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Search: Posts Made By: AlbieR
Forum: Say Hello 18th August 2019, 18:45
Replies: 13
Views: 520
Posted By AlbieR
Hi, Thanks fo the reply I am looking for...

Hi,
Thanks fo the reply I am looking for photos of Arco Dredgers or Civil & Marine
Forgot to say, enjoy the site it is a goldmine of information!
Forum: Say Hello 18th August 2019, 16:57
Replies: 13
Views: 520
Posted By AlbieR
Welcome aboard, I'm sure there are plenty of us...

Welcome aboard, I'm sure there are plenty of us who look forward to your pictures. Have you any of Hanson and ARC Dredgers?
Forum: The Radio Room 18th August 2019, 07:10
Replies: 25
Views: 1,924
Posted By AlbieR
Sent to a 4/ft junior engineer from Barrow In...

Sent to a 4/ft junior engineer from Barrow In Furness who had to fly home to to an urgent marriage, quoting a WD 40 advert, "It's amazing what a little squirt can do"
Forum: The Radio Room 17th August 2019, 12:46
Replies: 25
Views: 1,924
Posted By AlbieR
Horny old salts always wear protection when...

Horny old salts always wear protection when entering unchartered waters
Forum: Bank Line 16th July 2019, 18:54
Replies: 15
Views: 1,716
Posted By AlbieR
I had an erection in Bugis Street Singapore once...

I had an erection in Bugis Street Singapore once but somebody had the balls to knock it down!!!
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 23rd June 2019, 07:00
Replies: 15
Views: 1,413
Posted By AlbieR
Worth a watch if you have a spare half hour. ...

Worth a watch if you have a spare half hour.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ntWkiyerinw
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 20th June 2019, 10:48
Replies: 15
Views: 1,413
Posted By AlbieR
Freddie at his best and the Jordanaires (Elvis...

Freddie at his best and the Jordanaires (Elvis backing group of long standing) were visibly impressed. This was played at his funeral.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ntGWOLRWzrE
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 23rd May 2019, 07:52
Replies: 8
Views: 1,493
Posted By AlbieR
Cargo Brand reminds me of a funny incident many...

Cargo Brand reminds me of a funny incident many years ago. During discharge in the Arabian Gulf the second mate found a breached box of ladies disposable knickers, the really fancy ones all lace and...
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 19th May 2019, 17:51
Replies: 495
Views: 119,953
Posted By AlbieR
Hi Foremast, The River Incomati trip I remember...

Hi Foremast,
The River Incomati trip I remember it well, I was at the back of the canoe nearest the teeth when the hippo surfaced when the locals on the oars saw it they went to "double ring ahead"...
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 17th May 2019, 07:15
Replies: 495
Views: 119,953
Posted By AlbieR
Well Foremast that's four of us in touch from the...

Well Foremast that's four of us in touch from the trip on the Mubarakiah 68/69 (Kiwi, Scattercash, you and me) must be a record there! Wonder if there is anybody else around from that trip. I...
Forum: Ship Research 10th February 2019, 07:23
Replies: 7
Views: 707
Posted By AlbieR
Fine looking ship! ...

Fine looking ship!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bU68CmdIpGk
Forum: Ship Research 3rd January 2019, 06:09
Replies: 3
Views: 513
Posted By AlbieR
A phone call to Maryport Maritime museum 01900...

A phone call to Maryport Maritime museum 01900 813738 may give you the answer. They aquired it in 1988 http://puffersandvics.org/VIC37.htm
Forum: Say Hello 30th December 2018, 09:52
Replies: 6
Views: 897
Posted By AlbieR
Try posting on http://www.seadogs-reunited.com/

Try posting on http://www.seadogs-reunited.com/
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 30th December 2018, 09:49
Replies: 28
Views: 5,007
Posted By AlbieR
Try posting on this...

Try posting on this http://www.seadogs-reunited.com/ It is more dedicated to the Iberia and you may have better luck.
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 24th December 2018, 22:10
Replies: 495
Views: 119,953
Posted By AlbieR
Likewise Happy Christmas to all whoever and...

Likewise Happy Christmas to all whoever and wherever you are.(Pint)
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 20th December 2018, 21:08
Replies: 762
Views: 142,527
Posted By AlbieR
Sad to hear, another legend gone but lots of...

Sad to hear, another legend gone but lots of laughs with him all them years ago. (From memory Arthur didn't pass any bar without calling in!)
Forum: The Bridge 20th December 2018, 06:17
Replies: 12
Views: 1,890
Posted By AlbieR
Agreed ES, travelling that route often I can...

Agreed ES, travelling that route often I can vouch for the fact that it is (was!!) common practice to prepare the ship for discharge once into the relatively calm waters of Loch Ryan. This time they...
Forum: The Bridge 19th December 2018, 22:16
Replies: 12
Views: 1,890
Posted By AlbieR
Me thinks the lashings were unshipped prior to...

Me thinks the lashings were unshipped prior to arrival, people were on vehicle deck which points the the fact that the incident occoured just outside the pier heads.
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 15th December 2018, 09:24
Replies: 762
Views: 142,527
Posted By AlbieR
Hi Jim D Just sent you a PM, the clues are all...

Hi Jim D
Just sent you a PM, the clues are all there to who you are! I have just got back from New Zealand after visiting Kiwi.
Albie
Forum: The Engine Room 8th December 2018, 19:23
Replies: 17
Views: 3,709
Posted By AlbieR
Thanks for that explanation, often wondered what...

Thanks for that explanation, often wondered what I was doing in the engine room for 45 years.(Thumb)(Jester)
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 4th November 2018, 15:34
Replies: 495
Views: 119,953
Posted By AlbieR
Hi Brian, Good to see you are still about and...

Hi Brian,
Good to see you are still about and going strong. Me too, Tennants must have been a magic elixar. Just getting ready fly to New Zealand tomorrow to visit Kiwi (Dick Kearsley) he has been...
Forum: Historic Shipping lines and Ships 1st November 2018, 22:31
Replies: 13
Views: 1,462
Posted By AlbieR
I am sure a bit of a background story would bring...

I am sure a bit of a background story would bring a stronger response, we are not a Google service!
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 10th October 2018, 17:50
Replies: 495
Views: 119,953
Posted By AlbieR
I remember catching Dave Goodhand C/E looking...

I remember catching Dave Goodhand C/E looking through the round window studying the turds on the perforated rubber belt. When I asked him what he was doing his reply was "Looking for countersunk...
Forum: The Radio Room 30th September 2018, 11:52
Replies: 345
Views: 90,810
Posted By AlbieR
All this talk of LM reminded me of LM Radio,...

All this talk of LM reminded me of LM Radio, still going strong and as good as ever, listen here. http://radio.garden/live/maputo/lm-radio-fm-87-8/ Enjoy!
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 20th September 2018, 19:57
Replies: 495
Views: 119,953
Posted By AlbieR
Aye probably all up in the Golden Moon, still...

Aye probably all up in the Golden Moon, still when they come back we can go AWOL and show them how the big boys play!
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