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Old 3rd April 2006, 19:47
DURANGO DURANGO is offline  
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Originally Posted by James MacDonald
I sailed 2 trips on the Andania in the winter North Atlantic Dec 66 to Feb 67
No one knew if it was New Year or New York as this was the days before containers.Lookout wing of the bridge (temp -20 ) & hand steering.Just as well wee had a wee dram to keep warm.
hello james how you doing mate i was on the ANDANIA same time joined her in vic dock 13 dec 66 it blew a hooolie all the way across to the states all the best mate i was a.b. on her was there a fella by the name of brian blower on her that trip you might remember me as the fella who built ships in bottles ,still at it be lucky mate
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