British Schermuly line throwing gun at auction 11/11/16
From: Zdeslav Vukas
Hi,interested in buying a box and additional kit.The pistol gun I allready have
HMS Tiptoe, where are you now? 11/10/16
From: Polly Parrett
I was on Tiptoe 1968 to 1969 when she was paying off we passed RMS Queen Mary in the Solent on her last voyage round Cape Horn to Long Beach.CA where I saw her this year 2016.
Did my part 3 on her after part 2 on Token. Anyone remember RO Rosy Rossario from 1968 Autec trip? Cheers, Polly Parrett.
HMS Tiptoe, where are you now? 11/8/16
From: Bob Oliver
My Uncle Joe Oliver who is 92 years young and living in Liverpool was on the Tiptoe when it was rammed by the
Yarmouth (bloody skimmers) I saw him recently, he is in bad health but in good form. He spent 26 years in boats
reached the dizzy height of Cf. Stoker and was the Captain of the Dolphin club in his last years in the mob.
Therefore some of you old smells must have known him?
Bob Oliver - ex skimmer posh branch radio op, they call them 'steam ships now' - Ariadne - Naiad.