Name Job Tanker Period Details
Colin Sandeman 2nd mate ALINDA 1973 to 1974 White oils; UK, European & Baltic
Colin Sandeman extra 2nd mate HEMICARDIUM 1973 Ridiculous 10 day tripo from Stockholm to Stanlow where transferred to ALINDA
Colin Sandeman 2nd mate HELISOMA 1972 to 1973 2 Trips. All UK, European & Baltic coasting with white oils. Paid off at Falmouth when sold to African Shell.
Colin Sandeman deck apprentice HINNITES 1964 to 1965 1st trip Deck Apprentice. Black oil, changed to White oil, Trans Atlantic, Carribean & USA
Colin Sandeman 2nd mate AXINA 1974 to 1975 1st and only trip with my wife. An 8 month itinerary you could not better: HK, S'pore, Pacific Islands, Aus, NZ, Vietnam, Bangkok, Japan,and Christmas Day '74 with gun boat and Huey escort up, discharge and down the Saigon River all in daylight only!!
Colin Sandeman 3rd mate MYTILUS (2) 1970 to 1971 1st VLCC. Convinced me I should be white oiler or small ship man.
Colin Sandeman 3rd mate ASPRELLA (1) 1969 to 1970 3 round trips carrying Chemicals Caribbean - Rotterdam & Liverpool.
Colin Sandeman 3rd mate ARIANTA (1) 1970 Joined at Wilmington, California Jan 70, Paid off Balboa, Panama May 70. Trip included East & West Coast USA & Alaska
Colin Sandeman deck apprentice VENASSA (1) 1966 to 1967 The only ship on which I crossed the Pacific .
Colin Sandeman deck apprentice HAMINELLA 1965 2nd trip apprentice
Colin Sandeman 2nd mate HATASIA (1) 1971 to 1972 1st trip 2nd Mate. Far East, Australia, NZ, Japan & Vietnam based from Pu Bukom.
Justine Hasler Stewardess CAPRINUS 1978 Letzte Reise Werft Hongkong
Rolo 2nd cook and baker ASPRELLA (1) 1980 My last trip with shell
Rolo 2nd cook and baker ASPRELLA (1) 1980 My last trip with shell
Roy James Williams 2nd trip Marine Engineer Cadet BELAIS 1975 Left Axina in Rotterdam after first serving on Serenia, which was laid up in Isle of Bute for conversion to a FSU, for offshore Belgian Congo. This was like being teleported from Noah's Ark directly to the Engine Control Room of the Starship enterprise!!
Lee Peter AB/G1 NATICINA (2) 1976 Lightning Lyme Bay, Liverpool.
Robert Auld 5th engineer THIRLBY 1976 My First trip
richardflack deck apprentice HEMISINUS 1972 1st trip as an apprentice. First long haul flight and first visit to Singapore and Nha Be/Saigon
Steve Lee Eng Apprentice HYRIA 1970 Jan 1970 - Aug 1970. Other Eng Apps; Bob Grant, Nick Woodley, and Jeff who sadly died. Geoff Henderson (the Sunderland Football Fan!!)
John Robey Efficient Deckhand (EDH) AULICA 1972 Joined ship in Liverpool 23 May 1972 signed off Liverpool 11 Oct 1972
John Robey Effcient Deck Hand (EDH) ARIANTA (1) 1972 Joined in Singapore as a relief EDH 2/3/1972 and as crew were changed signed off 20/4 1972 in Singapore
John Robey Efficient Deck Hand (EDH) ACHATINA (2) 1971 Joined at Bremerhaven 21/9/71 and signed off in Southampton 25/12/1971
Barash edh (ab) HEMISINUS 1958 to 1959
Tony Cable radio electronics officer METHANE PROGRESS 1975
Tony Cable radio electronics officer METHANE PRINCESS (1) 1975