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Forum: Coasters A 25-01-18, 03:46 PM
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Views: 1,052
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Went to Lissahally in the Amethyst and Emerald...

Went to Lissahally in the Amethyst and Emerald with phosphate from Casablanca.
Forum: Coasters A 25-01-18, 03:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,982
Posted By Trader
Alfred Mason.

I remember her when she occasionally discharged granite chippings and dust at Browns slate wharf Pomona docks Manchester. I worked in her agents office in Manchester, A.E. Bowen Ltd. when I left...
Forum: Coasters A 25-01-18, 03:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 995
Posted By Trader
Amethyst

One of my old ships. Lovely job, great crew, good grub and a decent run.
Forum: Announcements 20-09-17, 10:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,857
Posted By Trader
Happy Birthday Dierk and many more of them. Hope...

Happy Birthday Dierk and many more of them. Hope you had a great day, all the best. Alec (Trader)
Forum: Announcements 28-07-17, 11:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,097
Posted By Trader
Sorry to hear the sad news Dierk. Condolences to...

Sorry to hear the sad news Dierk. Condolences to all Ricks family and friends, Fair winds and a calm sea old sailor. R.I.P. Rick.

Alec.
Forum: Announcements 18-03-17, 05:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,897
Posted By Trader
Welcome back Rick, good to see you on line again...

Welcome back Rick, good to see you on line again on Chatbox. Take it easy and get back to full health soon.:congrats:

Regards Alec.
Forum: Announcements 23-01-17, 04:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,897
Posted By Trader
Get well soon Rick, best regards......Alec...

Get well soon Rick, best regards......Alec Sheldon.
Forum: Peter`s Quiz - Where is this? 29-01-16, 11:29 PM
Replies: 2,117
Views: 286,001
Posted By Trader
The Hotel Chateau Frontenac gives it away...

The Hotel Chateau Frontenac gives it away Dierk.:top: I passed it many times on the way to Montreal and the Great Lakes in 50's and 60's. Loaded there a few times as well.

Alec.
Forum: Peter`s Quiz - Where is this? 29-01-16, 04:49 PM
Replies: 2,117
Views: 286,001
Posted By Trader
Quebec City, Quebec, Canada.

Quebec City, Quebec, Canada.
Forum: Announcements 03-11-15, 11:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,232
Posted By Trader
Best of luck with your operation Dierk, hope all...

Best of luck with your operation Dierk, hope all goes well and you are back shovelling coal very soon. All the best from Alec.:top:
Forum: Coasters B 19-06-15, 11:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 623
Posted By Trader
One of my old ships, I was on her in 1970 running...

One of my old ships, I was on her in 1970 running from Manchester/Liverpool to Riga, Latvia(USSR in those days). Good little job, 3 on deck plus a Bosun. Not very nice in the winter in the Baltic but...
Forum: United Baltic Corp Ltd 19-06-15, 11:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,291
Posted By Trader
One of my old ships, I was on her in 1970 running...

One of my old ships, I was on her in 1970 running from Manchester/Liverpool to Riga, Latvia(USSR in those days). Good little job, 3 on deck plus a Bosun. Not very nice in the winter in the Baltic but...
Forum: Coasters H 16-04-15, 11:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,988
Posted By Trader
A regular on the Seine in 60's on the Rouen/Paris...

A regular on the Seine in 60's on the Rouen/Paris trade.

Alec.
Forum: Maritime Links 01-04-15, 11:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,658
Posted By Trader
Thank you Jan for these two links. Two great...

Thank you Jan for these two links. Two great sites. I have Bookmarked them for future reference.

Alec.
Forum: Maritime Art 15-01-15, 10:19 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 22,399
Posted By Trader
Lovely drawings Armin. Alec.

Lovely drawings Armin.

Alec.
Forum: Peter`s Quiz - Where is this? 10-01-15, 12:48 AM
Replies: 2,117
Views: 286,001
Posted By Trader
Spent nearly a month in this dock on the...

Spent nearly a month in this dock on the "Amethyst" , Robertsons of Glasgow, caught up in a dock strike in early 60's with a cargo of paper pulp from Norway. Lovely city and a good run ashore in...
Forum: Coasters M 01-12-14, 01:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 858
Posted By Trader
Used to see her on the Seine on the Paris run...

Used to see her on the Seine on the Paris run years ago. I think she was one of Ruuds (RIP) old ships.

Alec.
Forum: Peter`s Quiz - Where is this? 20-10-14, 11:06 PM
Replies: 2,117
Views: 286,001
Posted By Trader
Valletta, Malta.

Valletta, Malta.
Forum: Announcements 03-10-14, 10:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,931
Posted By Trader
ruud

I am saddened to see the passing of Ruud. Although we never met we were in contact years ago discussing the Paris/Rouen ships. He was in several of them running up to Sweden at the same time as I was...
Forum: Announcements 10-08-14, 04:52 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,286
Posted By Trader
Sad news indeed. Condolences to Peters wife and...

Sad news indeed. Condolences to Peters wife and family. He will be sorely missed on this site with his knowledge of ships and ports. A fair wind and a calm sea old sailor. RIP Peter.

Alec.
Forum: Peter`s Quiz - Where is this? 17-07-14, 10:57 PM
Replies: 2,117
Views: 286,001
Posted By Trader
Could be Glasgow or on the Clyde somewhere. ...

Could be Glasgow or on the Clyde somewhere.

Alec.
Forum: Peter`s Quiz - Where is this? 17-07-14, 10:55 PM
Replies: 2,117
Views: 286,001
Posted By Trader
Not Manchester Dierk, the ships masts are still...

Not Manchester Dierk, the ships masts are still up. When you sail to Manchester the masts come down at Eastham (1st. lock on Mersey) and stay down until you return to Eastham.

Alec.
Forum: Coasters A 07-07-14, 11:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 809
Posted By Trader
A regular to Manchester with stone from...

A regular to Manchester with stone from Penmaenmawr, Capt. Joe Dutton. Went aboard her a few times in 1950/51 with mail and wages when I worked in an agents office in Manchester before I went to sea.
Forum: Maritime News 24-06-14, 11:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,111
Posted By Trader
Very scary.

Very scary.
Forum: Maritime News 24-06-14, 11:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,158
Posted By Trader
Thanks for that Ron. I have never liked the look...

Thanks for that Ron. I have never liked the look of these river passenger vessels. They look very vulnerable, too many windows at water level etc.

Alec.
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