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Search: Posts Made By: nhp651
Forum: Ferries 3rd October 2019, 10:11
Replies: 59
Views: 20,096
Posted By nhp651
hi Alan i only ever met his dad once and can't...

hi Alan i only ever met his dad once and can't remember his Christian name, but the surname is MILLS, they lived, and his son still lives in Slyne with Hest near Lancaster.......his son is called...
Forum: Ferries 2nd October 2019, 23:20
Replies: 59
Views: 20,096
Posted By nhp651
painted by a good friend of mine for his father...

painted by a good friend of mine for his father some good number of years ago...…………..Duke of Lancaster on her acceptance trials.

his father was one of her captains whilst on the Heysham to...
Forum: RNLI 24th February 2019, 17:43
Replies: 4
Views: 977
Posted By nhp651
a sad day....beautiful boats with an engine...

a sad day....beautiful boats with an engine sound that surpasses all others.i shed a few tears when our own boat sailed down the channel from Fleetwood 3 years ago.
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 20th December 2018, 23:18
Replies: 41
Views: 4,250
Posted By nhp651
neither do I, and being a child of the times and...

neither do I, and being a child of the times and Caroline being our "LOCAL" RADIO STATION FROM INCEPTION TO DEMISE IN 1967, I NEVER ONCE HEARED REPUBLICAN SONGS BEING PLAYED ON CAROLINE NORTH JUST 48...
Forum: Model Ships 27th October 2018, 00:02
Replies: 2
Views: 921
Posted By nhp651
she's turned turtle and capsized.

she's turned turtle and capsized.
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 22nd April 2018, 21:02
Replies: 2
Views: 699
Posted By nhp651
an amazing man with a heart of gold who would do...

an amazing man with a heart of gold who would do anything for anyone if within his power..........all one could wish for in an epitaph.....a tops guy.
Forum: RNLI 9th April 2018, 22:25
Replies: 27
Views: 5,417
Posted By nhp651
sadly, her cadetship, yes.........her dreams,...

sadly, her cadetship, yes.........her dreams, no.........PM SENT.:@
Forum: RNLI 4th April 2018, 23:06
Replies: 27
Views: 5,417
Posted By nhp651
legal nautical legislation.............my...

legal nautical legislation.............my daughter until recently studying to become a deck officer told me as such when the ship she was on received a mayday in the Pacific. when I asked her did...
Forum: RNLI 30th March 2018, 00:23
Replies: 16
Views: 7,139
Posted By nhp651
I will tell you a story now, which is the truth...

I will tell you a story now, which is the truth and may god strike me dead if I tell a lie,......about 10 years or so ago, whilst on our annual holiday to Largs I phoned and spoke to the curator of...
Forum: Model Ships 29th March 2018, 23:39
Replies: 14
Views: 3,747
Posted By nhp651
thank you Stephen..........the only scale I can...

thank you Stephen..........the only scale I can work in these days is 1;12 scale, as anything smaller I cannot manage because of my arthritics.............did you ever get your model tug build for...
Forum: Model Ships 29th March 2018, 17:31
Replies: 14
Views: 3,747
Posted By nhp651
this is what I strive for and as perfect as I can...

this is what I strive for and as perfect as I can get to the original.
Forum: Model Ships 29th March 2018, 17:28
Replies: 14
Views: 3,747
Posted By nhp651
sadly most model makers I know including myself...

sadly most model makers I know including myself build and strive to be as perfect a reflection on the actual ship as we can get..............and no one I know would "knock up" a boat to a price just...
Forum: Model Ships 14th March 2018, 21:27
Replies: 14
Views: 3,747
Posted By nhp651
problem is erimus, people who want a commission...

problem is erimus, people who want a commission building, think you can knock one up in a few weeks and charge a couple of hundred quid.
the last time I built a commission was 10 years ago and...
Forum: RNLI 24th December 2017, 00:23
Replies: 23
Views: 7,913
Posted By nhp651
they saved my life from drowning 58 years ago...

they saved my life from drowning 58 years ago this past June..................they are heroes one and all, and shall never be forgotten.
Forum: Ship Research 21st August 2017, 19:39
Replies: 2
Views: 299
Posted By nhp651
you are a star sir..........I and my dear old ...

you are a star sir..........I and my dear old friend will be for ever in your debt....

many thanks.

neil.
Forum: Ship Research 21st August 2017, 00:00
Replies: 2
Views: 299
Posted By nhp651
S s aidan

I am looking for any information on the above cargo steamer. a beautiful old friend of mine is looking into the history of her grand dad and the ships he served on. one of those was the steam ship...
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 17th August 2017, 16:32
Replies: 21
Views: 1,048
Posted By nhp651
didn't realise that he had been diagnosed with...

didn't realise that he had been diagnosed with Alzheimer's nearly 7 years ago.............a thoroughly disgusting and degrading disease, that I know from personal heartache.

Bless you Glen, and...
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 16th June 2017, 19:12
Replies: 10
Views: 745
Posted By nhp651
if you are going to listen to Jessica,...

if you are going to listen to Jessica, lads........listen to the full stage version.........epic.............and put it on loud.........

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_W25lPno3FE
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 16th May 2017, 18:11
Replies: 24
Views: 1,693
Posted By nhp651
I Can't believe that this worthless piece of S...

I Can't believe that this worthless piece of S H ONE T even warrants a discussion about.
Forum: Model Ships 7th May 2017, 04:59
Replies: 1
Views: 556
Posted By nhp651
might hopefully have the Jupiter ready for this...

might hopefully have the Jupiter ready for this july, Andrew, so hopefully even though diesel powered, she'll fit in with the group of beauties there in the video.
Forum: Model Ships 2nd April 2017, 18:14
Replies: 2
Views: 904
Posted By nhp651
maybe next year with Jupiter,...

maybe next year with Jupiter, Andrew.........going to get cracking on her this week.
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 11th March 2017, 21:13
Replies: 15
Views: 1,097
Posted By nhp651
Do you really think he would have wanted to...

Do you really think he would have wanted to mingle with those tossers who are lords and sirs, such as bob geldhof.........I think not.

He was happy the way he was..........a wonderful sportsman,...
Forum: Model Ships 7th February 2017, 01:08
Replies: 9
Views: 2,065
Posted By nhp651
ahh, now that is a problem, herky..........my...

ahh, now that is a problem, herky..........my daughter is somewhat untidy to say the least, and it is in her bedroom somewhere.........

saying that her bedroom is like a black hole, a collapsed...
Forum: Model Ships 2nd February 2017, 23:58
Replies: 9
Views: 2,065
Posted By nhp651
yes there is a card model of her.......I have...

yes there is a card model of her.......I have one, or should I say ,my daughter has one that I bought for her one Christmas, but have not made it yet,

However if you are looking for a larger scale...
Forum: Nautical Colleges 20th January 2017, 10:51
Replies: 107
Views: 30,778
Posted By nhp651
RIP Mike Thomason.

I have just found out that he was an ex Chief Mate, and had studied at Fleetwood many years ago.

his funeral is today, but whether at Fleetwood or not, no other information was supplied to the...
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