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Search: Posts Made By: granty
Forum: Dredgers Yesterday, 15:31
Replies: 10
Views: 3,625
Posted By granty
Hi Captain Owen her 1st Master I believe they...

Hi
Captain Owen her 1st Master I believe they called Grandfather Owen
Granty
Forum: Wrecks 10th May 2020, 18:10
Replies: 12
Views: 1,216
Posted By granty
Hi He was Peter Grant and came from Shoreham...

Hi
He was Peter Grant and came from Shoreham Sussex
He passed away in 2014
He was also in the Donegal,Australind and Limerick
Cheers
Roger
Forum: Wrecks 10th May 2020, 16:39
Replies: 12
Views: 1,216
Posted By granty
Hi It’s good to see a photo of the Ajana my...

Hi
It’s good to see a photo of the Ajana my brother served his time on her 04.56
To 05.60 and my Father took me to visit him in the Millwall Docks
Cheers
Granty
Forum: The Radio Room 27th March 2020, 20:27
Replies: 382
Views: 111,989
Posted By granty
Hi I spent about 18 months on the coast 68 69 an...

Hi I spent about 18 months on the coast 68 69 an I remember the Dock tavern
Goole and the Bodega And the Port Bar Cork and the Bear in Swansea there where a couple of Pubs outside the Bute street...
Forum: The Radio Room 23rd January 2020, 19:26
Replies: 53
Views: 6,099
Posted By granty
Hi When I was in a couple of Coasters in the...

Hi
When I was in a couple of Coasters in the late 60s we had a Telly it was connected to a converter something to do with AC DC electrics we had to pay 5 Bob a week for it that was 4 ABs Cook the...
Forum: Coasters 23rd January 2020, 11:58
Replies: 23
Views: 5,611
Posted By granty
Hi I was in the Winchesterbrook Autumn 68 Capt...

Hi
I was in the Winchesterbrook Autumn 68 Capt Moyes and summer of 69 the Warwickbrook Capt Mullaney Capt Mcvicker both very good Ships
Granty
Forum: RNLI 19th December 2019, 15:03
Replies: 1
Views: 408
Posted By granty
Yes R.I.P. Granty

Yes
R.I.P.
Granty
Forum: Coasters 18th October 2019, 09:44
Replies: 6
Views: 1,571
Posted By granty
Lucky you

Lucky you
Forum: Coasters 18th October 2019, 06:45
Replies: 6
Views: 1,571
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, 16:22
Replies: 63
Views: 14,139
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, 16:53
Replies: 23
Views: 5,051
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, 11:24
Replies: 40
Views: 7,861
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, 17:36
Replies: 35
Views: 7,040
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, 17:21
Replies: 261
Views: 104,826
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, 17:37
Replies: 4
Views: 1,357
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, 14:21
Replies: 387
Views: 110,329
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, 07:37
Replies: 387
Views: 110,329
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, 06:50
Replies: 32
Views: 12,452
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, 19:48
Replies: 16
Views: 2,903
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, 15:04
Replies: 8
Views: 542
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, 13:52
Replies: 21
Views: 7,266
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, 18:34
Replies: 7
Views: 4,438
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, 07:26
Replies: 25
Views: 7,403
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, 17:52
Replies: 2
Views: 1,289
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, 13:24
Replies: 33
Views: 6,560
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...
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