Hi Dave Ellis OM. Your a superlative writer and you had this old Sparkie in bloody tears with your ” Last RO” thing in March QSO, so vibe with these Codes!. Been there!.
Hi Tony. A suggestion for those of us unable to access that BBC programme with iPlayer. Were you to bring a DVD copy to our upcoming AGM get together at Chelmsford, t’would be good!. Bound to be a decent screen there. 73’s OM, Bruce Graham.
Greetings from an old Lady in deepest West Cork. [the vessel I mean|], MV Coos Bay /EINX, sends a hello. Got my copy of ‘THE SILENCE’ and am savouring it. Fantastic job done and they can’t totally forget us all now. One little crib, there seems to be a … Read more
Am trying to locate the Chief RO, John or was it Val [?] Gannon from Ballinrobe Co Mayo who ”educated” a rather callow trainee fresh out of Tivoli REI, Cork, back in 1965 onboard ore carrier MV PENNYWORTH . Anyone with info?. 73’s, Bruce Graham.
Hi Kris. QSL on that info OM, many thanks esp ”SS Horsted GJQD” an elderly Stevie Clark collier they put me on. The ”Moorpark” connection explains a mystery as I didn’t in fact serve on a ghost ship ‘cos the origonal Horsted was sunk in WW2!. Cheers, Bruce Graham/633.
Hi Tony. Many thanks for trying. Bit odd no record of those 2 Home trade vessels I served on not being listed whilst sailing under the British flag, [ss Horsted – of Stephenson Clarke and mv Free Enterprise 1 – of Townsend Ferries], circa mid 1960’s. Anyone with info?. 73’s. BGraham.
CQ,CQ,CQ. Can anyone help me?. I have this now defunct ex Marconi ships radio station/EINX and I’m trying to restore it for er, Posterity and the PO hand book for Radio Officers and List of Ship Stations [1980’s] succumbed to decades of damp. Would be pleased to do a deal with any one … Read more