Replies: 2
Views: 93
Posted By Stephen J. Card
TRIBUTE TO A STOKER This painting from...

TRIBUTE TO A STOKER

This painting from Emil.

Search TRIBUTE TO A STOKER under Gallery Maritime Art. See the painting and then send a private message to Emil.

I am sure he would be...
Forum: Preserved Vessels & Restoration Projects 11th December 2019, 12:22
Replies: 8
Views: 1,824
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Built for Red Funnel, 1930. Sold in 1964 to...

Built for Red Funnel, 1930. Sold in 1964 to Holland America Line. Re-engined at Rotterdam. Renamed GALWAY BAY. Intended use as tender for Port & Liners Services, Galway. When not in use she...
Forum: Preserved Vessels & Restoration Projects 10th December 2019, 23:21
Replies: 8
Views: 1,824
Posted By Stephen J. Card
I think you would have seen Bland Shipping's ...

I think you would have seen Bland Shipping's Gibraltar 'CAID'. (1906, 255 grt) ex "Rochester Queen", ex "Gertrude" - former Tilbury Ferry.

Red funnel.
Forum: Ship Research 8th December 2019, 21:35
Replies: 6
Views: 456
Posted By Stephen J. Card
PS: the photos are nice and clear. I can count...

PS: the photos are nice and clear. I can count the portholes etc along the hull. :-)

Stephen
Forum: Ship Research 8th December 2019, 21:31
Replies: 6
Views: 456
Posted By Stephen J. Card
OK.... the other ship in the photo is the W...

OK.... the other ship in the photo is the W Class destroyer HMS WITHERINGTON D-76.

Built 1919. Attached to the Med Fleet 1923 to 1926

I have shown two photos of this ship. I was a...
Forum: Royal Navy 7th December 2019, 16:06
Replies: 50
Views: 6,705
Posted By Stephen J. Card
How much shipping comes up the waterway ...

How much shipping comes up the waterway since the days of containers?
Forum: The Engine Room 6th December 2019, 22:21
Replies: 35
Views: 1,626
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Yes. My sister-in law' father, John Moffatt,...

Yes. My sister-in law' father, John Moffatt, was at the mutiny.
Forum: Ship Research 5th December 2019, 16:34
Replies: 5
Views: 361
Posted By Stephen J. Card
What a most interesting little vessel! I can...

What a most interesting little vessel! I can tell the upperworks is 'recent' but that bow looks like a small tug... almost a bit of icebreaker type. Very old counter type. History?

On to...
Forum: Ship Research 5th December 2019, 11:59
Replies: 5
Views: 361
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Good feature. Paul Loudon-Brown is a real...

Good feature. Paul Loudon-Brown is a real Titanic buff. Not much about the subject that he doesn't know.Has written several White Star Line books. Dived on a couple of White Star wrecks......
Forum: Places, People & Events of Maritime Interest 1st December 2019, 21:17
Replies: 10
Views: 980
Posted By Stephen J. Card
The PASTEUR in the canal was show 1945 to...

The PASTEUR in the canal was show 1945 to 1946. She is flying the French ensign... during this period. Before that she was under Cunard management and painted 'grey'.

In the 1950s she...
Forum: J & J Denholm 1st December 2019, 11:58
Replies: 21
Views: 4,084
Posted By Stephen J. Card
PACIFIC VENUS? No, you would fine on this...

PACIFIC VENUS? No, you would fine on this ship. Do you speak Japanese?

The crowd to watch out of this area is the P&O Australia ships... mostly Australians.
Forum: J & J Denholm 1st December 2019, 08:38
Replies: 21
Views: 4,084
Posted By Stephen J. Card
I have known Captain Bos for 26 years... knew...

I have known Captain Bos for 26 years... knew him when was Chief Officer.

The first time I met him was in the then new STATENDAM. The ship was north bound from the Caribbean to New York ...
Forum: J & J Denholm 30th November 2019, 13:31
Replies: 21
Views: 4,084
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Connections. I did one stint in Wellpark in '79...

Connections. I did one stint in Wellpark in '79 as Mate. Heading up the China Sea I asked Capt George Anderson, "What is plan if we happen to see some boat people requiring assistance?" He...
Forum: The Engine Room 30th November 2019, 00:11
Replies: 35
Views: 1,626
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Beautiful engineering 'art'! Far better than...

Beautiful engineering 'art'! Far better than any computer can do!

Stephen
Forum: The Engine Room 29th November 2019, 15:50
Replies: 35
Views: 1,626
Posted By Stephen J. Card
The lower image shows a 2 furnace boiler with ...

The lower image shows a 2 furnace boiler with 18 Stays.
Forum: The Engine Room 29th November 2019, 15:49
Replies: 35
Views: 1,626
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Well, one of them 2-furnace boilers is still in...

Well, one of them 2-furnace boilers is still in service... the last German coal burner! Little tug WOLTMAN.

Stephen
Forum: The Engine Room 28th November 2019, 22:34
Replies: 35
Views: 1,626
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Drawing No. 3. Any possibility the two...

Drawing No. 3.

Any possibility the two furnace boiler in the wreck could be the Donkey Boiler?
Forum: The Engine Room 28th November 2019, 22:25
Replies: 35
Views: 1,626
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Coal Fired 'Modern' Scotch Boiler. My book is...

Coal Fired 'Modern' Scotch Boiler. My book is dated 1931 so I guess this in the right ball park.

Stephen
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 15th November 2019, 18:14
Replies: 103
Views: 14,914
Posted By Stephen J. Card
and did not respond to the pleading of the pilot...

and did not respond to the pleading of the pilot on the tanker to turn to starboard (believing that the tanker was a shore installation), will face accusation of criminal negligence in court. As will...
Forum: Nautical Colleges 14th November 2019, 11:44
Replies: 176
Views: 46,242
Posted By Stephen J. Card
I went to GCNS during the same period. A finer...

I went to GCNS during the same period. A finer group of lecturers could not be found! I went to London for Masters at the Poly. No reason than just to have something different. What a...
Forum: Say Hello 14th November 2019, 01:30
Replies: 16
Views: 2,776
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Here is a painting I did of Baltroverů about 12...

Here is a painting I did of Baltroverů about 12 years ago. The client sailed in Baltrover from Liverpool to Halifax in 1941.

Stephen
Forum: Say Hello 11th November 2019, 01:37
Replies: 3
Views: 221
Posted By Stephen J. Card
1000 hrs more to go? Good luck! For ...

1000 hrs more to go? Good luck!

For Cayzers, I would suggest buying the World Ship Society book, THE CLAN LINE. Excellent. Look through the Gallery here on SN. Lots of stuff.

...
Forum: Ship Research 10th November 2019, 12:07
Replies: 24
Views: 2,125
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Stein, I 'almost' went into yachts. I was...

Stein,

I 'almost' went into yachts. I was offered a job on a large motor yacht, built 1928, JEZEBEL, now TALIGHTA G. As soon as I got on board I felt regret. Everyone was 'MN', not yachties. ...
Forum: The Bridge 5th November 2019, 19:44
Replies: 46
Views: 2,332
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Howard, I think it works now. Stephen

Howard, I think it works now.

Stephen
Forum: The Bridge 5th November 2019, 19:35
Replies: 46
Views: 2,332
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Same here. Difference between then and today ...

Same here. Difference between then and today is the paperwork!

In SEVONIA TEAM... 100,000 dwt OBO you didn't need to be tell if the rudder was moved. The whole superstructure swayed and...
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