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Old 3rd August 2012, 09:37
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fyffes early 1970's

Hi is there anybody out there who sailed on the M and T class fyffes ships in the mid 1970's ?

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many thanks Derek.
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Percy,

Welcome to the site. Have a look at some of the threads on the Elders & Fyffes pages here

https://www.shipsnostalgia.com/forumdisplay.php?f=263
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Hi is there anybody out there who sailed on the M and T class fyffes ships in the mid 1970's ?

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Percy, One trip (first "in charge") on Tilapa 1972. David V
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Hi is there anybody out there who sailed on the M and T class fyffes ships in the mid 1970's ?

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I sailed on Manzanares and Musa as Ch/Eng. in 1978/79
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Greetings Derek and welcome to SN. Bon voyage.
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fyffes m/t boats 70's

sailed on morant,musu,both maiden voyges,magdelana,telde,turrialba, as cat/off.eddie king.
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My late friend and cabin mate Stuart Hunter was on Turrialba 21 7 72 to 14 2 73 on deck.
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sailed on Magdalena, Matina and Manzannares 1975-1976
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sailed on Magdalena, Matina and Manzannares 1975-1976
i was on magdelana from 75 till january 76 as chief stwd.
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Old 11th March 2015, 12:37
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Magdalena '75

I was an engineer cadet on the Magdalena from about Aug '75 till Oct'75. It was my first trip at sea and a short one because of personal reasons. Joined in Millbay Dock, Plymouth and left at Southampton. C/E Parry is the only name I can recall. Then joined the Matina Dec in Naples.
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