Ships Nostalgia - Search Results
19:11

Welcome
Welcome!Welcome to Ships Nostalgia, the world's greatest online community for people worldwide with an interest in ships and shipping. Whether you are crew, ex-crew, ship enthusiasts or cruisers, this is the forum for you. And what's more, it's completely FREE.

Click here to go to the forums home page and find out more.
Click here to join.
Log in
User Name Password

Showing results 1 to 25 of 36
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: BillPascoeDaughter
Forum: Ship Research 23rd June 2019, 17:11
Replies: 53
Views: 4,122
Posted By BillPascoeDaughter
Loving these memories!

Loving these memories!
Forum: Ship Research 22nd June 2019, 17:21
Replies: 53
Views: 4,122
Posted By BillPascoeDaughter
Love stories, ey?! So--no Yogi bear cartoons...

Love stories, ey?!
So--no Yogi bear cartoons then?
Thanks for chipping in your memory...
Forum: Ship Research 22nd June 2019, 15:04
Replies: 53
Views: 4,122
Posted By BillPascoeDaughter
Thanks for that memory! - Googling Walport boxes...

Thanks for that memory! - Googling Walport boxes returned a related interesting thread on another merchant navy nostalgia forum (British Merchant Navy: Old Friends Plus) here:...
Forum: Ship Research 21st June 2019, 16:43
Replies: 53
Views: 4,122
Posted By BillPascoeDaughter
Films at sea, early 60s

A friend and I are discussing memories about film shows at sea. I recall my dad saying Yogi Bear was popular, and he says that my dad must have acquired a Yogi Bear cartoon because I was aboard.
...
Forum: Ship Research 21st April 2019, 15:46
Replies: 29
Views: 1,590
Posted By BillPascoeDaughter
I'm not sure how quick reply works - Spongebob -...

I'm not sure how quick reply works - Spongebob - thanks for your contribution to the discussion - the specifics about Australia, NZ and all are so interesting.
Jackie
Forum: Ship Research 21st April 2019, 15:43
Replies: 29
Views: 1,590
Posted By BillPascoeDaughter
Thanks for filling in the general picture of...

Thanks for filling in the general picture of steel industry days gone by - very interesting. The Garth ships also started carrying other cargoes in the early-mid sixties: grain from Canada, general...
Forum: Ship Research 19th April 2019, 19:47
Replies: 29
Views: 1,590
Posted By BillPascoeDaughter
Alaric I see you were active around the same...

Alaric I see you were active around the same period I have all my ship memories, being aboard with mum visiting dad etc. Engineers seemed to come mostly from Tyneside area on those ships. Australia...
Forum: Ship Research 19th April 2019, 16:55
Replies: 29
Views: 1,590
Posted By BillPascoeDaughter
I'm getting a really good sense of the times from...

I'm getting a really good sense of the times from everyone's responses - post war boom ending; asian steel industries building up; ship building starting to decline in UK; US steel situation which...
Forum: Ship Research 18th April 2019, 23:26
Replies: 29
Views: 1,590
Posted By BillPascoeDaughter
Thanks, Seaman38! I'll look into that angle. Also...

Thanks, Seaman38! I'll look into that angle. Also Brucekn's comment is valid I'm sure also - general shift of steel production etc to Asian countries.

BTW - I'm not sure about the USA having...
Forum: Ship Research 5th April 2019, 16:19
Replies: 29
Views: 1,590
Posted By BillPascoeDaughter
There was a recession of some sort in 1961 and...

There was a recession of some sort in 1961 and then more growth after. I'm not sure why either.
Thanks
Jackie
Forum: Ship Research 5th April 2019, 16:17
Replies: 29
Views: 1,590
Posted By BillPascoeDaughter
Hansard: steel and shipping in early sixties

Thanks, Geoff - that link and following up on it opened quite a lot of avenues to info about this time period.

I'm still not quite sure why the UK steel (and coal) industry problems happened...
Forum: Ship Research 5th April 2019, 00:23
Replies: 29
Views: 1,590
Posted By BillPascoeDaughter
Looking for info on steel industry slump in 1961 or 2

The steel industry slump, as I understand it, is the reason a lot of iron ore ships (such as Cory Maritime's Garth ships) were laid up. I'd like to know more about the causes of that slump and how...
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 19th March 2019, 15:10
Replies: 4
Views: 593
Posted By BillPascoeDaughter
(I figured - happens! - thanks for ensuring...

(I figured - happens! - thanks for ensuring proper understanding though. - Jackie)
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 18th March 2019, 23:16
Replies: 4
Views: 593
Posted By BillPascoeDaughter
OK - thanks, Geoff. Just picking up threads of my...

OK - thanks, Geoff. Just picking up threads of my former inquiries - appreciate you getting back to me.
Cheers
Jackie
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 18th March 2019, 23:00
Replies: 4
Views: 593
Posted By BillPascoeDaughter
Bill Pascoe, Cory Bros--for memoir

I'm looking for input for a memoir of my dad, William Henry Pascoe (1915-2013). He went to sea at 15 and retired around 70 or so, as captain. His brother, John Douglas Pascoe, his dad, John Pascoe,...
Forum: Say Hello 20th July 2016, 17:12
Replies: 14
Views: 3,215
Posted By BillPascoeDaughter
That's a great story!! I look forward to...

That's a great story!! I look forward to receiving your short story!

Jackie
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 20th July 2016, 16:33
Replies: 23
Views: 7,430
Posted By BillPascoeDaughter
Hi Peter, I just saw your request for photos. I...

Hi Peter,
I just saw your request for photos. I have a fair few photos I can send you. Not sure if I have your email address still. Or I can post them to Ship's Nostalgia. I'll try doing that.
...
Forum: Ships No More 20th July 2016, 16:05
Replies: 7
Views: 8,457
Posted By BillPascoeDaughter
From email received from a credible local person:...

From email received from a credible local person:

ANDROS FIGHTER 30/11/57 - 21/2/1963
QUEENSGARTH 8/12/61 - 5/5/63
KNIGHTSGARTH 16/12/61 - 28/8/63
DUKESGARTH 30/11/1962 - 15/4/63

I'm...
Forum: Say Hello 20th July 2016, 15:43
Replies: 14
Views: 3,215
Posted By BillPascoeDaughter
BTW, Kyle - that apprentice was likely my brother...

BTW, Kyle - that apprentice was likely my brother John Pascoe. Sadly deceased - a year ago nearly now. He became a captain in the Australian MN.
Forum: Say Hello 20th July 2016, 15:38
Replies: 14
Views: 3,215
Posted By BillPascoeDaughter
Hi Kyle, Thank so much for getting in touch....

Hi Kyle,
Thank so much for getting in touch. I'd love to read that article you wrote. Also, my memories of the Garth ships' layout is not as strong as I wish. I wonder if you could be of help to me...
Forum: Ship Research 15th June 2015, 18:24
Replies: 12
Views: 2,463
Posted By BillPascoeDaughter
Thanks, Farmer John - I've downloaded the book ...

Thanks, Farmer John - I've downloaded the book "Love in the Sun" to my kindle!
Jackie
Forum: Ship Research 15th June 2015, 01:18
Replies: 12
Views: 2,463
Posted By BillPascoeDaughter
Thanks to everyone who has posted regarding...

Thanks to everyone who has posted regarding Indian deck officers and other ships in the area at that time! Any other memories you may have are very welcome! I'll try to remember to check in (I...
Forum: Say Hello 19th April 2015, 23:35
Replies: 14
Views: 3,215
Posted By BillPascoeDaughter
Thanks for that memory, Geoff! I drove from...

Thanks for that memory, Geoff! I drove from Glasgow to Newcastle I think it was - not sure - when he visited the office once. I just walked around town till he was done. I'd be 14 or so at that time....
Forum: Say Hello 19th April 2015, 14:56
Replies: 14
Views: 3,215
Posted By BillPascoeDaughter
From scrawny daughter :-)

I remember that trip well, and I have a few photos that my dad took, as well as a lovely one of him you might enjoy. It means so much to me that you remember him fondly and with respect from those...
Forum: Ship Research 21st September 2014, 01:25
Replies: 95
Views: 73,292
Posted By BillPascoeDaughter
How wonderful! I haven't seen mention of the...

How wonderful!
I haven't seen mention of the National Maritime Museum, Cornwall. I used their research service recently - volunteer researchers try to answer your questions - I found some answers....
Showing results 1 to 25 of 36

 


Support SN


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.1.0 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.