Athelian Apprentices Association

Athel Line Pictures

Here are a few photographs from the archives to bring back some memories.

Anco Duke's Funnel

Anco Sovereign in original livery.

Anco Empress heading up the Mississippi.

Picture 1: Athelking 1971

Anco Duke loading molasses at Macio, Brazil.

And now to test your recognition skills, some photo's of those that sailed in the fleet.

 

Picture 2: Anco Empress 1971

Picture 3: Anco Sceptre 1972

Picture 4: Athelregent 1976

Picture 6: Anco Princess 1979

Picture 7: Anco Duke 1970

 Picture 8: The Lads at Llandaff 1973

Picture 9: Anco Duke 1971

Picture 10: Anco Empress 1971

Picture 11: Anco Sceptre 1972

Picture 12: Anco Sceptre 1972

Picture 13: Anco Sceptre 1972

Picture 5: Athelregent 1976

Picture 1. Athelking 1974

 Captain "Gentleman" Jim Coffey and Peter Welsh, C/E

 

 

 

Picture 3. Anco Sceptre 1972     

Dave Evans - Cadet, Keith Davies - 3/O,

Jimmy Rickard - C/O, Robin Cavie - R/O,Roy Conway - 5/E.    .

 

Picture 5. Athelregent 1976       

Anne Dalton, Andy Blore - Cadet (possibly),

Pat Morrissey - C/O, Noel Dalton - 3/E, Geof ????? - 5/E

 

Picture 7. Anco Duke 1970                   

Peter Bolger - Cadet, Norman Paterson - 3/E,

Alan Paton - 2/E, Dave Sapp - C/O, Vic Adams - C. Stwd,

Jimmy Lees - Lecky, Brian Lloyd - 3/O,

Rene Rostant - Senior Apprentice

 

Picture 9. Anco Duke 1971        

Brian Lloyd - 3/O, Paul Holmes - Cadet, Bob Ridge - 2/O

 

 

 

Picture 11. Anco Sceptre 1972   

Rudi Jones - Cadet, Tom Sinclair - Cadet,

Ken Naylor - ER Rating, Bob Olley - AB,

Rick (Honkytonk) Kruczek - AB

 

 Picture 13. Anco Sceptre 1972

Steve Williamson - 'Sparks', Martin Taylor - Cadet,     

Bob Browne -1/O, Roger Corfield - 3/O, Dave Evans - Cadet

How did you get on? If you need help with the names, scroll down....

Picture 2. Anco Empress 1971

 

Billy Duncan - 2nd Stwd, Gillie Robinson - Donkeyman,

Tony Borges - C/E, Ron Skeplorn - Bosun

 

 

 

Picture 4. Athelregent 1976

 

Jack 'Marrowfat' Mouncey - C. Stwd

Captain Keith Richmond, Tony Borges - C/E

 

 

Picture 6. Anco Princess 1979

 

Captain Mike 'Big Daddy' Fairclough and Andy Spooner - 2/O

 

 

 

Picture 8. The Lads at Llandaff 1973

 

Bob Rayner, Rudi Jones, Phil Lonsdale,

John Spenik, Alan Telling, Carol Duncan,

'Corky' Fitzgerald, Steve Marshall

 

 

 

Picture 10. Anco Empress 1971

 

????, Ian Macpherson - AB, Tom Dyer - AB,

Chippy Lawrence, Vic Adams - Ch. Steward

 

Picture 12. Anco Sceptre 1972

 

Bill Henry - Bosun, John McKay - 2nd Cook & Bricklayer,

Mick Sheriden - ER Rating, ????

 

 

 

Picture 14. Flying the Flag

 

Great Looe Raft Race 2012 – eight 11 years old girls from the Looe Primary School taking 3rd place in the junior section – John Eck’s grand daughter on front of starboard float – they raised £220 in sponsorship including £25 from AAA

 

 

 

 

 

Picture 14: Flying the Flag !   ~  2012