Ships Nostalgia - Search Results
21:40

Welcome
Welcome!Welcome to Ships Nostalgia, the world's greatest online community for people worldwide with an interest in ships and shipping. Whether you are crew, ex-crew, ship enthusiasts or cruisers, this is the forum for you. And what's more, it's completely FREE.

Click here to go to the forums home page and find out more.
Click here to join.
Log in
User Name Password

Showing results 1 to 25 of 88
Search took 0.03 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: RCHARLTON
Forum: Computers and The Internet 24th December 2014, 15:01
Replies: 14
Views: 2,590
Posted By RCHARLTON
Here is one you might want to check out. It is...

Here is one you might want to check out. It is not free but the UK app is only about 14 pounds and the full European version is about 24 pounds. I use the US Android version and find it works just as...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 25th March 2014, 18:27
Replies: 51
Views: 6,334
Posted By RCHARLTON
I am running Windows 7 with IE10 and am not...

I am running Windows 7 with IE10 and am not having any problem opening your pictures
Forum: Container Vessels 22nd August 2013, 14:37
Replies: 91
Views: 24,784
Posted By RCHARLTON
Just wondering if the chief might have been Dick...

Just wondering if the chief might have been Dick Ward. I know he went on to be a Lloyds surveyor.

Ray
Forum: Computers and The Internet 5th May 2013, 13:31
Replies: 4
Views: 1,309
Posted By RCHARLTON
WAV stands for "Waveform" audio file. ...

WAV stands for "Waveform" audio file.

Ray
Forum: Computers and The Internet 4th May 2013, 19:16
Replies: 4
Views: 1,309
Posted By RCHARLTON
If you just need a simple program to convert wav...

If you just need a simple program to convert wav to mp3 files only, this one will do the job.

http://download.cnet.com/WAV-to-MP3-Converter/3000-2140_4-10060500.html?tag=mncol;1

Ray
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 13th March 2013, 21:59
Replies: 120
Views: 20,080
Posted By RCHARLTON
Here's the latest information on her. ...

Here's the latest information on her.

http://www.foxnews.com/world/2013/03/13/abandoned-russian-cruise-ship-remains-adrift-in-north-atlantic/
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 26th September 2012, 14:26
Replies: 48
Views: 9,131
Posted By RCHARLTON
Interesting piece on the decline of Somali Piracy...

Interesting piece on the decline of Somali Piracy in recent months.

http://www.foxnews.com/world/2012/09/25/party-appears-to-be-ending-for-somali-pirates/?test=latestnews
Forum: Historic Shipping lines and Ships 21st December 2011, 18:22
Replies: 6
Views: 2,164
Posted By RCHARLTON
I'm not aware of any holiday tours designed...

I'm not aware of any holiday tours designed specifically to visit these ships but you might enjoy a visit to Philadelphia and New York which could include visits to both the battleship New Jersey...
Forum: Modern Cruise Ships 9th December 2009, 20:20
Replies: 10
Views: 3,855
Posted By RCHARLTON
Here is a little more information from a USA...

Here is a little more information from a USA Today article. It looks as though several cruise lines are cutting back on their Alaska Cruise business.
...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 19th November 2009, 18:44
Replies: 32
Avg
Views: 5,809
Posted By RCHARLTON
Don't know if this will help but I have just been...

Don't know if this will help but I have just been on a forum where there are a lot of complaints about the new AVG not working well with older versions of FireFox. If you are using Firefox you may...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 8th April 2009, 17:34
Replies: 1,076
Views: 90,718
Posted By RCHARLTON
Latest news is the 20 man crew have retaken the...

Latest news is the 20 man crew have retaken the ship and captured one of the pirates. The other three pirates are in the water.

Ray
Forum: Tankers 10th November 2008, 17:52
Replies: 41
Views: 10,136
Posted By RCHARLTON
Sean looks like he was very pi**ed off about...

Sean looks like he was very pi**ed off about something and I see Pete Leckie was still doing a fine Eric Morecambe impression. Pete who also went by the nickname of “Wigan” was a year ahead of me at...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 7th September 2008, 15:52
Replies: 1,076
Views: 90,718
Posted By RCHARLTON
It looks as though somebody has finally caught up...

It looks as though somebody has finally caught up with some of these Somali pirates.

http://www.comcast.net/articles/news-world/20080907/INTERNATIONAL-SOMALIA-PIRACY-DC/
Forum: Ferries 27th July 2008, 21:31
Replies: 14
Views: 4,875
Posted By RCHARLTON
She's now left and on her way to Greece. ...

She's now left and on her way to Greece.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/tyne/7527792.stm
Forum: Computers and The Internet 29th May 2008, 19:04
Replies: 23
Views: 4,144
Posted By RCHARLTON
You can download the latest free version of AVG...

You can download the latest free version of AVG (8.0.1) here:-

http://www.download.com/AVG-Anti-Virus-Free-Edition/3000-2239_4-10320142.html?tag=pop.software&cdlPid=10834624
Forum: Passenger Liners 20th April 2008, 14:24
Replies: 4
Views: 706
Posted By RCHARLTON
You might not be too far off the mark Brian. Here...

You might not be too far off the mark Brian. Here is some more information showing the park complete with trees!!

...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 16th April 2008, 15:51
Replies: 5
Views: 1,532
Posted By RCHARLTON
Here's a video of the launching of the Esso...

Here's a video of the launching of the Esso Northumbria in 1969. It looks as though they welded a " bump" onto the bow for the bottle to hit.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=On6FDzUiMgA
Forum: Royal Navy 15th April 2008, 16:47
Replies: 16
Views: 2,829
Posted By RCHARLTON
Pirates can claim UK asylum

THE Royal Navy, once the scourge of brigands on the high seas, has been told by the Foreign Office not to detain pirates because doing so may breach their human rights......
...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 6th April 2008, 22:53
Replies: 1,076
Views: 90,718
Posted By RCHARLTON
Apparently the French are now in contact with the...

Apparently the French are now in contact with the pirates.

http://www6.comcast.net/news/articles/general/2008/04/04/Somalia.Pirate.Attack/
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 6th April 2008, 12:21
Replies: 1,076
Views: 90,718
Posted By RCHARLTON
If you read this report you will see that the...

If you read this report you will see that the American Government is trying to do something about this.

http://www6.comcast.net/news/articles/world/europe/2008/04/05/Somalia.Pirate.Attack/
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 4th April 2008, 23:54
Replies: 1,076
Views: 90,718
Posted By RCHARLTON
Wink Maybe if these ships carried a few well armed...

Maybe if these ships carried a few well armed "trigger happy Americans" it might help solve the problem don't you think? (Thumb)
Forum: Brocklebank Line 24th November 2007, 23:59
Replies: 113
Views: 8,495
Posted By RCHARLTON
John, I went to Birkenhead 1966 to 1968 and...

John,

I went to Birkenhead 1966 to 1968 and Riversdale 1969/1970. Started as a Cunard apprentice and ended up with Brocks after Riversdale.

Regards,
Ray
Forum: Brocklebank Line 19th November 2007, 14:25
Replies: 113
Views: 8,495
Posted By RCHARLTON
Looks like I am one of the youngsters at 58....

Looks like I am one of the youngsters at 58. Sailed on Markhor, Mahseer, and Mahsud from 1969 to 1971.

Regards,
Ray
Forum: Places, People & Events of Maritime Interest 30th August 2007, 17:24
Replies: 26
Views: 3,543
Posted By RCHARLTON
Apparently even the Tuxedo Princess won't be...

Apparently even the Tuxedo Princess won't be around much longer although I'm not so sure that's such a bad thing.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/tyne/6970662.stm
Forum: Cunard 19th August 2007, 19:28
Replies: 21
Views: 2,213
Posted By RCHARLTON
Looks as though she will be staying put in Long...

Looks as though she will be staying put in Long Beach. The auction was won by a group called "Save the Queen". Following is an article from the LA Times.

A group of investors won the right to run...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 88

 


Support SN


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.1.0 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.