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59 82 TSS Dundalk
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Oct 11, 2021 15:56:04 GMT
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37 58 Annual World Maritime Day
by Administrator
Sept 30, 2021 9:58:48 GMT
No New Posts 2020

46 121 A Merry Xmas to you all
by Administrator
Dec 25, 2020 8:06:24 GMT
No New Posts Events

26 74 Happy International Dog Day
by Administrator
Aug 26, 2021 20:31:32 GMT
No New Posts Dates for the diary: 2019

8 10 Merchant Navy 100
by Administrator
Jun 20, 2019 1:35:25 GMT

The Tower Hill Merchant Navy Memorial in London

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No New Posts Tower Hill:

The Tower Hill Merchant Navy Memorial in London

53 65 Tower Hill Memorial
by Administrator
Jul 11, 2021 19:47:08 GMT
No New Posts Cutty Sark

1 4 Cutty Sark is an MN memorial.
by Administrator
Jun 28, 2020 6:26:34 GMT
No New Posts Athenia: Is this the wreck of the first British ship torpedoed in WW2?

Athenia: Is this the wreck of the first British ship torpedoed in WW2?

2 6 In September 1939:;
by Administrator
Oct 13, 2020 22:27:53 GMT
No New Posts Falklands

13 20 Remembering all those who died
by Administrator
Apr 6, 2021 22:04:29 GMT
No New Posts Falklands then.

6 9 VIA: The Merchant Navy Association
by Administrator
Apr 28, 2021 9:51:40 GMT
No New Posts South Wales

8 15 Pembroke Dock
by Administrator
Feb 10, 2021 3:27:34 GMT

IMPORTANT FEATURES:

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No New Posts Battle of the Atlantic needs Memorial

9 11 Battle of the Atlantic.
by Administrator
Oct 5, 2020 13:24:12 GMT
No New Posts D-Day medal

1 4 D-Day medal:
by Administrator
Dec 12, 2013 18:22:13 GMT
No New Posts The Elizabeth Cross:

1 3 The Elizabeth Cross:
by Administrator
Oct 30, 2013 17:06:56 GMT
No New Posts Merchant Navy Day


SEPTEMBER 3rd EVERY YEAR

THE MERCHANT NAVY WAS THERE EVERYDAY.

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82 117 To our Merchant Navy... Thank you
by Administrator
Oct 7, 2021 17:57:39 GMT
No New Posts A year of the convoy (2013) review:

A year of the convoy (2013) review:

13 19 The Battle of the Atlantic Memorial
by KG
Jan 7, 2018 13:16:13 GMT
No New Posts 2013 The Year of the Convoy:

NEWS:

58 87 Year of the Convoy 2013:
by Administrator
Aug 12, 2021 16:08:06 GMT
No New Posts A BRITISH MERCHANT NAVY STAMP OF APPROVAL

A stamp of approval during the year of the convoy 2013.

25 58 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE CONVOY SYSTEM
by Administrator
Oct 13, 2017 15:02:54 GMT
No New Posts ARCTIC CONVOY:

News::

85 104 Scots hero Charles Brodie
by Administrator
Oct 15, 2021 17:30:31 GMT
No New Posts Medal of Ushakov

That the UK government allows the Russian Federation to bestow the Medal of Ushakov on all British servicemen who served in the artic convoys during the second world war.

166 207 Veteran Reginald Charles Wheeler
by Administrator
Jun 21, 2021 16:01:22 GMT
No New Posts WE REMEMBER ALL

In this section we hope to invite all that wish to remember to add the names of those lost but never forgotten.

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139 312 SEAFARERS 23rd PSALM:
by Administrator
Aug 31, 2021 22:48:17 GMT
No New Posts FEATURED:

To important to miss:

250 318 The Royal Navy laid a minefield
by Administrator
Oct 11, 2021 16:08:36 GMT
No New Posts Convoy rescue ships:

Convoy rescue ships:

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

During the Second World War designated convoy rescue ships accompanied some Atlantic convoys to rescue survivors from ships which had been attacked. Rescue ships were typically small freighters with passenger accommodations converted to rescue service. This involved enlarging galley and food storage areas and providing berthing and sanitary facilities for approximately 150 men. Scrambling nets were rigged along the sides, and boats suitable for open sea work were substituted for normal lifeboats. Rescue ships normally included a small operating room for an embarked naval doctor and sick bay staff

1 3 Convoy rescue ships:
by Administrator
Dec 11, 2014 22:21:06 GMT
No New Posts SR Merchant Navy class Locomotives (Trains)

Locomotives (Trains)were named after the Merchant Navy shipping lines involved in the Battle of the Atlantic, and latterly those which used Southampton Docks, a publicity masterstroke by the Southern Railway, which operated Southampton Docks during the period.

3 3 Woodham Brothers Ltd of Barry, South Wales
by Administrator
Sept 8, 2013 19:10:08 GMT
No New Posts Merchant Air (Navy?)

THE MERCHANT AIR SERVICE:

3 3 MERCHANT AIR SERVICE (RECOGNITION AND STATUS)
by Administrator
Aug 24, 2013 20:39:07 GMT

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5 11 The Merchant Seaman never faltered.
by Administrator
Aug 4, 2021 12:33:33 GMT

MN RELATED - NEW STUFF

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CURRENT AND HISTORICAL UPDATES

70 109 Malcolm Mathison: Merchant Navy M
by Administrator
Jul 6, 2021 21:24:41 GMT
No New Posts "Remembrance"

A tranquil space on the WWW, that may offer some space away from it all and both time and a space to remember. “Lest we forget”.

60 117 The Cutty Sark arriving in Greenwich in 1954.
by Administrator
Sept 4, 2021 10:24:46 GMT
No New Posts New News

UPDATES

136 194 SS Tilawa
by Administrator
Jan 26, 2021 18:21:36 GMT
No New Posts EXTRA

MISC

119 159 This is the man -
by Administrator
Sept 14, 2021 17:01:41 GMT
No New Posts Diamond Jubilee 2012:

A Diamond Jubilee: Derby Day marked the start of the Diamond Jubilee celebration: The Thames Diamond Jubilee Pageant: Madness on Palace roof and a Service of Thanksgiving.

9 19 Prince Philip back In Hospital:
by Administrator
Aug 16, 2012 18:44:31 GMT
No New Posts THE RED ENSIGN MEN


Dedicated to the men of Merchant Navy

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3 3 THE MERCHANT NAVY
by Administrator
Apr 23, 2018 22:23:28 GMT
No New Posts 2014 WW1:

In 2014 the centenarian commemoration of the First World War starts:

38 57 This is their story:
by KG
Jul 22, 2018 14:57:58 GMT
No New Posts 1915 crew list project:

I was wondering if you or one of your colleagues could promote the project again as we need more volunteers to complete the project by 2014.

2 3 1915 CREW LISTS:
by Administrator
Nov 9, 2015 11:59:30 GMT
No New Posts Merchant Navy Song

Proposed "Over the Seas" and Far away to accompany not replace the Anthem - In Peril on the Sea.

5 11 Merchant Navy Billy
by Administrator
Jul 16, 2021 23:19:02 GMT
No New Posts Over the Seas and Far Away

Historic song transformed to remember those of the Merchant Navy - Still not Home from the Sea.

9 9 (Barry at War Events Singer) Sandy Sparkle
by Administrator
Nov 6, 2015 21:17:34 GMT
No New Posts Mainly Nautical Poetry

A TRIBUTE CORNER FOR THOUGHT AND REMEMBRANCE

152 169 A simple prayer to Merchant Seamen everywhere.
by Administrator
Sept 5, 2021 13:57:01 GMT
No New Posts Joe Earl Poems

144 167 SPECIAL EMBLEM
by Administrator
Sept 3, 2021 7:04:58 GMT
No New Posts Ian A. Millar (MN poetry)

MN poetry, works by Ian Adrian Millar, Kernersville NC

66 74 RED DRAGON
by Administrator
Oct 18, 2021 19:39:57 GMT
No New Posts SEA SHANTY:

SEA SHANTY:

7 10 Shanties - 2021 releases
by Administrator
Oct 9, 2021 18:09:47 GMT
No New Posts RNLI:

The Royal National Lifeboat Institution:

17 24 Grace Darling
by Administrator
Sept 7, 2021 4:44:43 GMT
No New Posts KINSALE SEA SUNDAY

The purpose of Sea Sunday is to commemorate those who have died at sea, to pray for the safety of those who work at sea, who use the sea for recreation and who respond to marine emergencies.

With Kinsale's long tradition with the Sea, this is always an important day for the town and it's inhabitants, past and present

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10 15 May 12, 2019 Kinsale.
by Administrator
Apr 25, 2019 7:27:54 GMT
No New Posts THE MARITIME HISTORY OF BARRY

A MARITIME HISTORY OF BARRY Dock and Town, Vale of Glamorgan, South Wales.

8 11 BARRY (MERTHYR DYFAN) BURIAL GROUND
by Administrator
Aug 1, 2018 14:34:51 GMT
No New Posts Barry and Barry Dock at War:

Barry and Barry Dock at War:

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21 31 SS Soborg
by Administrator
Jan 30, 2021 19:46:42 GMT
No New Posts Barry Dock History and News:

OLD AND NEW: BARRY DOCK.

18 28 A VERY OLD BARRY DOCK / TOWN AND ISLAND POSTCARD.
by Administrator
Aug 12, 2021 20:02:50 GMT
No New Posts 0n the bosom of Triton:

In the year of the convoy 2013, an attempt to add information, for relatives and loved ones to the names engraved of the men of Barry and the Vale of Glamorgan remembered in perpetuity on the Merchant Navy Monument at Barry Dock, South Wales.

5 20 Davey Jones' Locker.
by Administrator
Mar 1, 2021 20:36:40 GMT
No New Posts NOT COMMEMORATED:

NOT COMMEMORATED

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2 12 NOT COMMEMORATED
by Administrator
Apr 3, 2016 4:19:38 GMT
No New Posts 1914 MM BARRY DOCK 2014

1914 MM BARRY DOCK 2014

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4 4 Postcard of Barry Docks
by Administrator
Sept 7, 2021 4:59:46 GMT

"Crossed the Bar"

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8 23 Thought about you today
by Administrator
Aug 21, 2021 5:16:27 GMT

General

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You can talk about anything here

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104 248 Let’s get our own service ship shape
by Administrator
Sept 13, 2021 3:13:26 GMT
No New Posts Merchant Navy Association, Wales

Latest news and events from Merchant Navy Association, Wales

32 57 Merchant Navy Day
by Administrator
Sept 19, 2021 2:13:29 GMT
No New Posts Merchant Navy Association, Wales, Barry Branch

Latest news and events from the Barry Branch

53 77 Bryan Foley - Standard Bearer.
by Administrator
Oct 7, 2021 18:02:27 GMT
No New Posts Merchant Navy Association, Newport Branch

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33 48 Newport MNA, Remembrance Service
by Administrator
Oct 11, 2021 11:15:33 GMT
No New Posts Merchant Navy Association Bristol UK

1 1 If Blood was the price:
by Administrator
Nov 21, 2013 19:27:39 GMT
No New Posts The Royal British Legion (RBL)

The Royal British Legion (RBL)

20 23 Paris Branch - Remembrance
by Administrator
Nov 10, 2020 2:34:52 GMT
No New Posts The Royal British Legion, Barry Branch.

A message to The Royal British Legion, Barry Branch.

You are welcome to join us and make full use of the Message Board or just provide feedback via "Message in a Bottle" at the end of the home page page.

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17 32 BARRY’S ROLL OF HONOUR WW1.
by KG
May 10, 2019 3:38:41 GMT
No New Posts Christmas at Sea

Rembering all that perished at this time of year.

8 15 Christmas 1914: ‘Santa Claus ship’ arrives in Britain
by Administrator
Dec 19, 2020 0:39:06 GMT
No New Posts Merchant Navy Comforts Service :

Merchant Navy Comforts Service :

1 6 Merchant Navy Comforts Service :
by Administrator
Nov 7, 2017 1:13:49 GMT
No New Posts British Ship Adoption Society::

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"We live by the sea
We exist by the sea
Let us never forget this"

(Motto of the British Ship Adoption Society)

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4 13 British Ship Adoption Society - Current Status
by KG
Jul 12, 2018 18:48:02 GMT
No New Posts Sea Schools:

11 17 TS Warfleet:
by Administrator
Feb 17, 2020 20:27:46 GMT
No New Posts The Marine Society:

The Marine Society: In 1976 the Society amalgamated with various other maritime charities with similar aims.

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3 3 All The Nice Girls:
by Administrator
Aug 19, 2013 18:42:51 GMT
No New Posts WAR TIME YMCA:

WAR TIME YMCA:

5 8 YMCA and MN etc at war:
by Administrator
Jan 11, 2014 18:57:04 GMT

Merchant Navy Seamen

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No New Posts Ireland / Eire (Republic) / N. Ireland.

24 35 Irish Naval Service marks 75th anniversary
by Administrator
Sept 4, 2021 20:34:04 GMT
No New Posts Australia

28 38 Remembrance Day services held across Australia
by Administrator
Nov 11, 2020 1:56:56 GMT
No New Posts Canada

69 89 The bells of St. Mary’s toll again
by Administrator
Sept 10, 2021 15:34:24 GMT
No New Posts New Zealand

New Zealand

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18 18 80 years ago the Royal New Zealand Navy was founded.
by Administrator
Oct 1, 2021 11:58:51 GMT
No New Posts Malta

Dedicated to the Merchant Seamen from Malta who lost their lives during WW2

17 31 MALTA
by Administrator
Sept 3, 2021 5:21:29 GMT
No New Posts "Marine Marchande Française Libre"

FREE FRENCH MERCHANT NAVY

2 2 The Royal British Legion Paris Branch
by Administrator
Oct 28, 2018 2:35:14 GMT
No New Posts FALKLAND ISLANDS

FALKLAND ISLANDS

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15 16 GIBRALTAR / FALKLAND ISLANDS
by Administrator
Apr 7, 2016 0:11:15 GMT
No New Posts Merchant Seafarers Lerwick

WE ATTEMPT TO REMEMBER ALL - LEST WE FORGET.

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1 1 Merchant Seamen of Lerwick.
by Administrator
Sept 20, 2008 0:08:47 GMT
No New Posts Merchant Navy WW1

Merchant Navy Personnel - WW1

Sub-board: WW1

35 73 S.S. Arcadian
by Administrator
Apr 15, 2020 12:26:25 GMT
No New Posts Merchant Navy WW2

Merchant Navy Personnel WW2

25 64 THE MERCHANT NAVY:
by Administrator
Sept 4, 2017 15:52:46 GMT

Penarth Merchant Seamen

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27 33 Gates at the entrance to Penarth Docks 1860’s
by Administrator
Sept 25, 2021 15:59:43 GMT
No New Posts Penarth Merchant Seamen WW2

Sub-board: WW2

2 3 Harold Boudier
by Administrator
Jun 9, 2020 1:07:24 GMT
No New Posts Penarth Merchant Seamen WW1

1 1 First World War - Penarth
by Administrator
Mar 3, 2016 22:12:16 GMT

"Her Name Was"

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Merchant Navy vessels lost during WW1 & WW2

Sub-boards: SS Margo, SS Tregenna, SS Fiscus, SS Widestone (London), BARRY Dock WW2 Ships

40 168 The Lisbon Maru
by Administrator
Oct 5, 2021 16:36:05 GMT

Looking for old friends

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No New Posts MERCHANT NAVY RENDEVOUS

MERCHANT NAVY AND FRIENDS LINKS, NEWS AND UPDATES:

12 37 Irish Merchant Seamen
by ADMIN K
Nov 17, 2015 0:31:49 GMT
No New Posts LINKS:

LINKS

75 93 The Falls Of Clyde
by Administrator
Apr 7, 2021 12:54:01 GMT
No New Posts SISTER SITE

1 1 Updating a friends work for him
by Administrator
Oct 10, 2021 0:11:51 GMT

ARCHIVE:

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ARCHIVE:

30 33 THE SHRINKING RED DUSTER
by Administrator
Sept 13, 2021 8:41:12 GMT
No New Posts The Big Remembrance

The Big Remembrance

24 hour Act of Remembrance on World Maritime Day.

Merchant Seafarers on 23rd September.

World Maritime Day 2010:
Year of the Seafarer

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2 14 MN Commemoration CANCELLED
by Administrator
Sept 29, 2017 22:20:57 GMT

Local interest - South Wales etc.

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No New Posts Cardiff

37 43 Opening of West Bute Dock in Cardiff
by Administrator
Oct 5, 2021 2:24:09 GMT
No New Posts Cardiff MN Memorial:

5 11 Love this shot.
by Administrator
May 31, 2018 21:03:54 GMT
No New Posts Newport Docks and seamen.

7 9 The Newport Transporter Bridge
by Administrator
Sept 12, 2021 13:31:48 GMT
No New Posts MN STAMP OF APPROVAL: Also New Coins.

6 16 Trinity House – a British Beacon
by Administrator
Mar 16, 2016 20:56:36 GMT
No New Posts Merchant Navy

7 11 To him we owe our preservation and our very lives.
by Administrator
Aug 4, 2020 18:36:11 GMT
No New Posts Cecil Foster:SS Trevessa

7 20 SITE NOTES: CAROLINE
by KG
Mar 30, 2018 21:33:57 GMT
No New Posts Gordon Love Bastian GC MBE

2 3 SITE NOTES 3: CAROLINE
by KG
Mar 30, 2018 21:40:01 GMT
No New Posts Jim Luen:

8 13 Jim.
by Administrator
Nov 6, 2020 1:00:19 GMT
No New Posts Psalm 107:

2 3 Seafarers' prayer
by Administrator
Dec 19, 2015 16:27:34 GMT
No New Posts Barry Dock

105 141 By 1913 Barry became the busiest coal port in the world
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Sept 30, 2021 22:48:38 GMT
No New Posts Aristide Bernard Clopet.

Sub-board: SS. Southport

10 40 Second Lieutenant Évelyne Clopet
by Administrator
Jul 6, 2019 20:55:01 GMT

Paddle Steamers

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No New Posts PADDLE STEAMERS AT WAR

8 10 Paddle Steamer Picture Gallery
by KG
May 5, 2019 16:27:50 GMT
No New Posts The Paddle Steamer Barry

24 45 The paddle steamer PS Barry.
by Administrator
Jul 8, 2020 21:18:46 GMT

Paddle Steamer Misc.

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22 25 Barry 'Red Funnel Line' steamers
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Oct 15, 2021 17:26:22 GMT

RESEARCH

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14 18 ADMIN TEMP
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Oct 5, 2021 4:25:10 GMT

TV / Film / Song / Music etc:

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46 56 Merchant Marine
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Sept 3, 2021 20:33:42 GMT

Misc.

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35 51 20 LASHES.
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Sept 25, 2021 16:01:47 GMT

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