He is thought to have spent time at sea in the Napoleonic Wars and worked as a shipwright apprentice on the Tyne.
What does SA stand for?
SA stands for Shipwright Apprentice
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- Shadow Alliance (gaming clan)
- Shadow Assassins (gaming clan)
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In those days I was a ship's engineer in the Blue Funnel and the Jolly Roger was built by shipwright apprentices and chargehand boatworkers at Alfred Holt's boatshed in Odyssey Works in Birkenhead.
Most of the carpentry restoration was done by James Shepherd and Lee Hamlet, two final year shipwright apprentices at the Mersey Docks and Harbour Company.