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and the storm goes on
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No: 2672   Contributor: George Seear   Year: 1977   Country: United Kingdom
and the storm goes on

We had just got off the Treasure Hunter and pulled away when I shot this photo
Picture added on 09 July 2012 at 14:04
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Storm at Brent C in 1977
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The Treasure Hunter is now working off the Nor-West Shelf of Western Australia renamed the Nan Hai 6. I was a BCO on her for twelve months.

Added by Harry on 10 July 2012.
For those of you who remember this wild storm and many other times on Brent "C", will also remember Jim Hammond, Howard Woodhouse, Andy Wier, David Beaty and Sinky Sinclair just to name a few who worked with the safety dept. If you do then email me, it would be good to get in touch with you.

Added by George Seear on 11 July 2012.
Jeeeeezusss! I'd forgotten how scary it got out there. I preferred the boats which just rode over the waves or ran into Peterhead (for a pint!) The shuddering platforms were more scary.

Added by Malcolm Robb on 30 September 2012.
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