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Search: Posts Made By: James MacDonald
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 29th October 2011, 12:40
Replies: 57
Views: 15,605
Posted By James MacDonald
Ex Vindi, March to May 63, R785726, Billet C1,...

Ex Vindi, March to May 63, R785726, Billet C1, anyone out there on the same squad.
Forum: BP Shipping 22nd July 2010, 10:17
Replies: 37
Views: 5,539
Posted By James MacDonald
Did the US shipping Co Moore McCormack Lines get...

Did the US shipping Co Moore McCormack Lines get banned from the UK for Gun running to Germany prior to the US involvement to WW2
Forum: Say Hello 6th May 2010, 18:02
Replies: 5
Views: 512
Posted By James MacDonald
Hola Jesus usted encontrará muchas embarcaciones...

Hola Jesus usted encontrará muchas embarcaciones de Espana aquí que espero que usted disfrute mirar
Forum: Historic Shipping lines and Ships 13th March 2010, 15:41
Replies: 11
Views: 4,860
Posted By James MacDonald
I was O/S & EDH with Donaldsons Laurentia & the...

I was O/S & EDH with Donaldsons Laurentia & the Lismoria ,both in the winter across the North Atlantic. If that experience never stopped me from continuing at sea then nothing would.
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 21st July 2009, 14:49
Replies: 105
Views: 23,957
Posted By James MacDonald
Hi Steve, I went aboard your ship when you were...

Hi Steve, I went aboard your ship when you were in Calcutta to see a pal of mine ,Billy Shannon from Glasgow. I was on the Llantrisant at the buoys & your ship was in the dock. It mustve been about...
Forum: J & J Denholm 15th July 2009, 15:11
Replies: 24
Views: 5,488
Posted By James MacDonald
Hi Dan,do you remember any of the deck crowds...

Hi Dan,do you remember any of the deck crowds names, Im sure my dad Allan was on that trip with you.
Forum: Say Hello 7th July 2009, 15:24
Replies: 19
Views: 1,010
Posted By James MacDonald
Hi Nimitz, I was in Newport News shipyard when...

Hi Nimitz, I was in Newport News shipyard when the Nimitz was getting built. I was 3/off on the Naess Talisman ,it was Feb 1974. It took us 47 days from Port Talbot to Norfolk Rds. aye swing the...
Forum: BP Shipping 5th July 2009, 00:18
Replies: 58
Views: 17,899
Posted By James MacDonald
I remember the British Queen tied up at...

I remember the British Queen tied up at Finnieston quay Glasgow around 1964 she was there for quiet a long time for repairs
Forum: SN Directory Discussion 26th June 2009, 22:25
Replies: 10
Views: 6,081
Posted By James MacDonald
Haliard,Hauling part

Haliard,Hauling part
Forum: Say Hello 11th June 2008, 21:01
Replies: 11
Views: 776
Posted By James MacDonald
Tambien trabajo en la remolcadores, buena suerte,...

Tambien trabajo en la remolcadores, buena suerte,
de Jim en algeciras
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 10th June 2008, 13:29
Replies: 68
Views: 16,537
Posted By James MacDonald
Hi Bill I too was on the Laurentia during winter...

Hi Bill I too was on the Laurentia during winter 63/64 as JOS & on the Lismoria during winter 67/68 as EDH. Both trips to St Johns & Halifax .Bienvenido
Forum: Say Hello 31st May 2008, 17:27
Replies: 12
Views: 2,389
Posted By James MacDonald
I sailed on the sister ship Naess Louisiana as...

I sailed on the sister ship Naess Louisiana as A/B from March 69 / June 69 .18 hrs in Rotterdam & 18 hrs in Beaumont or Port Sulphur ,but we had 2 bars onboard open 24/7 The capt was J Maxwell &...
Forum: Tugs 30th May 2008, 17:18
Replies: 26
Views: 4,582
Posted By James MacDonald
I took her on a run job towing a hopper from...

I took her on a run job towing a hopper from Valencia to Lexois 2 years ago
She is owned by a Las Palmas Co & is called Iron Bull
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 8th May 2008, 21:12
Replies: 31
Views: 3,251
Posted By James MacDonald
Lots of Canadians on British ships these days...

Lots of Canadians on British ships these days getting their sea time over here. Spain is still waiting for compensation from the oil leak from the ill fated New Flame which sunk off Gibraltar causing...
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 6th May 2008, 17:25
Replies: 8
Views: 3,061
Posted By James MacDonald
Thats the capt Minnard I knew ( R I P )

Thats the capt Minnard I knew ( R I P )
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 6th May 2008, 15:40
Replies: 8
Views: 3,061
Posted By James MacDonald
I payed off the Baron Belhaven in Nov 67 when...

I payed off the Baron Belhaven in Nov 67 when Capt Minnard was aboard . I heard he died shortly afterwards when the ship was bought by the greeks at Greenock.
Forum: Say Hello 28th April 2008, 22:05
Replies: 7
Views: 542
Posted By James MacDonald
Hi Ronnie ,warm welcome from Guadacorte.Los...

Hi Ronnie ,warm welcome from Guadacorte.Los Barrios
Forum: Ship Research 19th April 2008, 15:47
Replies: 5
Views: 1,183
Posted By James MacDonald
In some ships the were called underground...

In some ships the were called underground chickens , we are a supersticius lot
Forum: Offshore Oil & Gas Industry 18th March 2008, 15:56
Replies: 89
Views: 33,131
Posted By James MacDonald
I also was mate on her in Aug /Oct 1975.(Thumb) ...

I also was mate on her in Aug /Oct 1975.(Thumb) Peter Braiswell was Capt
Forum: J & J Denholm 8th March 2008, 08:35
Replies: 6
Views: 2,569
Posted By James MacDonald
Morning John. Yes its me, in the mag . Im still...

Morning John.
Yes its me, in the mag . Im still at sea but Im taking extended leave due to my misssus having an op. I left J&J years back. Ive been living in Spain for 12 years now. I never reached...
Forum: Ben Line 4th March 2008, 19:07
Replies: 59
Views: 8,986
Posted By James MacDonald
How about Rumolumeni at the Eagle Cement works 10...

How about Rumolumeni at the Eagle Cement works 10 miles up river from Port Harcourt Nigeria
Forum: Ship Research 4th March 2008, 12:30
Replies: 15
Views: 2,377
Posted By James MacDonald
In my case D/B 29/05/63 to 29/10/63 ...

In my case D/B 29/05/63 to 29/10/63
JOS 01/11/63 to 09/10/64
SOS 10/10/64 to 08/11/65
EDH 07/12/65 to 07/03/67
A/B 22/03/67 to...
Forum: Blue Funnel Line 3rd March 2008, 15:57
Replies: 35
Views: 5,253
Posted By James MacDonald
When I was on the Lairdsglen I used to see her &...

When I was on the Lairdsglen I used to see her & the QE2 being built alongside each other at John Browns yard round about 1963.1964
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 27th February 2008, 16:43
Replies: 47
Views: 9,704
Posted By James MacDonald
I sailed as O.S on the Lairdsglen during the...

I sailed as O.S on the Lairdsglen during the early 60s.We sailed from Dublin to Glasgow twice a week with 500 head of cattle on the hoof ,We loaded the animals alongside the North Wall usually at the...
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 21st January 2008, 16:51
Replies: 63
Views: 12,395
Posted By James MacDonald
I was AB on Pearl, Mate on the Brilliant &...

I was AB on Pearl, Mate on the Brilliant & Turquiose, I remember Ginger who loaded us at Llandulas. The Best Captain in the fleet at that time.in my opinion was an old guy called Jimmy MacDowel from...
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