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Forum: Other Companies/Ships 10th February 2012, 18:58
Replies: 69
Views: 22,170
Posted By canada tom
in the bar

Maybe we met in the Kitimat bar.
There were other crew members in the bar with Joe.
I'm a Scot and at that time worked at the Alcan smelter
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 10th February 2012, 18:54
Replies: 69
Views: 22,170
Posted By canada tom
small world

I think Peter Allan went on the Lakes.
Joe Markham was on the Sunrhea after the
Sunek
Met both of them regularly in the bar in Kitimat
(there was only one bar)
This thread is sure spinning out;...
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 10th February 2012, 09:05
Replies: 69
Views: 22,170
Posted By canada tom
French Canadian Engineer

We did have a FC eng. cadet. He lived in the Gaspe peninsula.
Originally worked on the "Lakers"
Deep sea time was equivalent double the lakes time.
His intention was to return to the lakes as...
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 9th February 2012, 18:45
Replies: 69
Views: 22,170
Posted By canada tom
which engineer/

Was it a ships's engineer or one of the dockies?
Our second Peter Allan was big and a Scot. The 3rd Joe Markof was from Yorkshire.
Then Tom a hard working 4th.
I did all the nights on board
I...
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 9th February 2012, 18:31
Replies: 69
Views: 22,170
Posted By canada tom
We took Hemmings ashore in Bellingham,...

We took Hemmings ashore in Bellingham, Washington. Aged 19 he was not permitted to drink, but he sat along-side us, in the restaurant section separated by a rope. He drank coke.
Miltos the Greek...
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 9th February 2012, 16:07
Replies: 69
Views: 22,170
Posted By canada tom
shipmates

I do not recall Eddie Wells.
I was 4th. Eng.
I remember one navigator from Trinidad
One Engishman who emigrated to Vancouver.
Cadet was Hemmings.
3rd. Mate Patrick Peirce was from India and...
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 7th February 2012, 13:07
Replies: 69
Views: 22,170
Posted By canada tom
Old shipmates

You mentioned skippers Hobbs and Roberts.
Both names ring a bell.
Chief mate on the Sunek 1966 was Roberts.
He was English with a large family and had a large house in South England. Had lived in...
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 2nd April 2011, 13:24
Replies: 69
Views: 22,170
Posted By canada tom
Thanks to oldsalt1 for a good write-up. I should...

Thanks to oldsalt1 for a good write-up. I should mention that after leaving the Sunek in Kitimat, I went to work for Alcan, Kitimat. It was with nostalgia that I visited Saguenay ships in Kitimat....
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 11th November 2010, 22:49
Replies: 69
Views: 22,170
Posted By canada tom
Sunek

It was my intention to emigrate to Canada. So joined Saguenay.Was sceduled to join the Sunrhea but a domestic problem of a crew member saw me sent instead to the Sunk as 4th. eng. Oct 1965-Jan 1967....
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