Two Mimco radio rooms from different eras. Call signs anyone?
The ship is the "Aureol" and the R/O is George Cockburn. The "Aureol" is gone but George is still with us and can be seen, on the last Friday of every month, on display in the "Ivory Peg" in Chelmsford town centre.The early station has an Oceanspan MkI (L/C tuned VFO with knob and counter), Reliance Emergency TX, along with Electra and Mercury receivers. T
I was at LNC in 1955 when they were installed just shortly before the exam but that's another story!!Did my PMG at Leith on Reliance and Oceanspan VI.