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Old 17th July 2012, 18:00
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Sad Loss of Another UTC Tug Man

Condolences to Pat, and the family of Johnnie Handley on their sad loss as another top tuggie crosses the bar, I know you will be sadly missed take it easy bud catch you in the anchorage on the other side.
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Old 17th July 2012, 22:00
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Please pass on my condolences, Johnnie was my mate on Statesman and a true friend, who taught me a lot

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Old 17th July 2012, 23:17
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RIP Johnnie. An excellent seaman and a pleasure to sail with
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Old 18th July 2012, 00:21
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RIP Johnnie, A good seaman and shipmate ..Condolences to all the family on your sad loss.
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Old 18th July 2012, 14:30
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John
Please pass on my condolences, Johnnie was my mate on Statesman and a true friend, who taught me a lot

Roddy Jardine
Hi Roddy, hope things are going well with you, hope the retirement is not getting on your nerves (It`s driving me crazy) and I will pass on condolences to all the family, funeral is Monday 23rd 10am.
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Old 18th July 2012, 16:42
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RIP John. A good friend, and a pleasure to sail with.( you were always safe with John ).
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Old 18th July 2012, 21:25
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So sad to hear another Tuggie has crossed the bar
RIP Johnnie Handley. Condolences to the family John
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Old 19th July 2012, 08:55
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condolences to pat and family, great guy, great tugman,great memories as a kid, and later years on statesman, good pal and shipmate of my old man, will be missed by all who knew him, safe anchorage johnny. Dave noble.
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Old 19th July 2012, 10:02
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rip john a great bloke and tugman ,was mate on statesman when i was galley boy he new my old man and looked after me well safe anchorage.steve coates
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Old 19th July 2012, 10:59
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Old 19th July 2012, 11:57
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condolences to all the family on the sad loss of John a great guy to have around always there when you hear Johnny Cash St Quentin remember S
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Old 19th July 2012, 12:03
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condolences to all the family on the sad loss of john a great shipmate and good friend . Remember Johnny Cash ,St Quentin .
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Old 19th July 2012, 12:40
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my condolence to johns wife pat, and his family, from endike school to united towing he was a pleasure to know and sail with. god bless you john. john.n
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Old 21st July 2012, 13:28
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Sorry to hear of your sad loss John.sailed with him for many years .sampathy to pat and family.safely anchored.
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Old 21st July 2012, 13:34
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Sorry to hear the loss of John handley. Sailed together a few times .sadley missed Keith Tasker
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Old 21st July 2012, 19:06
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My sincere condolences to the family. Didnt know John personally and never sailed with him but that is my loss. I certainly knew of him and his reputation.
once again my condolences.
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Old 22nd July 2012, 22:28
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Condolences to family & friends, R.I.P John Handley. Cueball44 (Winny).
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Old 25th July 2012, 21:49
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1971 got made up to deck boy from galley boy, and John was there to teach and guide me. Great 1st mate, and shipmate, a really good bloke. Fond memories. Condolences to Pat and the family. Paul Henson.
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Old 24th October 2012, 16:47
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as a new member i would like to pass my respect to pat and family in there sad loss of john handley was a good friend and great seaman.we sailed in united together. Don wilson.
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