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Search: Posts Made By: harry t.
Forum: Historic Shipping lines and Ships Today, 08:45
Replies: 16
Views: 5,395
Posted By harry t.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articles/3sxFVZQG...

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articles/3sxFVZQGy6Cn2zs2mpL09Zh/ships-of-the-british-whaling-fleet-in-antarctica - Ships of the British whaling fleet in Antarctica
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Forum: Ship Research 24th March 2020, 20:13
Replies: 2
Views: 277
Posted By harry t.
hi bluefish, not much info, a small start, as...

hi bluefish, not much info, a small start, as attached
Forum: Maritime Family History Research 22nd March 2020, 16:55
Replies: 11
Views: 1,199
Posted By harry t.
Merchant ships on D Day

https://www.royalnavy.mod.uk/-/media/royal-navy-responsive/documents/events/d-day-70/13_472-nhb-operation-neptune-d_day-book.pdf - Normandy - see some cuttings below, all the naval vessels are...
Forum: Ship Research 20th March 2020, 16:30
Replies: 11
Views: 559
Posted By harry t.
last owner: [1] Black Sea State Shipping Co. -...

last owner: [1] Black Sea State Shipping Co. - Чорноморське морське пароплавство SS Novorossiysk (Новороссийск) (+1941) period 1922 ~ 1941 prev. owners: [2] Schembri & Sons SS Hedwige period 1921 ~...
Forum: Ship Research 11th March 2020, 20:13
Replies: 11
Views: 747
Posted By harry t.
hi and hello jgrant, no, no relation. email the...

hi and hello jgrant, no, no relation. email the man and possibly you will hear something of interest. on ships the two men much appreciated and best to keep onside, the cook and the ships (acting)...
Forum: Ship Research 11th March 2020, 17:34
Replies: 11
Views: 747
Posted By harry t.
Ray Terrill -Ray served on the SS Bladensburg

https://www.armed-guard.com/terrill.html - link to Ray at this site
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 26th February 2020, 19:40
Replies: 7
Views: 1,637
Posted By harry t.
Hi and hello Ron, a very true account. 1st trip...

Hi and hello Ron, a very true account. 1st trip uncertificated 3rd mate on an old coal burner, spent nearly every hour on watch out on the bridge wing hanging on to those halyards in fog, until they...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 26th February 2020, 15:55
Replies: 7
Views: 1,637
Posted By harry t.
In the 50’s, 3rd mate on an old Baltic trader...

In the 50’s, 3rd mate on an old Baltic trader swinging on the steam whistle halyards every two minutes in thick fog, no radar, no gyro, just D/F and the log rotator aft. Using D/R positions since...
Forum: The Bridge 18th February 2020, 07:12
Replies: 13
Views: 2,098
Posted By harry t.
After a coastal passage from Benghazi to Tripoli...

After a coastal passage from Benghazi to Tripoli via Misurata in the early 80’s I was taken aback by a guest partaking a sneaky ‘wee one’ after clearing inwards. This coast, to the east of the...
Forum: Say Hello 8th February 2020, 19:02
Replies: 4
Views: 286
Posted By harry t.
last photos readily available

last photos readily available
Forum: Say Hello 8th February 2020, 18:51
Replies: 4
Views: 286
Posted By harry t.
www.wrecksite.eu – info on many of those...

www.wrecksite.eu – info on many of those you’ve listed as sunk during WW1 or wrecked earlier including photos - are possibly available - to members only
Forum: Say Hello 8th February 2020, 07:54
Replies: 4
Views: 286
Posted By harry t.
https://www.navy-net.co.uk/community/threads/ss-ke...

https://www.navy-net.co.uk/community/threads/ss-kenmare-log.61549/ - Kenmare, photos

http://www.corkarchives.ie/exhibitionsandresources/onlineexhibitions/cityofcorksteampacketcoltd/ - plans for 5...
Forum: Ships No More 5th February 2020, 20:49
Replies: 14
Views: 1,273
Posted By harry t.
Almost right. Queen Elizabeth 2 went right to the top of that list.

https://youtu.be/2Cs9dMmDO1U - Captains reception QE2 final voyage

https://youtu.be/x1I30JOXDU0 - BBC Timewatch - QE2: The Final Voyage – poor sound

note; every cabin sold out in 38 minutes...
Forum: Ships No More 5th February 2020, 14:48
Replies: 14
Views: 1,273
Posted By harry t.
the last voyage - an interview

https://youtu.be/gAVhP7Sj4SQ - The Last Great Cruise

an interview with Capt.Treasure Jones on his last trip
Forum: Computers and The Internet 3rd February 2020, 14:48
Replies: 13
Views: 1,114
Posted By harry t.
Hi and Hello George, best to check "Printer...

Hi and Hello George, best to check "Printer Preferences" - when there, click on Maintenance - then click on 'printer head alignment' - if necessary do a 'nozzle check' and 'head cleaning' - then...
Forum: Computers and The Internet 2nd February 2020, 21:24
Replies: 13
Views: 1,114
Posted By harry t.
Epson printers

here is a copy as below, taken of the two earlier posts on this page re; epson xp-55. - it shows 3 pages to print but can be adjusted by clicking Pages.
Before printing the posts on the left hand...
Forum: Ship Research 1st February 2020, 19:08
Replies: 4
Views: 217
Posted By harry t.
Hello Imar, if you click onto the "wreck site"...

Hello Imar, if you click onto the "wreck site" link noted.you will find the heading MV Sinergasia (+1966) . Various blokes have added additional info to the site over the years and have noted...
Forum: Ship Research 1st February 2020, 14:26
Replies: 4
Views: 217
Posted By harry t.
Munkfors 9108

Hi and Hello Imar, The SS Sinergasia wrecked in ice off Holmsund with the loss of 13 crew when on route from Cagliari for Ronnskar with a cargo of scrap metal. Read more at wrecksite:...
Forum: Bank Line 31st January 2020, 11:44
Replies: 44
Views: 3,527
Posted By harry t.
It was just a” Fluke”.

From a letter to my Dad - ...
Forum: Bank Line 30th January 2020, 07:06
Replies: 44
Views: 3,527
Posted By harry t.
a fine bit of seamanship

https://youtu.be/KPEnIBn0PIo - anchoring


this bloke deserves his “huge sigh of relief” on a job well done, his nerves and the anchor held fast.
Forum: Bank Line 25th January 2020, 07:14
Replies: 44
Views: 3,527
Posted By harry t.
Correct Stephen, could well be, one of the photos...

Correct Stephen, could well be, one of the photos is a of a US naval ship tarting up the paintwork, the other photos taken at Cadiz and Durban, don’t ascribe the vessels. Anyhow, the markings on the...
Forum: Bank Line 24th January 2020, 20:22
Replies: 44
Views: 3,527
Posted By harry t.
the bitter ends

Hi and Hello Stephen, sorry, am not much help there. There’s plenty of info on new rules and revisions such as the marking (annealing) of anchors and cables etc.
The Anchors and Chain Cables Act...
Forum: Bank Line 24th January 2020, 11:22
Replies: 44
Views: 3,527
Posted By harry t.
anchor chain markings

If you’re the mate at the front end, and you see those colours near the bitter end flying past, you’ve ballsed it up and as likely as not will be looking for a new job. On any ship the only order...
Forum: Bank Line 20th January 2020, 15:57
Replies: 44
Views: 3,527
Posted By harry t.
no time to let go the anchor

Steaming up with a tug fast forad, cleared by the ‘bridge master’ to pass under the double set of railway bridges on the Calumet river in south Chicago. A train 50 miles away in Indiana, triggered a...
Forum: Ship Research 20th January 2020, 15:26
Replies: 21
Views: 1,343
Posted By harry t.
Margaret Johnson

hello P.N.
20th century built model depicting the Swedish freighter M/S MARGARET JOHNSON built 1928 (rebuilt 1948) by Aktiebolaget Götaverken, Gothenburg for Rederiaktiebolaget Nordstjernan,...
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