On the Bridge of the Fyffes Reefer MANZANARES, somewhere in transit on the Panama Canal.
Ricky Baird (Marconi R/O) with Dick Atkin (Fyffes Deck Cadet). Both young 21-yo at the time!
(Photo by courtesy of Dick Atkin).
Front L~R: Jimmy Bell (Purser), next to his son.
Middle: with Moustache ~ Keth Finney (3rd Mate)
Back Row L-R: 1. Ships Agent 2. Mrs Hodges (Capts' Wife) 3. Capt. Brian Hodges 4: ???
5. Ricky Baird (R/O ~Marconi)
......Photo courtesy of Dick Atkin.
A seasonal photo. This was taken in the bar on Fyffes Manzanares
Front row L to R
1 -Purser - I think his surname was Bell, 2 - His son is next to him.
In the middle with the moustache is Keith Finney - 3rd Mate
Back row L to R
1- Shore Agent, 2 - Mrs Hodges (Captains wife), 3 - Capt Hodge