Ships Nostalgia - Search Results
15:31

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 500
Search took 0.21 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Stephen J. Card
Forum: P & O 10th August 2019, 11:03
Replies: 34
Views: 1,533
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Thanks John, Yes, I know Trickett's work. ...

Thanks John,

Yes, I know Trickett's work. When you talk to him you should introduce him to Ships Nostalgia.

Stephen
Forum: P & O 10th August 2019, 10:56
Replies: 34
Views: 1,533
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Thanks John, Yes, I know Trickett's work. ...

Thanks John,

Yes, I know Trickett's work. When you talk to him you should introduce him to Ships Nostalgia.

Stephen
Forum: P & O 10th August 2019, 10:51
Replies: 34
Views: 1,533
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Thanks. Yes, they looked better 'as built'. ...

Thanks. Yes, they looked better 'as built'. Prefer original livery as well. Blue, no matter what shade, is a poor colour for ship's hulls and funnels. Blue does not stand out against the...
Forum: P & O 9th August 2019, 01:05
Replies: 34
Views: 1,533
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Draft or draught?

Draft or draught?
Forum: Say Hello 7th August 2019, 09:22
Replies: 1
Views: 132
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Welcome on board! Stephen

Welcome on board!

Stephen
Forum: Passenger Liners 6th August 2019, 17:11
Replies: 10
Views: 2,258
Posted By Stephen J. Card
VODKA ON THE ROCKS - Bermuda September 1973 ...

VODKA ON THE ROCKS - Bermuda September 1973



ST. GEORGE'S, Bermuda, Sept, 5—Crew members were examining their Soviet passenger ship today for possible damage incurred while the liner was...
Forum: P & O 5th August 2019, 09:24
Replies: 34
Views: 1,533
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Laurie, Thanks. Found your photos on FB. ...

Laurie,

Thanks. Found your photos on FB. Good shots.

Why the heck did you go to tankers after Hains? Sorry about your injury on BEECHWOOD.

Stephen
Forum: P & O 5th August 2019, 01:22
Replies: 34
Views: 1,533
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Laurie, Here is the correct BEECHWOOD (4)...

Laurie,

Here is the correct BEECHWOOD (4) lying alongside VIVIEN LOUISE (J&J Denholm) on the Fal. Possibly 1964 or earlier.

Stephen
Forum: P & O 5th August 2019, 01:15
Replies: 34
Views: 1,533
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Laurie, Apologies. Found another BEECHWOOD...

Laurie,

Apologies. Found another BEECHWOOD (4). Tanker. Left Jacobs about 1967 and the former BISHOPSGATE became BEECHWOOD (5).

Found photos of BEECHWOOD (3) and No. (5) but no...
Forum: P & O 5th August 2019, 00:57
Replies: 34
Views: 1,533
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Laurie, BEECHWOOD was a tanker or an ore...

Laurie,

BEECHWOOD was a tanker or an ore carrier?


I have a BEECHWOOD that was formerly Silver Line's BISHOPSGATE, sold to Greeks in 1975... she was an ore carrier.


Stephen
Forum: P & O 5th August 2019, 00:50
Replies: 34
Views: 1,533
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Hi Laurie, Two of the photos above show the...

Hi Laurie,

Two of the photos above show the TRECARRELL with the raised Foc's'le and the ships shows in the original Hain livery so the alteration must have been done before the Hain-Nourse ...
Forum: Ship Research 4th August 2019, 18:47
Replies: 9
Views: 599
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Here is an interesting engraving of a Hull ...

Here is an interesting engraving of a Hull whaler. Note the oar is on the starboard side. Very old. Probably the artist used the same as a lifeboat would have done.

Also two photos taken...
Forum: Ship Research 4th August 2019, 16:26
Replies: 9
Views: 599
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Likewise BACKBOARD... 'Port' became as the...

Likewise BACKBOARD... 'Port' became as the standard side for the side your ship berths alongside.

Went to had Viking ships and lots of models to be seen, with the steering board on the ...
Forum: Ship Research 4th August 2019, 15:30
Replies: 9
Views: 599
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Barrie, I agree. The loggerheard… (and I'm ...

Barrie,

I agree. The loggerheard… (and I'm sure the name was quite different from two centuries ago), For most people, right handed, it make perfect sense and even for steering as well. ...
Forum: P & O 4th August 2019, 11:59
Replies: 34
Views: 1,533
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Quite right. A good painting is perfect ...

Quite right. A good painting is perfect personal gift.... especially if it a ship!

Who is your artist? Can you show one of his works? Thanks. Probably one the best collections of marine...
Forum: P & O 4th August 2019, 11:24
Replies: 34
Views: 1,533
Posted By Stephen J. Card
John, A bit more information. Here are...

John,

A bit more information.

Here are a few photos of the ships with raised fo'c'sle and definitely before 1965... on photo of TREMEDOW showing as early as 1963.

One colour photo of...
Forum: P & O 4th August 2019, 10:23
Replies: 34
Views: 1,533
Posted By Stephen J. Card
The Hain and Nourse companies were 'established'...

The Hain and Nourse companies were 'established' in 1964 under P&O and the company was renamed Hain-Nourse in 1965. I would think the ships would be repainted quite quickly. If he joined in...
Forum: P & O 4th August 2019, 10:16
Replies: 34
Views: 1,533
Posted By Stephen J. Card
John, As built the ship were flushed deck...

John,

As built the ship were flushed deck vessels. Open railings along the main deck with solid bulwarks around the foredeck. (see on the trials photo). At some point, the ships were given...
Forum: P & O 4th August 2019, 10:08
Replies: 34
Views: 1,533
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Thanks Laurie, For the purpose of a...

Thanks Laurie,

For the purpose of a painting... the air con would not matter. :-)

The first pair, 1952 and 1954 have a GRT of 5,608 and 5,605. The later from the late 50s were all in the...
Forum: P & O 3rd August 2019, 12:50
Replies: 34
Views: 1,533
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Corrections: TREVALOUR, TRECARREL, TREMEADOW...

Corrections:

TREVALOUR, TRECARREL, TREMEADOW & TREMORVAH were sisters. TREWIDDEN was not. Add one extra. TRECARNE.

Got lost with the photos. The ship were rebuilt at some point and given...
Forum: P & O 3rd August 2019, 12:15
Replies: 34
Views: 1,533
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Dave, Thanks. I see three colours on the...

Dave,

Thanks. I see three colours on the hull of KOHINUR as 'deep blue', faded blue' and 'red lead'!!! :-)

Comparing to SRATH boats of P&O.... I don't the funnel blue is the same as HN...
Forum: P & O 3rd August 2019, 07:32
Replies: 34
Views: 1,533
Posted By Stephen J. Card
TREVAYLOR Here are two photos of the vessel....

TREVAYLOR

Here are two photos of the vessel. One shows with the plain blue funnel and the other photo shows with the HN on the funnel.

Would be safe to say the HN logo was used on the...
Forum: P & O 3rd August 2019, 07:15
Replies: 34
Views: 1,533
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Here are a few photos showing TREVAYLOR is the...

Here are a few photos showing TREVAYLOR is the HN livery.

I think the grey hull was used on one of the bulkers... ignore this for TREVAYLOR.

Yes, the funnel had the combined letters HN ...
Forum: P & O 3rd August 2019, 06:52
Replies: 34
Views: 1,533
Posted By Stephen J. Card
John, I believe the livery changed at some...

John,

I believe the livery changed at some point. I remember the blue funnel and the white combined letter as 'HN' and the hull was a dark grey. Can you wait for a day or so? I'll...
Forum: Say Hello 2nd August 2019, 12:35
Replies: 3
Views: 243
Posted By Stephen J. Card
Welcome David! Look forward to you ...

Welcome David!

Look forward to you exhibiting at the SN Gallery.

ASMA?

Best,

Stephen
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 


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.