HMS MAXTON - Snapshots -1970 - 1972
(Note - Highres versions are full sized scan at 300dpi suitable for printing - click on picture to get)


Alongside in Brunei - preparing for visit by the richest man in the world - The Sultan of Brunei.
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Commander Glennie's steward Chang - playing the part of
Commanding Officer HMS MAXTON during a boarding exercise
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PR flyer - mid 1970. Highres 253kb.


Hong Kong December 1970. Highres 378kb


Hong Kong December 1970 Highres 378kb


Jock Glennie with dignitaries?
Can't remember if this was in Hong Kong or during our visit to
Japan - got anyone in the TCA who can read Chinese/Japanese?
Have emailed Jock and he can't remember either! Highres 309kb


The bloke shaking hands with the bosun's mate is believed to be a Mr Tang
a multi-millionnaire Hong Kong shipping magnate. During celebrations for the
changeover from the Blackfoot funnel badge to the Dragon badge mid '70.
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He's still hasn't gone! ! I think Jock's given up trying to see him off the ship.
Note the handsome guy on the right of picture !!!!!
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Singapore - Blackfoot Squadron. Highres 413kb



Singapore - Blackfoot Squadron. Highres 515kb


Picture of HMS SHERATON broaching in Taiwan Straits during return passage
from visit to Japan. Taken from bridge of MAXTON. She is seen here recovering
from a very severe roll. At one stage we were looking straight down her funnel!
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