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Search: Posts Made By: Bob M
Forum: The Radio Room 9th October 2019, 08:39
Replies: 10
Views: 865
Posted By Bob M
Great site. Sorry not more on the...

Great site.
Sorry not more on the Glasgow-Dublin ferries. We went to Greystones for our Summer BB camp on them. Almost lost my virginity on my last trip!
Yeah, great memories
Bob
Forum: The Radio Room 29th July 2019, 09:32
Replies: 10
Views: 1,537
Posted By Bob M
Hi Gordon, Yes, like you, I did a trip on the...

Hi Gordon,
Yes, like you, I did a trip on the Kaitawa. I was on the Kaitoa in Auckland and we were expected to be in port for about a week. The Kaitawa was up at Portland and was due to change...
Forum: The Radio Room 28th July 2019, 07:33
Replies: 10
Views: 1,537
Posted By Bob M
Hi Gordanarfur, Knock it off. National Service...

Hi Gordanarfur,
Knock it off. National Service had finished before my time!
I actually found Marconi quite a good experience. Going with them, you certainly never knew where your next ship would...
Forum: Say Hello 27th July 2019, 08:30
Replies: 16
Views: 1,747
Posted By Bob M
Hi Gentlemen(?) Correct Spongebob, I was with...

Hi Gentlemen(?)
Correct Spongebob, I was with Union SS Co. Also sailed on Kaitoa a year or so after you. A very happy time of my life. Then Radio Inspector in NZPO.A year at Scott Base then into...
Forum: The Radio Room 24th July 2019, 07:28
Replies: 10
Views: 1,537
Posted By Bob M
Hi Harry, I started at the Watt Memorial in...

Hi Harry,
I started at the Watt Memorial in Greenock in September 56 at 15.
Sat my 2nd class part one in December 57, right before Christmas. Came back after holidays and the results were in and I...
Forum: The Radio Room 23rd July 2019, 10:11
Replies: 10
Views: 1,537
Posted By Bob M
Hi Harry, Just read your book. Very enjoyable....

Hi Harry,
Just read your book. Very enjoyable. I joined Marconi a couple of years after you, in April, 1958 aged 16, in Glasgow. My first ship was Falaise Soton to St Malo. 3 round trips a week,...
Forum: Say Hello 16th July 2019, 09:54
Replies: 16
Views: 1,747
Posted By Bob M
Good to see that the sense of humour is still...

Good to see that the sense of humour is still present on the site!
Bob
Forum: The Radio Room 14th July 2019, 22:44
Replies: 11
Views: 3,053
Posted By Bob M
Hi, williamg I am indeed from Johnstone,...

Hi, williamg
I am indeed from Johnstone, although I have not lived there since 1960.
Should I know you?
I was inactive on this site due to a foul up with my brother in law answering an urgent...
Forum: Say Hello 14th July 2019, 09:45
Replies: 16
Views: 1,747
Posted By Bob M
Another returning old hand

I have not been on the forum for a couple of years. My clever brother in law actually responded to an "urgent message from microsoft" and compromised all his email addresses. I am afraid I do not...
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