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Search: Posts Made By: John Hewett
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 5th December 2018, 17:54
Replies: 101
Views: 53,686
Posted By John Hewett
Hi Nigel. Have met Steve Wrightson's son in...

Hi Nigel. Have met Steve Wrightson's son in recent years whilst I was lecturing at South Tyneside College. Syas Keith is working on offshore suppy/anchor handling.
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 5th December 2018, 17:51
Replies: 101
Views: 53,686
Posted By John Hewett
I remember Jimmy Young when I was apprentice on...

I remember Jimmy Young when I was apprentice on the Photinia in 1975/6. He said that Stag Line expected me to move on to greater things. I never did. Just stayed on till the end.
Forum: Say Hello 26th July 2017, 17:04
Replies: 43
Views: 6,034
Posted By John Hewett
Hi Richard I will eventually post all my Stag...

Hi Richard
I will eventually post all my Stag Line photos on Members Faces over a period of time. No doubt there will be people whose name I can't remember but this will invite help from others who...
Forum: Say Hello 26th July 2017, 16:40
Replies: 43
Views: 6,034
Posted By John Hewett
Just heard today that Dave "Boy" Green had passed...

Just heard today that Dave "Boy" Green had passed away.
Forum: Ship Research 26th July 2017, 13:19
Replies: 88
Views: 28,383
Posted By John Hewett
Hi all ex Stag Liners. In trawling through some...

Hi all ex Stag Liners.
In trawling through some old seafaring photos I didn't want to be the only one to be able to see them so I have started posting them in the Gallery section under Members...
Forum: Say Hello 26th July 2017, 13:06
Replies: 43
Views: 6,034
Posted By John Hewett
In reply to earlier posts regarding Photinia I...

In reply to earlier posts regarding Photinia I have put 6 photos on Members Faces in the gallery. More to come as we're only allowed 6 per day.
PS I've received an e-mail from Martin Macray who I...
Forum: Say Hello 26th July 2017, 10:32
Replies: 43
Views: 6,034
Posted By John Hewett
Photos

Hi oceantramp

I've been hunting around the website and cannot find Members faces.
Help please!
Forum: Say Hello 25th July 2017, 19:44
Replies: 43
Views: 6,034
Posted By John Hewett
Archived Stag Line photos

I have a whole heap of photos taken on Stag Line ships throughout the 70s and 80s. They feature Photinia in NZ (1977), Zinnia (1979), Ixia (1980), and (not Stag Line) - Besseggen and Sir John Fisher....
Forum: Say Hello 28th October 2013, 15:01
Replies: 43
Views: 6,034
Posted By John Hewett
I would like to have been at the Stag Line...

I would like to have been at the Stag Line reunion held at 1 Howard Street some years ago but I only found out on the day after the event when I was asked "Where were you last night?". Needless to...
Forum: Say Hello 28th October 2013, 14:58
Replies: 43
Views: 6,034
Posted By John Hewett
Just found out a couple of weeks ago that Steve...

Just found out a couple of weeks ago that Steve Andrucci had passed away. I had a long conversation with his brother who lives in Shilbottle.
Also, I found out third hand that Hughie selkirk had...
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 17th November 2009, 12:40
Replies: 101
Views: 53,686
Posted By John Hewett
Ken - did you visit Photinia when she was in...

Ken - did you visit Photinia when she was in Wellington in 1977? I was extra 2nd Mate on her at the time (along with Jim Sams (R/O), Hughie Selkirk (Master), Eddie lamb (Mate), Brian Hildred (2nd...
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 17th November 2009, 12:36
Replies: 101
Views: 53,686
Posted By John Hewett
I sailed with Jimmy Young on the Gloxinia and...

I sailed with Jimmy Young on the Gloxinia and Photinia in the 1970s. I remember that he was a professional 2nd Mate.

John Hewett
Forum: Ship Research 30th October 2009, 16:40
Replies: 88
Views: 28,383
Posted By John Hewett
I joined Stag Line as cadet in 1972 and my first...

I joined Stag Line as cadet in 1972 and my first ship was Gloxinia which I joined in Aviles to carry a cargo of fluorspar to Montreal and grain back from Great lakes to Glasgow. Joined with Willie...
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 1st February 2006, 15:11
Replies: 101
Views: 53,686
Posted By John Hewett
I joined Stag Line in 1972 as a navigating cadet...

I joined Stag Line in 1972 as a navigating cadet until transferred to Huntings and James Fishers (takeovers) and eventually made redundant in 1983.
Ships sailed on were Gloxinia, Ixia, Zinnia,...
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