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Captain BillMac: Jungle Buzz

26. December 2009

Captain BillMac: Jungle Buzz

  Report 25/12/2009 Destination Nigeria Voyage Complete!  After having problems with the satellite and not being able to send emails for over thirty six hours I can confirm we are now berthed and discharging; but slowly, the North Equatorial Current was very strong and did help us along and  on our way.       [...]

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Nigeria Bound: Dolphins Race Alongside

16. December 2009

Nigeria Bound: Dolphins Race Alongside

Noon Report: Wednesday 16th December 2009 – Destination Nigeria.  Today Noon Lat 18  10 N  Long 17  41 W. Average speed 12.56     Ar 0300 hrs, we will be passing Cape Verde. It is the most westerly point in Africa. The city which is the capital is called DAKAR,and the country is SENEGAL. This [...]

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Captain BillMac:Whale Spotting

13. December 2009

Captain BillMac:Whale Spotting

Noon Report Sunday 13th December 2009  Ship: M.T. Nord Farer –  Nigeria Bound   Noon Pos Lat 32  30 N Long 13  47 W Average Speed 11.96 Kts Rough following Sea. Heavy Westerly swell Temp 20C, We are about 250 miles North of Canary Islands. We will be at the Canaries at 0900 tomorrow!   [...]

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Hogmanay 2010 Edinburgh: Attention All Clans

9. December 2009

Hogmanay 2010 Edinburgh: Attention All Clans

The Worlds Best New Year Celebrations! Attention All Clans – Scotland is the place to party! Enjoy Scotland’s world famous Hogmanay celebrations with a variety of events across the country. Edinburgh leads the celebrations with the Torchlight Procession starts proceedings on the 29th December and leads us into a host of new events from the [...]

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MacDonald Conquers The Oceans of the West:

9. December 2009

MacDonald Conquers The Oceans of the West:

  Captain MacDonald Nigeria Bound:  9th December 2009 Noon position: Lat 49 03 N Long 005 22 W Speed – 11.25 Kts Course – 207 Weather – Moderate head sea, Long heavy W’ly swell, Vsl rolling and pitching moderately ETA – Lagos -22.12.09 – 1800 Hrs Entering Bay of Biscay at 1400 Hrs Aflight of [...]

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