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Search: Posts Made By: Sharkie Price
Forum: Tramp Steamers 2nd March 2018, 17:11
Replies: 23
Views: 18,979
Posted By Sharkie Price
I joined the Photinia in 1965, was part of the...

I joined the Photinia in 1965, was part of the kiwi contingent working for BICC cables, and we were laying the power cables between the north and south islands. I was the L.A.B' and we lived in...
Forum: Union Steam ship Co Of New Zealand LTD 23rd March 2017, 11:58
Replies: 45
Views: 16,254
Posted By Sharkie Price
heers Kev Price @ sharkie Gidday Kaiser Bill....

heers Kev Price @ sharkie
Gidday Kaiser Bill. Yes that was me I did work for the Union Coy, came to the UK in 1966. Still here Kevan Price @: Sharkie
Forum: Colliers 2nd October 2014, 14:45
Replies: 38
Views: 17,613
Posted By Sharkie Price
Gidday Ray. I was on the coast between 1958 and...

Gidday Ray. I was on the coast between 1958
and 1966 as an AB, and I remember the Kaitawa going down, the Big maori Lyle, could have been Lyle Pirihi, I was in the waitemata with him as an AB in...
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 13th April 2014, 19:25
Replies: 1
Views: 791
Posted By Sharkie Price
Gidday Gary. Yeah we knew steve Delaney, he was...

Gidday Gary. Yeah we knew steve Delaney, he was my watch mate in
the waihemo in 1963, along with you. He started studying for his mates ticket and was using my study books, because I was doing a...
Forum: Union Steam ship Co Of New Zealand LTD 23rd February 2014, 16:31
Replies: 33
Views: 11,830
Posted By Sharkie Price
Wink MV. Ngakuta

I think I joined her on her " First " voyage on the NZ coast as an A/B that was Sept 1962, we stuck her up in Sydney, because the old man wouldn't pay us for some reason, when we got back to NZ I...
Forum: Ship Research 8th February 2014, 16:51
Replies: 12
Views: 2,951
Posted By Sharkie Price
There was also the Piri and she was NZ flagged...

There was also the Piri and she was NZ flagged and crewed. I thought that she was either owned by ICI and I know the crew used to get 5 shillings a day extra
for sailing in her. Sharkie Price Ex...
Forum: Ship Research 6th February 2014, 21:13
Replies: 10
Views: 3,262
Posted By Sharkie Price
Gidday all. I joined the Koranui in August 1959,...

Gidday all. I joined the Koranui in August 1959, Morri Rowe was the bucko. it was the first single berth cabin ship I had been in, what luxury.
Sharkie Price ex AB NZ Coast
Forum: Union Steam ship Co Of New Zealand LTD 17th November 2013, 18:03
Replies: 6
Views: 5,199
Posted By Sharkie Price
Gidday Dally. I was talking to Ross Mitchel, last...

Gidday Dally. I was talking to Ross Mitchel, last nite via Skype I told him about you and he asks like I do what is your name, could you email me or via ships nostalgia.

Email address removed from...
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 7th November 2013, 21:59
Replies: 5
Views: 1,892
Posted By Sharkie Price
Gidday Dally. Give us your name and I will see if...

Gidday Dally. Give us your name and I will see if I remember you, I had an email from Ross Mitchell yesterday, he has been crook with
legionaires disease, but he says he is on the mend now. I...
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 6th November 2013, 10:15
Replies: 5
Views: 1,892
Posted By Sharkie Price
Gidday Dally, your real name, I came to the UK in...

Gidday Dally, your real name, I came to the UK in 1966 to go to Southampton Uni to get my second mates ticket, never got there something else turned up and have stayed ever since, did marry an...
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 5th November 2013, 18:59
Replies: 5
Views: 1,892
Posted By Sharkie Price
,Dally. 667367 Gidday from Kev Price @ Sharkie...

,Dally. 667367 Gidday from Kev Price @ Sharkie Price from Naenae. Wellington, now the UK. I was on the coast, Deck Dept. A/B from 1958 until 1966, mostly USSCo, but other coastal companies. I was...
Forum: Say Hello 28th October 2013, 00:44
Replies: 26
Views: 7,286
Posted By Sharkie Price
Hi Kevin. my name is kevan Price and I was in the...

Hi Kevin. my name is kevan Price and I was in the Photinia in 1965 as the Bosun L/AB when she was on the NZ coast as a cable ship we weren't part of the ships crew we were engaged as deck personnel...
Forum: Union Steam ship Co Of New Zealand LTD 28th October 2013, 00:15
Replies: 15
Views: 12,095
Posted By Sharkie Price
There was a fourth one of the group, ex park...

There was a fourth one of the group, ex park boat, Canadian crewed and flagged, in union company colours, it was called the Wairuna I saw her several times in Vancouver ? or could have been port...
Forum: Union Steam ship Co Of New Zealand LTD 27th October 2013, 21:59
Replies: 45
Views: 16,254
Posted By Sharkie Price
Gidday billmaca 237681 I remember the Abel Tasman...

Gidday billmaca 237681 I remember the Abel Tasman she was an Oz flagged ship, was light green in colour, The schooner you were talking about could have been the " Piri " she was either run or owned...
Forum: Union Steam ship Co Of New Zealand LTD 23rd October 2013, 18:41
Replies: 6
Views: 5,199
Posted By Sharkie Price
J Boyde ;26611

Gidday I was in the Konini in 1960,run job, joey briggs was the bosun,he was from lyttleton one of the Briggs family that went to sea. the ship was then known as the " Jonini " I was about when the...
Forum: Union Steam ship Co Of New Zealand LTD 22nd October 2013, 23:25
Replies: 6
Views: 4,486
Posted By Sharkie Price
Gidday old ship mates, I have been trying to find...

Gidday old ship mates, I have been trying to find two old mates who came from
naenae, like me, Trevor Hardy, and Cliff Greenbank, both engine room, if they are about and would like to give me a...
Forum: Union Steam ship Co Of New Zealand LTD 22nd October 2013, 23:11
Replies: 13
Views: 8,134
Posted By Sharkie Price
Smile raybnz;162426

raybnz, my name is Kevan Price and my brother was Frank Price we came from naenae and we both went to see as ABs. Frank did sail in the NZS abd I in the USS. I now live in the UK and have done so...
Forum: Union Steam ship Co Of New Zealand LTD 6th April 2012, 17:47
Replies: 20
Views: 8,443
Posted By Sharkie Price
Gidday I can remember the waipori I nearly joined...

Gidday I can remember the waipori I nearly joined her once in Dunedin with a O/S named Morry Rowe who was from dunedin, she was due to load the circus and take it to Sydney OZ, The elephants had to...
Forum: Union Steam ship Co Of New Zealand LTD 6th April 2012, 17:25
Replies: 15
Views: 12,095
Posted By Sharkie Price
I served in both Waitemata and Waihemo in 1962...

I served in both Waitemata and Waihemo in 1962 and 1963 when we were on trans pacific run as an O/S andA/B Sharkie Price ex naenae boy now living in uk
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