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Search: Posts Made By: averheijden
Forum: The Engine Room 27th December 2018, 16:43
Replies: 82
Views: 20,899
Posted By averheijden
L.S, I HAVE REMOVED ABOVE VIDEO AND MADE A...

L.S,

I HAVE REMOVED ABOVE VIDEO AND MADE A NEW ONE FROM ENGINE ROOM PICTURES AND A SMALL VIDEO RECEIVED FROM THE TECHNICAL DEPARTMENT OF THE “ABAN ICE”

(for a greater movie push on the small...
Forum: The Engine Room 6th December 2018, 16:41
Replies: 67
Views: 15,696
Posted By averheijden
[QUOTE=Tim Gibbs;2957353] I shouldn't started...

[QUOTE=Tim Gibbs;2957353]
I shouldn't started this as I've just remembered another 75LB6 story!
The City of Newcastle had had a cracked centre bearing pocket for a number of years. It has a...
Forum: The Engine Room 6th December 2018, 13:55
Replies: 67
Views: 15,696
Posted By averheijden
Tim, Interesting story Crankshafts were...

Tim,

Interesting story
Crankshafts were the problems with Doxford Engines, if the engine had 6 cylinders.
So far as I know, no problems with 3 cylinders.

Btw, never heard of broken...
Forum: Ship Research 1st December 2018, 19:21
Replies: 24
Views: 4,188
Posted By averheijden
L.S. No remarks from Engineers on this...

L.S.

No remarks from Engineers on this WESTMEATH story, up till now?

Alfons
Forum: The Engine Room 30th November 2018, 10:33
Replies: 82
Views: 20,899
Posted By averheijden
L.S. The real LAST DOXFORD which is still in...

L.S.

The real LAST DOXFORD which is still in service after almost 60 years is the Drill Ship "ABAN ICE, operating in the Arabian Sea.

This ship is the Ex"JEAN SCHNEIDER , built in France in...
Forum: Bank Line 11th February 2018, 17:08
Replies: 21
Views: 7,254
Posted By averheijden
J-type Doxford from a Bankliner Larchbank or...

J-type Doxford from a Bankliner

Larchbank or Clydebank?

https://m.youtube.com/watch?t=3s&v=cfjOdB7FP4o
Forum: Ship Research 20th January 2018, 15:47
Replies: 24
Views: 4,188
Posted By averheijden
#7...

#7 (https://www.shipsnostalgia.com/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=7) Hungry Goose Line
Forum: Ship Research 8th July 2017, 13:03
Replies: 37
Views: 11,316
Posted By averheijden
Hi D.J.C. You conclusion must be a mistake...

Hi D.J.C.

You conclusion must be a mistake in my opinion
For the Kaipaki see my message from 8 September 2014 as #21 (https://www.shipsnostalgia.com/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=21)
...
Forum: Ship Research 25th June 2017, 20:12
Replies: 24
Views: 4,188
Posted By averheijden
Mv Westmeath

Mv Westmeath
Forum: Ship Research 26th May 2017, 20:14
Replies: 24
Views: 4,188
Posted By averheijden
L.S. Some days ago I got bad news from an...

L.S.

Some days ago I got bad news from an engineer friend in Australia;
Ones he served on the mv WESTMEATH
His story you can read above

A man who deserves a statue

He started his see...
Forum: Ship Research 9th May 2017, 18:29
Replies: 24
Views: 4,188
Posted By averheijden
Reaction : Alfons, I also think that an...

Reaction :
Alfons,
I also think that an engineer of your era with all the modern technology resulting from WW2 and beyond to assist you with the running of machinery would have trouble in...
Forum: Ship Research 3rd March 2017, 12:45
Replies: 24
Views: 4,188
Posted By averheijden
Some more information on th mv WESTMEATH And...

Some more information on th mv WESTMEATH

And the meaning of NHP
Forum: Ship Research 2nd November 2016, 15:10
Replies: 32
Views: 8,488
Posted By averheijden
Single Ship Report for "5029427" ...

Single Ship Report for "5029427"
IDNo: 5029427 Year: 1956
Name: KNOB LAKE Keel:
Type: Ore carrier Launch Date: 27.2.56
Flag: GBR Date of completion: 6.56
Tons: 12721 Link: 1525
DWT: 19945 Yard...
Forum: Ship Research 1st November 2016, 21:29
Replies: 32
Views: 8,488
Posted By averheijden
More info concerning Mv TRITONICA: Single...

More info concerning Mv TRITONICA:

Single Ship Report for "5368902"
IDNo: 5368902 Year: 1956
Name: TRITONICA Keel:
Type: Bulk carrier Launch Date: 24.5.56
Flag: GBR Date of completion: 10.56...
Forum: Bank Line 29th September 2016, 12:29
Replies: 21
Views: 7,254
Posted By averheijden
Keith, This old van Ommeren C/E ( close to...

Keith,

This old van Ommeren C/E ( close to 84), sailed about that time with the same cargo, but not for Dammam, but for Latakia in SyriŽ.
I made 2 trips from Houston to Latakia, the last one in...
Forum: Bank Line 28th September 2016, 16:49
Replies: 21
Views: 7,254
Posted By averheijden
#15 Ted Mitchell in the Larchbank engine room,...

#15
Ted Mitchell in the Larchbank engine room, in a 1972 image,
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 25th September 2016, 17:43
Replies: 24
Views: 4,551
Posted By averheijden
On one of the attachments is written: (as Regent...

On one of the attachments is written: (as Regent Eagle)

Engine : 8 cylinder DOXFORD
That must be a mistake, on the Manoeuvring stand (#5) you will see 6 Exhaust Thermometers

Regards
Alfons
...
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 25th September 2016, 08:08
Replies: 24
Views: 4,551
Posted By averheijden
If so: 1) Particulars according the MIRAMAR...

If so:
1) Particulars according the MIRAMAR SHIPPING INDEX

2)With Tabulated list of Registered Ownership

Regards
Alfons
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 24th September 2016, 17:24
Replies: 24
Views: 4,551
Posted By averheijden
David Rowan, DOXFORD ENGINES

David Rowan, DOXFORD ENGINES
Forum: Bank Line 14th September 2016, 15:49
Replies: 21
Views: 7,254
Posted By averheijden
mv LARCHBANK (again) Here you find some more...

mv LARCHBANK (again)

Here you find some more information

from this Page:

http://www.searlecanada.org/sunderland/sunderland055.html
Forum: Bank Line 14th September 2016, 10:00
Replies: 21
Views: 7,254
Posted By averheijden
Particulars mv LARCHBANK

Particulars mv LARCHBANK
Forum: Bank Line 14th September 2016, 09:31
Replies: 21
Views: 7,254
Posted By averheijden
Mv LARCHBANK 1961 Note: * Original...

Mv LARCHBANK 1961

Note:
* Original SUNDERLAND DOXFORD
* 1961: LARCHBANK, LINDENBANK and WEIRBANK (Copra Ship's)
* 4 Cylinder Doxford, Exhaust gas Temperatures looks all similar
* Critical area...
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 26th July 2016, 11:35
Replies: 601
Views: 208,895
Posted By averheijden
Particulars, ms Silverbeck (2) 147050

Particulars, ms Silverbeck (2)

147050
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 26th July 2016, 11:29
Replies: 601
Views: 208,895
Posted By averheijden
Particulars, ms Silverbeck 147042

Particulars, ms Silverbeck

147042
Forum: The Engine Room 12th July 2016, 08:41
Replies: 137
Views: 42,950
Posted By averheijden
Thanks Bill, but this one, I knew already I...

Thanks Bill, but this one, I knew already

I got a very interesting one from A.D. Frost, for which I was looking for years

As you wrote I am always interested in stuff like that

Regards...
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