A poem on our monument at Welsh Back - Bristol.;

In war and peace they plied their trade
Over the angry seas
Remember them as here you stand
Beneath these placid trees.
2002

The Freedom of the City - 10th. July 2002 granted to the Meerchant Navy Association - Bristol

The Freedom of the City

Towing the `Southsea` up to Bristol from Southampton

Dublin Dry dock 1970

1953 - I am about 12 my brother 10 and my Mum

My Dad

Taking a line under the bow - calm weather

Under the Echo in dry dock Dublin

Conning the Portgarth - Irish Sea

On Holiday in Goa

Absolutely nothing to do with me!

Me towing in the Royal Yacht Britannia on the Westgarth into Portbury docks 2ndJune 1995 (Queen & Duke of Edinbough on board).

My back garden (Not)

Barry - Mayoress

The bow ice of H.M.S. London on a Russian Convoy.

The crew of the S.D.Severn

With my Mum - Sister - Stepfather - in Coronation Rd. Bristol 1963

My first motor bike - Triumph Tiger Cub cost £156 in March 1960

One of my best cars - A Zephyr v6 - bench seat - column gear change. I had it for ten years from 1972.

On my Patio in Spain (Lake Vinuela )

The view from my place in Spain

Me and Picasso - Malaga

View from the top of Gibralter

Top of Gibralter

Gibralter - Behind this door were buried casualties from the Battle of Trafalgar

St. Mary Redcliffe

On Good Friday 11th. April 1941 this tramline was thrown over the adjoining houses by a high-explosive bomb which fell on Redcliffe Hill. It is left to remind us how narrowly the Church escaped destruction in the war of 1939-45.

The Red Arrows over Portishead Point. 2012

My Master`s Certificate

Our pool - sinking a bit in the corner!

WW 11 Poster