Hello All - this is my first time posting here. I am hoping you can "steer me" in the right direction.
I am looking for a list of the crew from the US based merchant ship, the Sue Lykes, from June-early Aug. 1954. In particular, I need the list showing crew names when they departed from either...
General Cargo Motor Vessel Indiga, keel laid, Tuesday, 01/09/1964, launched, Wednesday, 14/04/1965, to yard number 231, by Valmet Telakka, Helsinki, Finland, and completed and delivered, Wednesday, 25/08/1965, to Severnoje Morskoje Parochodstvo (SMP), Archangel, [Northern Shipping Company...
A four-masted steel barque built in 1892 by W. Doxford and Sons, Sunderland.
(95,31x14,04x7,82 meters) (3046 GRT / 2851 NRT)
Rigged with royal sails over double top and topgallant sails.
March 1892 Launched for J. Joyce and Co., Liverpool.
Sept. 1900 Foundered on voyage from New York to Yokohama
Manchester in 1922 or earlier. The ship's masts looks to have been shortened, and then there's been erected a thin pole on top of one forward, on which there is a flag hanging at half mast. The red duster aft repeats this. (Or so it looks to me).
I took this pic in 1966 when on an Ore carrier. We had discharged at Irlam and went up the canal to turn around. I remember that the Greek vessel at right had an Alsation dog on the bridge that patroled the bridge as if "on watch" looking over the dodgers regularly. A year or so later I heard...