VoyUser Login optional ] [ Contact Forum Admin ] [ Main index ] [ Post a new message ] [ Search | Check update time | Archives: 123 ]
Subject: SS Uganda 1973

Sheila Thomson, nee Ruxton (A fantastic opportunity and happy memories)
[ Next Thread | Previous Thread | Next Message | Previous Message ]
Date Posted: 12:30:20 08/19/11 Fri

I sailed from Dundee on board the SS. Uganda in June 1973 along with my classmates from Morgan Academy Dundee. I became a ship's prefect and I recall I may have been in Forbes dormitory , but could be wrong!

Our ports of call in the Baltic were Copenhagen, Stockholm, Travemunde and Gdansk. from whereI gained a pen-friend. It was the days before the Iron Curtain fell and i remember security being very tight.

It was a fantastic opportunity for a 15 year old and must have been a lot of money for my parents in 1973.

Happy memories

[ Next Thread | Previous Thread | Next Message | Previous Message ]

Subject Author Date
Re: SS Uganda 1973suzanne Hatchard ne Gibbs18:14:40 12/29/16 Thu
Re: SS Uganda 1973Charlie Cavaye14:29:36 02/26/17 Sun

VoyUser Login ] Not required to post.
Post a public reply to this message | Go post a new public message
* HTML allowed in marked fields.
Message subject (required):

Name (required):

  Expression (Optional mood/title along with your name) Examples: (happy, sad, The Joyful, etc.) help)

  E-mail address (optional):

Type your message here:

Choose Message Icon: [ View Emoticons ]

Notice: Copies of your message may remain on this and other systems on internet. Please be respectful.

[ Contact Forum Admin ]

Forum timezone: GMT+0
VF Version: 3.00b, ConfDB:
Before posting please read our privacy policy.
VoyForums(tm) is a Free Service from Voyager Info-Systems.
Copyright © 1998-2017 Voyager Info-Systems. All Rights Reserved.