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Search: Posts Made By: aadje
Forum: Wrecks 30th May 2007, 23:06
Replies: 5
Views: 5,678
Posted By aadje
American Star wreck

Kindly see undermentioned site of the spanish surveyors:

http://www.flare.net/users/e9ee52a/America%20Pictures%20by%20Rafael%20Pastor%20Bedoya.htm

as well as the ken iron's site:
...
Forum: Ship Research 18th January 2007, 23:35
Replies: 120
Views: 44,892
Posted By aadje
There is a swedish coaser " Sydfart ", built 1879...

There is a swedish coaser " Sydfart ", built 1879 and still service.
Understood Owner still on board and 80 years.
Will check website/forum and revert asap.

aadje
Forum: Ship Research 11th November 2006, 14:23
Replies: 41
Views: 7,776
Posted By aadje
ms Trentonia and mv Burdonia regular visitors of...

ms Trentonia and mv Burdonia regular visitors of the ports of Terneuzen /Sluiskil during my time when working for Ovet Terneuzen 9/1970-9/1974. Unfortutnately mv Burdonia got lost with lifes...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 11th November 2006, 14:15
Replies: 197
Views: 19,723
Posted By aadje
ex ss France

This picture was taken by me when sailing on dutch passenger vessel s.s.Nieuw Amsterdam in 1962 when s.s. France departed Le Havre, whilst Nieuw Amsterdam awaiting pilot. In Hamburg there will be a...
Forum: Ship Research 27th October 2006, 23:48
Replies: 27
Views: 7,163
Posted By aadje
Dan, Have seen them all as agent Dammers en...

Dan,

Have seen them all as agent Dammers en van der Heide in Rotterdam.
I remember when the Spirit of Free Enterprise just completed her painting ( incl. the complete grittblasting and new layers...
Forum: Wrecks 23rd July 2006, 23:05
Replies: 0
Views: 1,900
Posted By aadje
wreck of m.v. Onda

Any-one who has sailed to hamburg, no doubt, has seen the wreck of the ms Ondo, which stranded 1962 on the sandbank " Grosser Vogelsand " near the lighvessel Elbe 2. Pages are in english and in...
Forum: Wrecks 22nd May 2006, 23:41
Replies: 27
Views: 5,089
Posted By aadje
ss America and ss United States

The ss United States is still tied up, as I understood from the various websites, since Nov. 1969 couse of enormous boilerproblems.
Forum: Wrecks 22nd May 2006, 23:16
Replies: 27
Views: 5,089
Posted By aadje
amercan star

The end is coming nearer and nearer.

These pictures were taken by tourists and placed on the website of australis

b/regards

aadje
Forum: Wrecks 4th April 2006, 23:57
Replies: 27
Views: 5,089
Posted By aadje
wreck American Star ( Former s.s. America )

This is the present situation of the wreck. Photo's were taken by a tourist, Mr. Steve Whittington, on 18th March 2006. Photo 1 and 2 the present, photo 3, in order to see the difference, the past...
Forum: Holland America Line 11th January 2006, 21:49
Replies: 24
Views: 14,226
Posted By aadje
s.s. Nieuw Amsterdam

Aadje as bellboy n s.s. Nieuw Amsterdam, Nov. 1962.
I'm sure I'm the only one still alive.
Forum: Wrecks 5th December 2005, 23:48
Replies: 27
Views: 5,089
Posted By aadje
American Star

Recent photo copied from fuerta ventura website. American Star faced a storm on 29/11/05. Funnel has broken off and vessel more and more in a deplorable situation.

b/regards
aadje.
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 24th November 2005, 23:36
Replies: 38
Views: 10,231
Posted By aadje
Black Star Line

Tony,
Thanks for commends. Many times football was arranged. Rather easy to do, because our manager Mr. Arie Blok, was chairmain of a rotterdam amateur footbalclub. I only joined Dammers en van der...
Forum: Wrecks 24th November 2005, 23:24
Replies: 27
Views: 5,089
Posted By aadje
ss American Star at Fuerte at Playa de Garces / Fuerteventura

Vessel was entitled by new owners to be towed to Thailand for conversion into a floating hotel. Owners decided to have vessel towed via Gibraltar instead of through the suez canal. Vessel was under...
Forum: Wrecks 23rd November 2005, 17:29
Replies: 27
Views: 5,089
Posted By aadje
ss American Star at Fuerte Ventura beach

Good day to all,

The remaining forepart of the ss american star, ex ss America, ex ss USS Westpoint in wartime, ex ss Australis, ex ss Alferdoss and when in tow the s.s. American Star most...
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 23rd November 2005, 14:50
Replies: 38
Views: 10,231
Posted By aadje
Crewmails

Polarum,
I understand what you mean and must confess such things happens. As I have sailed as well I fully understand the social matter and importance of boarddelivery of mail. First you hand the...
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 22nd November 2005, 21:41
Replies: 38
Views: 10,231
Posted By aadje
Black Star Line

Hello to all,

I had the pleasure to work, as agent, for BSL in Rotterdam with Dammers and van der Heide Agency as from 1974 untill the last day of BSL.
It was a pleasant time.

b/regards
...
Forum: Special Purpose Vessels 2nd April 2005, 22:48
Replies: 1
Views: 2,285
Posted By aadje
Naumon

Jan-Hendrik,


My first impression vessel looks like she has been converted into a cattlecarrier.

Following:

Naumon, J8UY9, imo 6506329, st john's / barbados+grenadines
NV, Manager:...
Forum: Say Hello 5th December 2004, 00:52
Replies: 8
Views: 1,399
Posted By aadje
Wishing Mr. Erfurt a warm welcome on this web. ...

Wishing Mr. Erfurt a warm welcome on this web.
Unfortunately I am unable to meet your requirements, however looking forward seeing your photographs from the past when at sea and if no objections...
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 1st December 2004, 22:57
Replies: 3
Views: 1,605
Posted By aadje
David, Good Evening. Working on it. Have to...

David, Good Evening.
Working on it.
Have to figure out how to place pictures on this side.
b/regards
aadje
Forum: Prince Line 28th November 2004, 23:10
Replies: 6
Views: 8,041
Posted By aadje
David / Aad Pleased to see these pictures....

David / Aad

Pleased to see these pictures. Time indeed flies.

b/regards
aadje
Forum: Bulk Carriers 28th November 2004, 23:01
Replies: 30
Views: 7,507
Posted By aadje
The conversion of Cape Rodney from bulker to...

The conversion of Cape Rodney from bulker to Cargo Handling Liner ( CHL )has taken more than 2 years in France. It was just a gamble whether the system of Bulk In Bags Out (BI-BO) should be...
Forum: Say Hello 28th November 2004, 22:42
Replies: 6
Views: 2,911
Posted By aadje
Hello to Julian and welcome the S.N. site. Hope...

Hello to Julian and welcome the S.N. site.
Hope you can tell some nice other stories as well you please may add some photographs.

b/regards
aadje
rotterdam/nl
Forum: Say Hello 28th November 2004, 00:36
Replies: 5
Views: 901
Posted By aadje
Thanks to all for your kind words. For David...

Thanks to all for your kind words.

For David Smith.
I have sailed on mv Ipwich Pioneer as a/b, however on such a ship everybody is a g.p.
The I.P. II is aso wellknown to me, however from passing...
Forum: Prince Line 28th November 2004, 00:22
Replies: 8
Views: 8,148
Posted By aadje
Good evening David, Longtime ago. I think we...

Good evening David,
Longtime ago. I think we speak abt. end 70ties.
I appologize in advance not remembering some names, however the name I still remember is Captain Land.
Prince Line had...
Forum: Prince Line 28th November 2004, 00:04
Replies: 15
Views: 10,723
Posted By aadje
Good day from Aadje ( Adriaan Motz )...

Good day from Aadje ( Adriaan Motz ) Rotterdam/nl.
I remember this vessel, as liner agent Hudig & Pieters in rotterdam for Prince Line, in much beter shape than shown on your photo.
Was this the...
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