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Old 10th September 2017, 20:23
davemoore davemoore is offline
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Did a 7month trip on the Lynton Aug 59 toMarch 60 sailed from Hartlepool paid off Manchester after a good trip,although not the best reader had a great crew,part of voyage was from Rio Grand Del Sol to Yokohama ,Japan ,was a bloody long time at sea I understand it was about 60 days .the cook was a Goodun but ended up almost starved .The drinking was the colour of beer but didn't taste like it.ive read on this site about all the other Chatty Chapman trampers ,but nobody seems to have sailed on lovEd to here of anyone who did The captain was called Towler ,the chief steward was Ernie Hone.
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