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Search: Posts Made By: Forbes1922
Forum: BP Shipping 19th August 2019, 19:23
Replies: 26
Views: 6,580
Posted By Forbes1922
re others the course.Tony Groombridge and Willie...

re others the course.Tony Groombridge and Willie Johnstone still 2 I can't remember
Forum: BP Shipping 22nd September 2018, 14:03
Replies: 13
Views: 2,989
Posted By Forbes1922
Hi Richard I presume you mean Dave.I was never on...

Hi Richard I presume you mean Dave.I was never on any of the big ships and never out in Brunei
Forbes
Forum: BP Shipping 24th October 2017, 16:36
Replies: 30
Views: 5,731
Posted By Forbes1922
COD contracted out deductions.

COD contracted out deductions.
Forum: BP Shipping 24th October 2017, 16:35
Replies: 30
Views: 5,731
Posted By Forbes1922
Re Pensions BP was a non contributory pension.I...

Re Pensions BP was a non contributory pension.I took mine when I was 50 and at 74 have had a good few Bob from them, it is indexed linked and has increased quite a lot over the last 24 years.(20...
Forum: BP Shipping 21st October 2016, 10:54
Replies: 11
Views: 2,113
Posted By Forbes1922
An excellent article by Graham.

An excellent article by Graham.
Forum: BP Shipping 25th August 2016, 12:36
Replies: 10
Views: 1,714
Posted By Forbes1922
David Fothergill Catering officer

It is with regret I have to inform old shipmates of BP Tankers .That Dave crossed the bar yesterday.
He joined BP Tankers ,the British Comet as messman in 1965
and I sailed with him again in...
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 21st March 2016, 17:39
Replies: 50
Views: 16,043
Posted By Forbes1922
Sea Cadets?

I was lucky enough in 1958 at the age of 14 ,to Join the Royal Naval Air cadets at H.M.S Sanderling, Abbotsinch. (now Glasgow Airport)
It was a Fleet air arm base then,our watch was H.M.S Ark royal,...
Forum: Tramp Steamers 26th October 2015, 14:05
Replies: 28
Views: 11,246
Posted By Forbes1922
s.s.Sandhoe

Sharps of Newcastle only had the S.S.Sandhoe in 1961
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 20th October 2015, 17:15
Replies: 10
Views: 1,255
Posted By Forbes1922
Sailed with John Willans Chief Engineer on the...

Sailed with John Willans Chief Engineer on the British Vine between January 1974 to August 1976 John and His wife Kate Lived inBelvedere Park Hornsea ,Don't know if the house is still there ,it...
Forum: BP Shipping 16th August 2015, 18:28
Replies: 38
Views: 7,574
Posted By Forbes1922
Bp Films

Just to let everyone know that the 2 Bp. Films
Riding the Waves and They chose the sea seen now on youtube
Forum: BP Shipping 16th August 2015, 18:27
Replies: 38
Views: 7,574
Posted By Forbes1922
Bp Films

Just to let everyone know that the 2 Bp. Films
Rick n g the Waves and They chose the sea seen o won youtube
Forum: BP Shipping 15th July 2015, 20:21
Replies: 38
Views: 7,574
Posted By Forbes1922
Ref; " They Chose the Sea" I have now watched...

Ref; " They Chose the Sea" I have now watched this film
It is an old 16 mm which has been transferred to DVD.About 25 Minutes long.
The picture quality is very good but the sound leaves a lot to...
Forum: BP Shipping 15th July 2015, 17:25
Replies: 76
Views: 14,326
Posted By Forbes1922
bp safety films

I have been in contact with a chap who has a copy of a 16mm film (now on dvd) of the «Fire down below »I will try to obtain this and let you know later if it is any good
Forum: BP Shipping 11th July 2015, 12:14
Replies: 38
Views: 7,574
Posted By Forbes1922
They chose the sea BP film

I have come across a BP film on Ebay Which is 25 minutes long and is Called" They chose the Sea" and I quote,
Told through the eyes of a 17 year old Navigating Apprentice making his first...
Forum: BP Shipping 29th April 2015, 08:50
Replies: 69
Views: 13,975
Posted By Forbes1922
N.I. Captains

Re Captain D.J.Taylor sailed with him on the British Osprey in 74 and with hisbrother Bob on the Gunner .There was also Captain Dinsmore Captain Cyril O.Picken Captain D.C.Dalton all from the Isle of...
Forum: BP Shipping 26th March 2015, 12:29
Replies: 314
Views: 74,165
Posted By Forbes1922
BP celebrations

It seems everyone who went had a great time,I'll health prevented me from going (20years service) note that 169 ex staff had over 30 years service .my old mate Dave Fothergill Cat/Off. Still living...
Forum: BP Shipping 18th February 2015, 11:36
Replies: 314
Views: 74,165
Posted By Forbes1922
Bp

Unable to attend ,sent card back but also received aphone call from BP this morning asking how I was etc and inviting me to the March do nb I had twenty years with the BP tankers great times
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 21st October 2014, 13:34
Replies: 63
Views: 23,245
Posted By Forbes1922
Great book by Graham Atkinson 're Hudson...

Great book by Graham Atkinson 're Hudson Steamship co. Lots of photos and history mentions most ships and who their Captains were and the voyages the ship's did costs £13 Isbn 1-902953-14-2 code. 9...
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 21st October 2014, 13:03
Replies: 63
Views: 23,245
Posted By Forbes1922
There is a book by Graham Atkinson Sinn about...

There is a book by Graham Atkinson Sinn about Hudson Steamship co £13 full of photos and the various voyages that the ship's did. Isbn 1-902953-14-2
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 21st October 2014, 12:57
Replies: 63
Views: 23,245
Posted By Forbes1922
I sailed on HUDSON POINT Feb1961 /July 61 ...

I sailed on HUDSON POINT Feb1961 /July 61 Captain WIckman Jarrow to Santa Domingo to Auckland then Townsvile to Liverpool round the world in 5 months carrying sugar of course good old days
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 26th May 2014, 13:01
Replies: 4
Views: 2,402
Posted By Forbes1922
Hi Ray just found your message. Try Global marine...

Hi Ray just found your message. Try Global marine on face book about 300 old and present C&W /Global staff on that site I did about 12year s before retiring mostly on the cable venture and...
Forum: Royal Navy 17th May 2014, 17:16
Replies: 73
Views: 8,513
Posted By Forbes1922
Murmansk 1960 security was tight bus to the ...

Murmansk 1960 security was tight bus to the mission no-one allowed to wander round Gary POWERS the U2 pilot had just been shot down interesting times
Forum: The Galley 16th March 2014, 16:21
Replies: 38
Views: 13,120
Posted By Forbes1922
coal galley

Sailed on m v longfellow 1960 had a coal bunker in the galley.also sailed on s.s.sandhoe 1961 with coal galley and lastly sailedon british trust 1966 that had OIl fired galley Tanker.when in isle...
Forum: Special Purpose Vessels 21st February 2014, 18:37
Replies: 29
Views: 15,411
Posted By Forbes1922
Did u see Paul money as Rob pilot on the tv ...

Did u see Paul money as Rob pilot on the tv Quest channel when they go u nd a ship in the channel'with $200 million in silver bars they are now selling them on eBay. Paul was due to retire after...
Forum: BP Shipping 19th February 2014, 09:27
Replies: 69
Views: 13,975
Posted By Forbes1922
I Graham. I sailed with Capt c.r. Cole on the...

I Graham. I sailed with Capt c.r. Cole on the British statesman in 1961 I was under the impression he was referred to as Commodre ? initials may be wrong can`t make them out. Mike
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