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Search: Posts Made By: yorkshiregeordie
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 18th March 2013, 01:41
Replies: 39
Views: 12,327
Posted By yorkshiregeordie
I know this area reasonably well and judging from...

I know this area reasonably well and judging from the photographs and descriptions of the location the vessel seems to be on the Blue Caps rock shelf to the North of Little Harcar Rocks. This place...
Forum: Model Ships 15th March 2013, 01:16
Replies: 51
Views: 17,586
Posted By yorkshiregeordie
A Lovely piece of work. You should be very proud....

A Lovely piece of work. You should be very proud. Thank you for sharing it with us.
John
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 10th March 2013, 00:20
Replies: 22
Views: 2,969
Posted By yorkshiregeordie
Never mind lock up your daughters, quick Lock up...

Never mind lock up your daughters, quick Lock up your horses!!!
Forum: Model Ships 18th February 2013, 23:54
Replies: 2
Views: 956
Posted By yorkshiregeordie
Hi Bob I have the MS 125 with the Maracaibo in...

Hi Bob
I have the MS 125 with the Maracaibo in it.
The photographs are not of good quality in the article, most are slightly out of focus and I doubt they will scan well at all.
I am prepared to...
Forum: The Galley 14th February 2013, 01:04
Replies: 20
Views: 5,289
Posted By yorkshiregeordie
I had a badly infected throat a couple of weeks...

I had a badly infected throat a couple of weeks ago.
Doc gave me the works with pennicillin and I am much better but still a little horse.
I can't neigh but can whinnie.
Forum: Histories 14th February 2013, 00:45
Replies: 16
Views: 2,608
Posted By yorkshiregeordie
You must have your chart upsidedown. ...

You must have your chart upsidedown.

Casablanca is 33 - 32N 7 - 35W

Dakar is 14 - 41N 17 - 27W

Cheers
Forum: SN Directory Discussion 3rd February 2013, 01:08
Replies: 102
Views: 56,504
Posted By yorkshiregeordie
Hi Steamship, Just come across this thread. ...

Hi Steamship,
Just come across this thread.
Pleased to hear that 'Buckie' Thompson is still around. I sailed with him on the Matadi Palm a few times, the last being between 30.12.76 and 25.3.77....
Forum: Fishing Vessels 20th December 2012, 00:39
Replies: 22
Views: 15,309
Posted By yorkshiregeordie
That ended up a bit small but let me know if it...

That ended up a bit small but let me know if it is any good to you.
If it is send me a PM and I will send you a full size one by email.
Cheers
John
Forum: Fishing Vessels 20th December 2012, 00:36
Replies: 22
Views: 15,309
Posted By yorkshiregeordie
Here is one. Not in the time frame requested but...

Here is one. Not in the time frame requested but still from the right owners.
Cheers
John
Forum: Container Vessels 28th November 2012, 14:46
Replies: 25
Views: 13,514
Posted By yorkshiregeordie
Thanks for that. I have just cleaned my glasses...

Thanks for that. I have just cleaned my glasses and all is clear now!!!
Forum: Container Vessels 28th November 2012, 01:15
Replies: 25
Views: 13,514
Posted By yorkshiregeordie
Further to my last post, I googled MV Cast Beaver...

Further to my last post, I googled MV Cast Beaver and came up with a post from this Forum dated 08/07/09 posted by 'Waighty' - Senior Member who posted:
Cast Beaver Etc
...
Forum: Container Vessels 28th November 2012, 00:55
Replies: 25
Views: 13,514
Posted By yorkshiregeordie
Looks like I will have to dig my photos out of...

Looks like I will have to dig my photos out of cold storage.

Is it not illegal to have two ships bearing the same name?

I see that these photos show the vessel carrying 'Cast' Containers so...
Forum: Container Vessels 27th November 2012, 01:32
Replies: 25
Views: 13,514
Posted By yorkshiregeordie
Hi Ian, Whilst I was in drydock in Antwerp on...

Hi Ian,
Whilst I was in drydock in Antwerp on the 'Beaver', the 'Seal'
came in for a similar conversion. I looked after the 'Deck Dept.' on both ships until the coversions moved on a bit and other...
Forum: Container Vessels 27th November 2012, 01:18
Replies: 25
Views: 13,514
Posted By yorkshiregeordie
It seems that there is a bit of a mix up here. ...

It seems that there is a bit of a mix up here.
The Cast Beaver became that ship after conversion to a Con Bulker in drydock at Antwerp. Prior to that she was a B&W Standard bulker and was named...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 26th October 2012, 00:41
Replies: 7
Views: 1,854
Posted By yorkshiregeordie
Brown corduroy trousers was the order of the day...

Brown corduroy trousers was the order of the day on that helicopter.
Half a crown - sixpence doesn't get a look in.
Very well done to the pilots for saving the blokes in the aft cabin.
Forum: Fishing Vessels 17th October 2012, 23:49
Replies: 7
Views: 2,797
Posted By yorkshiregeordie
Just in case you may be interested as to further...

Just in case you may be interested as to further info:- in 1936 the Registration BK102 was given to a 27ft Northumbrian Coble built in '36 by Harrisons of Amble and given the name of 'Treasure'....
Forum: Histories 19th August 2012, 00:49
Replies: 11
Views: 6,008
Posted By yorkshiregeordie
Just to clarify, according to my UK TV Timetable,...

Just to clarify, according to my UK TV Timetable, this is on the 'Yesterday' Channel at 9pm on Sunday 19th August. (Today)
Sky 537. Virgin 203. Freeview Ch. 12
Cheers
John
Forum: Model Ships 18th August 2012, 00:43
Replies: 9
Views: 1,740
Posted By yorkshiregeordie
This sounds most interesting. I am not sure...

This sounds most interesting. I am not sure whether to whet my appetite on Part 1, or wait for the full article.
Perhaps Part 1 first may stop me salivating on my keyboard !!!!
I just love the...
Forum: Wrecks 25th April 2012, 00:38
Replies: 34
Views: 11,715
Posted By yorkshiregeordie
I'm not totally sure as my memory is a bit rusty...

I'm not totally sure as my memory is a bit rusty but I think I sent AR .- .-. to call up and they answered with a T - to acknowledge that they had seen us and which I believe meant 'Transmit' or...
Forum: Wrecks 24th April 2012, 01:44
Replies: 34
Views: 11,715
Posted By yorkshiregeordie
Hello there. As a Deck Apprentice starting in...

Hello there.
As a Deck Apprentice starting in 1959 I was encouraged to call up any ship, either overtaking or meeting. This was to practice our Morse by lamp as it was needed in the Second Mates...
Forum: Fishing Vessels 17th December 2011, 15:32
Replies: 11
Views: 6,765
Posted By yorkshiregeordie
Hello Slick, I was just trawling through these...

Hello Slick, I was just trawling through these posts when I came across yours.
I too started at the Boulevard in September 1956 and stayed in digs in River Grove, Gypsyville (Just off Askew Avenue)....
Forum: Nautical Colleges 15th December 2011, 21:42
Replies: 98
Views: 43,129
Posted By yorkshiregeordie
Could that be the Chris Clarke I last saw what...

Could that be the Chris Clarke I last saw what seems like 100 years ago in Ripon?
If so, hello, must catch up on all those missing years.
John Needham - Ex Ripon- Ex Boulevard 1956 - 1959. Still...
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