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Search: Posts Made By: DURANGO
Forum: Shaw Savill 21st March 2018, 21:22
Replies: 52
Views: 17,631
Posted By DURANGO
The name Tom Hay rings a bell with me regards Dave

The name Tom Hay rings a bell with me regards Dave
Forum: Blue Funnel Line 3rd February 2018, 20:24
Replies: 85
Views: 38,416
Posted By DURANGO
[QUOTE=Macphail;329806]Re: The “Asphalion” crew...

[QUOTE=Macphail;329806]Re: The “Asphalion” crew list.
Nice to see Tony Latchford’s and Ian Tomlinson’s names.
I sailed with Latch on the “Glenorchy” for a couple of years in the early sixties; he...
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 21st January 2018, 08:34
Replies: 4
Views: 789
Posted By DURANGO
. Rip shipmate

. Rip shipmate
Forum: Bank Line 20th January 2018, 16:31
Replies: 31
Views: 6,337
Posted By DURANGO
Thanks for that Jim, I was 5 months as a boy of...

Thanks for that Jim, I was 5 months as a boy of just 15 aboard HMS Worcester back in 1957 no luxuries there freezing cold every thing I ever did that was miserable in my life I always seemed to do...
Forum: Bank Line 20th January 2018, 12:07
Replies: 31
Views: 6,337
Posted By DURANGO
Keith those are derrick's I take it, they look...

Keith those are derrick's I take it, they look like box girders or have I got that wrong thanks for posting the picture best regards Dave .
Forum: Say Hello 20th January 2018, 11:31
Replies: 4
Views: 507
Posted By DURANGO
Welcome Peter I was only in 4 blueys great...

Welcome Peter I was only in 4 blueys great company , like most of the other great British shipping company's all long gone , well at least we have our memories regards Dave .
Forum: Bank Line 14th January 2018, 12:41
Replies: 31
Views: 6,337
Posted By DURANGO
Although I am not a bankliner I still read the...

Although I am not a bankliner I still read the many interesting yarns and for all that we where all merchant seaman and we all have a story to tell of great ships of a great era that will never come...
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 13th November 2017, 11:33
Replies: 29
Views: 7,345
Posted By DURANGO
Thank you for that so it seems they where world...

Thank you for that so it seems they where world wide traders
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 12th November 2017, 08:16
Replies: 29
Views: 7,345
Posted By DURANGO
Where they mainly tramp ships or did they have...

Where they mainly tramp ships or did they have regular routes regards Dave
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 15th August 2017, 14:16
Replies: 10
Views: 1,931
Posted By DURANGO
I did that run in Royal Mail aboard the old...

I did that run in Royal Mail aboard the old Pilcomayo and numerous times in meat boats & South American st line and I can still see the old man standing on the hatch down aft alongside in Recife...
Forum: Books, Magazines, TV, Video & Publications 14th August 2017, 10:34
Replies: 16
Views: 3,654
Posted By DURANGO
Thanks Bill regards Dave .

Thanks Bill regards Dave .
Forum: Books, Magazines, TV, Video & Publications 13th August 2017, 20:48
Replies: 16
Views: 3,654
Posted By DURANGO
Thank you all shipmates for taking the trouble to...

Thank you all shipmates for taking the trouble to help me out with information best regards Dave .
Forum: Books, Magazines, TV, Video & Publications 12th August 2017, 18:53
Replies: 16
Views: 3,654
Posted By DURANGO
Thank you Roger for taking the time to check this...

Thank you Roger for taking the time to check this out for me regards Dave .
Forum: Books, Magazines, TV, Video & Publications 11th August 2017, 15:16
Replies: 16
Views: 3,654
Posted By DURANGO
Many thanks Bob I am more into the days of sail...

Many thanks Bob I am more into the days of sail myself although the older type of cargo ships of our era should I say can take me off into the sunset thank you Dave .
Forum: Books, Magazines, TV, Video & Publications 11th August 2017, 15:13
Replies: 16
Views: 3,654
Posted By DURANGO
Thank you Roger I will keep a weather eye out for...

Thank you Roger I will keep a weather eye out for these books I will have to try to put a photo of me at work in the focsle or as my dear wife likes to call it the tip but I dont care best regards...
Forum: Books, Magazines, TV, Video & Publications 9th August 2017, 23:06
Replies: 16
Views: 3,654
Posted By DURANGO
I,m looking to buy a book

I am fed up buying maritime books with loads of writing set within ,I am wanting to pick up something with some decent pictures throughout I don,t mind paying a fair price but where to start...
Forum: Ship Research 30th July 2017, 13:56
Replies: 5
Views: 394
Posted By DURANGO
Thank you so much just think she must have been...

Thank you so much just think she must have been flying 4 1/2 months for such a small vessel ,pretty good , I never thought she would have been undertaking long voyages to far flung ports of call I...
Forum: Ship Research 28th July 2017, 20:41
Replies: 5
Views: 394
Posted By DURANGO
Thanks for that much appreciated I still cant...

Thanks for that much appreciated I still cant understand why such a small vessel would undergo such a long voyage in those days unless of course she was going to be station out there thanks again...
Forum: Ship Research 28th July 2017, 11:49
Replies: 5
Views: 394
Posted By DURANGO
HM cutter Prince George

I just picked up on a photo of her in the gallery chasing the French ship Victorine a couple of questions if anyone may be able to help it says she was on passage from London to Sydney first I am...
Forum: Nautical Colleges 16th June 2017, 15:27
Replies: 33
Views: 15,969
Posted By DURANGO
I was a boy in the Worcester at the end of 1957...

I was a boy in the Worcester at the end of 1957 washing up for 5 miserable months but I got through, it stood me in good stead throughout my life discipline wise ,I did a few of voyages in the...
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 14th June 2017, 14:12
Replies: 162
Views: 40,035
Posted By DURANGO
I sailed with captain Lancaster in the Crystal...

I sailed with captain Lancaster in the Crystal Gem , also with captain Pirie in the Sugar Refiner in 1960 I was SOS at the time , I was AB in the Gem , if memory serves was captain Lancaster quite a...
Forum: Cameras, Photography and Equipment 8th June 2017, 17:03
Replies: 15
Views: 2,112
Posted By DURANGO
I got everyone,s number written down on a peice...

I got everyone,s number written down on a peice of paper just in case
Forum: Cameras, Photography and Equipment 8th June 2017, 17:01
Replies: 15
Views: 2,112
Posted By DURANGO
Geoff I tried one those phones I gave it the...

Geoff I tried one those phones I gave it the deep six after a short while I have one of those flip type that stop when you shut it those other things are not for me i,m of another time best regards...
Forum: Ship Research 7th June 2017, 09:51
Replies: 9
Views: 714
Posted By DURANGO
I was going to say Antilochus only because I was...

I was going to say Antilochus only because I was in her I,m never right but I dont care at least I was in them when it mattered regards to all hands Dave
Forum: Blue Funnel Line 6th June 2017, 07:36
Replies: 16
Views: 3,069
Posted By DURANGO
Many thanks Ian it just goes to show someone is...

Many thanks Ian it just goes to show someone is keeping a good look out regards Dave .
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