Second mate on the Eastbank taking part in one of the many recreational activities on a Bank boat. The Eastbank had an extensive library, superb radio facilities, well stocked bar, air conditioning and iced water.
And pigs flew around us all the time.
Settee in the app's. two berth cabin for those w
Two engineers from the Eastbank at Mount Lavinia in Ceylon in 1953 purporting to be gentlemen.
Yes, I know, its a difficult concept to grasp but in this day of equal opportunities........
By the way, if obesity is partly based on genes, where were they hiding at this time?
Gordon Bruce, app., scraping and preparing the starboard bridge wing varnished front and photographed by me on the port stage c. '53
Who was the nutter who designed a wooden fronted varnished bridge wing on a ship? They took days to scrape, sand and varnish and days to see them go grey again.