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Any one remember him, a great Chief Engineer who was always easy to talk to and helped the deck in any way he could - but he was related to Donald and Ralph Cowie. LOL> but he was a great Chief Engineer !! So were they !!
 

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was cowie the chief from buckie ?

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Scotty.
The Chief from Buckie was Murray Cowie.Donald and Ralph were both
Masters and Alex Laws was their cousin.Also Gideon Henderson Ch.Engineer was Donald Cowies brother in law.
Were you on the Lawers on her maiden voyage as I seem to remember an Engineer from the Fraserburgh area.
 

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john fraser wrote
Were you on the Lawers on her maiden voyage as I seem to remember an Engineer from the Fraserburgh area.
no john i only joined her for the first coast, athough there were three juniors from fraserburgh on that coast george patterson willie henderson and myself also a deckie alexander morrice who later emigrated to nz..

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john fraser wrote
Scotty.
The Chief from Buckie was Murray Cowie
i possibly sailed with murray cowie from buckie on the ben cleuch but cant remember the guys first name but it was a murray from buckie..

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