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Search: Posts Made By: jmd999
Forum: Houlder Brothers 19th August 2013, 15:55
Replies: 1,019
Views: 242,278
Posted By jmd999
Clydebridge memories

[QUOTE=Caffj;576561]Re Houlder Bros.
Does anyone remember my late brother-in-law Capt Norman Oddy,(now deceased) or my brother Patrick Cafferty who sailed as Chief Engineer
on quite a few Houlder...
Forum: Houlder Brothers 21st February 2012, 01:12
Replies: 1,019
Views: 242,278
Posted By jmd999
Stories

Both Capt Oddy and Patrick Joseph Cafferty are legends from my childhood. My dad Freddy Ditty (now passed) sailed with both and I am still in contact with Chris Olsen who used to relieve your...
Forum: Ship Research 17th August 2010, 20:54
Replies: 187
Views: 75,478
Posted By jmd999
Hi all, Sorry if not approp place, my dad,...

Hi all,

Sorry if not approp place, my dad, Fred Ditty who retired from F T Everards in 2000 passed away last week, he sailed on Mairi Everard, Superiority, Sanguity as Chief Eng
Forum: Say Hello 17th August 2010, 20:46
Replies: 12
Views: 1,574
Posted By jmd999
Fred Ditty

Hi all,

Not sure if the appropriate place but can find no other. Just wanted to let Everards folks know that my dad Fred Ditty (Chief Eng) passed away last week, he retired from Everards in 2000.
Forum: Offshore Oil & Gas Industry 16th August 2010, 11:08
Replies: 79
Views: 43,952
Posted By jmd999
Zapata

For those of you that knew hime, my dad, Fred Ditty (Engineer) passed away last week - sorry can't remember which ships he sailed on
Forum: Offshore Oil & Gas Industry 16th August 2010, 11:07
Replies: 89
Views: 33,671
Posted By jmd999
Stirling Shipping

For those of you that knew him, my dad Fred Ditty (Engineer) passed away this week - I know one of his Ships was the Stirling Bridge can't remember the rest sorry.
Forum: Houlder Brothers 16th August 2010, 11:01
Replies: 4
Views: 920
Posted By jmd999
Fred Ditty

HI - for those that remember him, my dad Fred Ditty (who started as a 6th engineer with Houlder Bros way back in the sixties) passed away this week - he sailed on the Clydebridge, Clerk Maxwell,...
Forum: Houlder Brothers 2nd February 2009, 11:46
Replies: 1,019
Views: 242,278
Posted By jmd999
Thanks evan, all stories welcome - wind him up a...

Thanks evan, all stories welcome - wind him up a bit.
Forum: Houlder Brothers 2nd February 2009, 11:36
Replies: 1,019
Views: 242,278
Posted By jmd999
He still is a bit of a character! I'm sure I have...

He still is a bit of a character! I'm sure I have only heard the tamer stories.
Forum: Houlder Brothers 10th January 2009, 15:07
Replies: 1,019
Views: 242,278
Posted By jmd999
Fred Ditty

Hi all,

What a great site. Am hoping to find some of you who sailed with my dad Fred Ditty he was an engineer with Houlder Bros for some years from 63. His ships included Joya Mccance (both of...
Forum: Houlder Brothers 10th January 2009, 01:22
Replies: 21
Views: 6,780
Posted By jmd999
Clydebridge

Am being overly sentimental on the eve of my dad's birthday so my apologies. As a small toddler I sailed on teh Clydebridge -68-72 off and on and was on the ship when she had problems up the St...
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