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Search: Posts Made By: granty
Forum: Coasters 18th October 2019, 10:44
Replies: 6
Views: 875
Posted By granty
Lucky you

Lucky you
Forum: Coasters 18th October 2019, 07:45
Replies: 6
Views: 875
Posted By granty
Good morning Majoco I was born in 1946 and...

Good morning Majoco
I was born in 1946 and can’t remember anything about the Canal until I was 10 or so and now 73 no way can I remember anything and I don’t know anyone that is alive that will know...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 2nd October 2019, 17:22
Replies: 44
Views: 6,439
Posted By granty
Great news all the best to all at HW Granty

Great news all the best to all at HW
Granty
Forum: United States Navy 5th September 2019, 17:53
Replies: 19
Views: 1,834
Posted By granty
Hi Some body said a computer is as good as the...

Hi
Some body said a computer is as good as the person operating it
My computer is useless
Granty
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 21st May 2019, 12:24
Replies: 40
Views: 5,028
Posted By granty
Hi Just seen on a Newspaper on line they are...

Hi
Just seen on a Newspaper on line they are sending him back to Scotland to bring the Ship to Portsmouth
Granty
Forum: Elder Dempster 30th April 2019, 18:36
Replies: 35
Views: 4,363
Posted By granty
Hi ex Stevieclarkes We may have been Ships...

Hi ex Stevieclarkes
We may have been Ships passing in the Night I was a Boatman in Shoreham in the 60s I remember in those days the Steyning Lancing Totland Amberly Shoreham Portslade Arundel Borde...
Forum: Colliers 3rd April 2019, 18:21
Replies: 256
Views: 96,804
Posted By granty
Hi Jules We must have seen each other as I was...

Hi Jules
We must have seen each other as I was the Agent in Shoreham and helped with the Discharging I was the old boy with the beard Roger
Granty
Forum: RNLI 18th February 2019, 18:37
Replies: 4
Views: 999
Posted By granty
Hi I was in the Shoreham Tyne the last one...

Hi
I was in the Shoreham Tyne the last one built she was a good Boat to go to Sea in
Granty
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 16th January 2019, 15:21
Replies: 372
Views: 98,119
Posted By granty
Hi I have been informed my message about Frank...

Hi
I have been informed my message about Frank left an idea that it might not read correctly
As said before I remember Frank when he was Master in the small Tankers and mentioned 2 names I put not...
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 16th January 2019, 08:37
Replies: 372
Views: 98,119
Posted By granty
Hi I was a Boatman in Shoreham in the 60s and he...

Hi I was a Boatman in Shoreham in the 60s and he was Master in one of the
Small Tankers Ruddeman or Steersman not sure he was a good Man
RIP
Granty
Forum: Colliers 12th September 2018, 07:50
Replies: 32
Views: 10,650
Posted By granty
Hi Martin Yes I probably was I was in my teens...

Hi Martin
Yes I probably was I was in my teens then and had crew cut and very blond hair
Cheers
Granty
Forum: The Engine Room 19th July 2018, 20:48
Replies: 16
Views: 2,154
Posted By granty
Hi Dover had a Steam Lifeboat in the 20s 30s or...

Hi
Dover had a Steam Lifeboat in the 20s 30s or there about
Granty
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 2nd July 2017, 16:04
Replies: 8
Views: 463
Posted By granty
Hi Varley I'm have lived in Shoreham all my...

Hi Varley
I'm have lived in Shoreham all my life and Im now 71,I have never heard of that mans name or a Doctor Varley and there aren't many people left here that are much older then me
So sorry I...
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 24th June 2017, 14:52
Replies: 21
Views: 6,313
Posted By granty
Hi Burwah My brother Peter Grant was an...

Hi Burwah
My brother Peter Grant was an Apprentice in the Ajana in 56 did 2 trips in that year 03.04.56 to 08.08.56 and 23.08.56 to 27.12.56
Cheers
Granty
Forum: Dredgers 10th February 2017, 19:34
Replies: 7
Views: 2,801
Posted By granty
Hi It's good to see an English company...

Hi
It's good to see an English company investing in new Ships
Granty
Forum: Say Hello 30th June 2016, 08:26
Replies: 25
Views: 6,689
Posted By granty
Hi The Ballydean was the Carrickmore my Father...

Hi
The Ballydean was the Carrickmore my Father joined her as an AB in 1925 in Aberdeen when she was new ran the trials then went and loaded for Belfast
Granty
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 10th June 2016, 18:52
Replies: 2
Views: 1,195
Posted By granty
Hi It is interesting going back years my...

Hi
It is interesting going back years my Grandfather was a Trinity House Pilot in Shoreham 1900 to 1936 apart for 4 years during WW1 1900 when he started the Gas Works at Portslade was in full...
Forum: Coasters 31st May 2016, 14:24
Replies: 33
Views: 5,926
Posted By granty
Hi I was in the Warwickbrook in 69 and the crew...

Hi
I was in the Warwickbrook in 69 and the crew consisted of Master Mate 2nd Mate,Chief Eng 2nd Eng Donkeyman Bosan 3 ABs Cook and the Gallyboy
You were deducted 2 a week old money for your grub 5...
Forum: Say Hello 14th May 2016, 08:12
Replies: 6
Views: 1,042
Posted By granty
Hi Dibblesbutt Capt B Tanner took me to Sea...

Hi Dibblesbutt
Capt B Tanner took me to Sea with him in the Rockstone in 1968.I was a Boatmen in Shorham at the time and went to let him go from Ferry Wharf we always got a cup of tea and he told me...
Forum: Tall ships 16th April 2016, 13:52
Replies: 5
Views: 2,850
Posted By granty
Hi As a young lad I remember the Result coming...

Hi
As a young lad I remember the Result coming into Shoreham with a cargo I must have been in my early teens early 60s
Granty
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 11th April 2016, 19:45
Replies: 14
Views: 1,603
Posted By granty
Well said Granty

Well said
Granty
Forum: Maritime Family History Research 15th January 2016, 19:08
Replies: 7
Views: 2,839
Posted By granty
Hi In the 60s there was a Master in the...

Hi
In the 60s there was a Master in the Charles H Merz ( CEGB ) by the name off
Beattie was this the same Gentleman
Cheers
Granty
Forum: Ship Research 9th September 2015, 20:14
Replies: 37
Views: 11,368
Posted By granty
Hi My brother was in her 08.60 to 02.62 Granty

Hi
My brother was in her 08.60 to 02.62
Granty
Forum: Ship Research 18th August 2015, 19:02
Replies: 37
Views: 11,368
Posted By granty
Hi My brother Peter Grant joined Trinders in 56...

Hi
My brother Peter Grant joined Trinders in 56 and his last trip ended in 64 he was in the Ajana,Donegal,Australind and Limerick
Granty
Forum: Non-Seafaring Obituaries 15th August 2015, 20:52
Replies: 4
Views: 1,093
Posted By granty
Hi He did play a very good part he was comical ...

Hi
He did play a very good part he was comical
R I P
Granty
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