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  1. British Seafarer

    British Seafarer

    A closer view of the British Seafarer. Built in 1951 by R & W Hawthorn Leslie & Co she was 11,220 gr tons and a real looker. Is it significant that the figurehead at the RNR establishment has turned her back on the river?
  2. British Seafarer

    British Seafarer

    BP Tanker Co Ltd Origin Unknown
  3. British Seafarer

    British Seafarer

    BP Tanker Co Ltd Built 1951 Gross Tons 11220 Dwt Tons 16200 Origin Unknown
  4. Busy trip continued!

    Busy trip continued!

    Second half of my time aboard the British Seafarer.
  5. A busy trip

    A busy trip

    Copy of a page from my old Work Book showing the first 3 months on the British Seafarer running UK - NW Europe. Plenty of ports and work, luckily we carried an extra 2nd Mate and a couple of Apprentices. Apologies for the poor quality.
  6. British Seafarer

    British Seafarer

    I think the photo was taken in Frederikshaven in spring 69. Great ship and happy crowd, had to be on UK-NW Europe runs.
  7. British Seafarer

    British Seafarer

    Discharging somewhere in Denmark late spring/early summer 1969. One of BP's earlier 16's built, I think, by Swan Hunter in 1951. Great ship, spent 6 months as 3rd Mate running UK-NW Europe coast with extra 2nd Mate to ease the work load. Did a lot of trips in and out of the Isle of Grain where we we
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