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The silver grey sea

In mid 1962, after two years at HMS Conway, I graduated. British India Steam Navigation Company, also known simply as BI, accepted me in August, as an indentured cadet (apprentice). 2,586 more words

I'll Never Go Abroad

Coming Down the Line

A CPR train rolling southbound into Huntingdon, in Abbotsford.  This black & white shot made with a yellow filter to bring out the ruggedness of the mountains, without which they faded away into the background.  I like this version best!


Missed the Train

Too late to see the train headed northbound from Huntingdon, in Abbotsford, B.C.  The Golden Ears Mountains are in the background.


Singapore-flagged oil tankers held in Yemen port

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SINGAPORE: Two oil tankers have been stopped from leaving a rebel-held port in Yemen over a commercial dispute, the ships’ Singapore-based owner said Friday (Sep 16). 260 more words

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A scribblers tools

Pens and Pencils

Some say, I’ve got a young bill Shakespeare to thank for the

ink drop blog you see before you

although I’d say I’m not at his standard yet.. 141 more words


LPG tankers off Singapore balloon as glut bites deeper

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SINGAPORE: Tankers full of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) are gathering off Singapore waiting for buyers as a flood of supply from the US and Saudi Arabia has outpaced demand for the fuel, trade and industry sources said on Thursday (Aug 25). 367 more words

Current Affairs

Europe Diesel Imports Tracked Over 4 Million Tons For Seventh Month

Monthly imports of diesel in Europe are on track to exceed four million tons for
a seventh consecutive month, as traders bring over shipments from the Middle… 280 more words