Tag Archives: North Atlantic

Read a Good Book Lately??

How about my latest work of fiction? Chapter XXl Armageddon. If you enjoy believing the impossible can be possible, if you enjoy fantasy and adventure, if you like to dream of what might be, or what could be. If you … Continue reading

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Chapter Nine – Below the North Atlantic

Chapter Nine Below the North Atlantic   The Royal Navy nuclear submarine HMS Alcide was silently cruising at five hundred feet approximately six hundred miles off the Grand Banks off Newfoundland. The First Lieutenant was in the control room; he … Continue reading

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The Crows Nest

If you are ever in St Johns Newfoundland a visit to the Crows Nest is a must, especially if you have a sailors background. Today the place is often found quiet with no more than a handful of old salts … Continue reading

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The Bell to be Recovered from HMS HOOD

Paul G Allen, the co-founded of Microsoft, will offer use of his yacht to recover the bell of the battle cruiser HMS Hood, which was sunk in 1941, If recovered successfully, the bell will be used as a memorial to … Continue reading

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Christmas 1964

During the summer of 1964 we were patrolling somewhere near Bermuda. I had the privilege of viewing a tall ship through the search periscope as we lurked fifty feet below the surface The search periscope is the larger of the … Continue reading

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