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Updates in 2020 (most recent at the top)

Updates in previous years

2020 Nov 29th
The Cadets' List
Added new entries for Wadsworth, Warren-Evans, Watson x2, White, Whitelaw, Williams x2, Wood and Wootton

2020 Nov 28th
The Cadets' List
Added new entries for Garner.

2020 Nov 27th
The Cadets' List
Added new entry for Kinsella

Sea & Shore
Added our 327th armed forces entry - the French Foreign Legion, thanks to Kinsella.

2020 Nov 25th
The Cadets' List
Added new entries for Hugh Perks

2020 Nov 20th
The Cadets' List
Added new entries for Lambert, Lawrence, Lewis, Lightowler, Lofts.

2020 Nov 19th
The Cadets' List
Added new entries for Roden and Hayews, Morgan, Wadswick and Wright

2020 Nov 17th
The Cadets' List
Added new entries for Davies, Denham, Dennison, Ditchfield, Dixon, Downes, Drysdale, Dyde.

2020 Nov 16th
The Cadets' List
Added new entries for two Royds

2020 Nov 13th
Added new entries for Ballaam, Barclay, Bennett, Beveridge, Bray, Broadbent, Brooking.

2020 Nov 12th
Lost At Sea
Updated entry for Turner.

2020 Nov 11th
The Cadets' List
Added new entries for Maud, McGavin, Mudford x2.
Haque, Harbottle, Harrison x2, Hart, Heaven, Hills, Hilton, Hopkinson, Howdle, Hughes x5, Humphries, Hunter, Hyde-Barker. 
Graham x2, Gibbons and Greig.
Waugh.

2020 Nov 10th
Image Archive
The archive now has 11,473 photos and films of and about HMS Conway, her cadets and staff.

Added links to the following new albums:
Silver Competition Cups
Silver Individual Winners' Cups
Conway PN Mooring
Conway Mast @ Welsh National Sailing Academy + 18 new images


2020 Nov 9th
Updated approximately 30 entries in the "B"s.

2020 Nov 8th
The Cadets' List
Added new entries for Kirkham

2020 Nov 6th
Lost At Sea
Added several corrections and clarifications.

2020 Nov 5th
The Cadets' List
Added new entries for Dunphy.

2020 Nov 2nd
The Cadets' List
Added new entries for Capt David Smith RN

2020 Oct 28th The Cadets' List
Added new entries for Lockwood

2020 Oct 23rd The Cadets' List
Added new entries for Richmond, Rogers, Roycroft

2020 Oct 22nd
Tidied up the wording and layout of this page.

2020 Oct 21st
Added new entries for Badger, Beattie, Beck, Booker, Brown and Butler.

2020 Oct 19th
Added very interesting new entries for Bushilll. Start with the Life Story link. Thanks to Bloy.

2020 Oct 12th
Staff - Crew
Updated the entry for engineer Leslie Bowles including a photo.

2020 Oct 11th
Ship - Other Conways
Added details of a song mentioning a vessel called Conway.

2020 Oct 10th
Added new entries for Baden-Powell.

2020 Oct 9th
Added new entries for Young

2020 Oct 7th
Added new entries for Galbraith (00-04)

2020 Oct 5th
Added new entries for Stewart (70-74)

2020 Oct 4th
Lost At Sea
Added a new entry for Barham with considerable thanks to M Bloy..
Corrected entry for Fox.


2020 Oct 3rd
Added new entries for Walker x2, Watson, Welland, West, Wilson, Wood, Woodland.


2020 Oct 2nd
Added new entries for K Bill (08-10)


2020 Oct 1st
OCs & The RCN
Added revised version. Further improvement needed.


2020 Sep 30th
Lost At Sea
Revised entry for Niblett.
Added new entries for Niblett.


2020 Sep 26th
Added new entries for MacVicker, McCloskey, McColl, McConomy, Mewes, Miller, Miners, Moore, Morgan.


2020 Sep 24th
Added new entries for Foster brothers and three other unrelated Fosters from the 50's.


2020 Sep 17th
Added new entries for Wildermuth (RNR Service Record) and Wright (too many to list!).
Added new links for Coates.


2020 Sep 16th
Added new entries for Thorpe, Tosach, Tristram and Tyler.
Added new link for Barradel, Bartlett, Bittles, Brewer, Burnham, Burton


2020 Sep 15th
Added new entries for Ward, Warrand, Watson, Weeks, Wevill, Wheeler, Whitehead, Whiteside, Wildman, Wildmuth (and corrected name from Wildsmith), Wiatt, Wildsmith, Willcock, Williams, Wilson, Winsdsor, Winslow, Winton, Wood
and Pete Ransome fxl gig rower extraordinaire


2020 Sep 14th
Home Page
Added reviews of HMS Conway - Yesterday & Today In Photos.


2020 Apr 12th
History - Snowdonia
Sea & Shore - Snowdonia
Added updated  information about use of Hafod Bach.


2020 Sep 11th Cadet Captains
Revised the entry


2020 Sep 10th
Added new entries for Hassell


2020 Sep 9th The Cadets' List
Added links for Molvig.


2020 Sep 7th
Image Archive
Added 240 new photos including several new ones of the ship at Bangor and Rock Ferry, and some full colour photos of the wreck smoldering. Now 11,455 photos online.

Added new albums for Art Gallery - Nash, Branches 1998 Kwazulu, 2010 Sydney, Club Dinner 2009, Models - HMS London, Models - HMS Rodney,
Models - Pinnacle, Reunion 67 QBs in 2006, Today - Ship's Mooring @ PN

Split the Silver album into: Silver Competition Cups, Silver - Individual Winners' Cups, Silver - Other

Document Archive
Added 70 new documents/pages including the 1950 Prospectus and an interesting plan of the New Block giving two possible alignments. Now 5,684 entries.


2020 Sep 6th
Home Page
Copies of the new book HMS Conway - Yesterday & Today In Photos are now available.


2020 Sep 4th
Added new entries for Walker, Wallin, Wardle, Whitehouse, Wilkie, Wilson, Wise, Wright


2020 Sep 2nd Friends web site home page
Updated news of the PN memorial dedication day.


2020 Aug 28th
Added new entries for Fardell


2020 Aug 26th
Added new entries for Edwards


2020 Aug 23rd
Added new entries for Harboard, Clarke, Coates, Coles, Crawford, Crawley and Cubin


2020 Apr 21st
Lost At Sea
Revised entry for Boomer.


2020 Aug 19th
Added leaving dates for Openshaw x2
Added new entry for Hines
Added brothers notes for Breen-Turners
Added nicknames for 'Sloth' Jutsom, 'Chink" Hall and "Puff' Kearsley


2020 Aug 15th
Staff - Padres
Added revised entry for Rev Kenneth Edmunds with thanks to his son


2020 Aug 12th
Staff - Academics
Added nickname for 'Ikey' Wood


2020 Aug 11th
Image Archive
Added our 62nd film clip in '2: Historic Scenes'. It is a short clip of the ship aground being unloaded on 14th April 1953.


2020 Aug 10th
Bibliography - Newspapers & Magazines
Added an article from the Sydney Mail (15th Jul 1925) about a visit to the ship. Includes a photograph.

2020 Aug 9th Slop Chest - Cadet Numbers
Updated the table

2020 Aug 8th
Added links /information for Tidey and Tollast


2020 Aug 7th
Added links /information for Richards, Richardson, Ridley, Roberts x4, Roderick, Rogers x2, Rosoman


2020 Aug 6th
Added links /information for Sandy, Sneedon


2020 Aug 5th
Added leaving dates for Badger


2020 Aug 4th
The Cadets' List
Added links for Mahony, McCaughrean, McKenow, Mayor, Meadowcroft, Milner, Mitchell, Moss, Muir.


2020 Aug 2nd
The Cadets' List
Added links for Webb and Woodward


2020 Aug 1st
The Cadets' List
Added links for Masefield and Moody

2020 Jul 30th The Cadets' List
Added links for Fraser

2020 Jul 28th The Cadets' List
Added links for Dahl, Dodd and Duncan-Smith

2020 Jul 26th The Cadets' List
Added links for Buster Crabbe


2020 Jul 25th
Added links for Bellew, Brooke-Smith (G & F) and Brown


2020 Jul 22nd Bibliography
Removed the Accession's table as necessary.


2020 Jul 20th Home Page
Friends web site home page
Updated news of the PN memorial dedication day.


2020 Jul 18th
Image Archive
Added our 61st film clip  in '2: Historic Scenes'. It is a short clip of the ship in 1938. it starts 6.38 minutes in. 


2020 Jul 15th
The Cadets' List
Added links for Nicholls and Nighy


2020 Jul 5th
Bibliography - Newspapers
Added link to a North Wales Online feature on the loss of the ship.


2020 Jul 3rd
Image Archive
Added our 60th film clip - new short image in '3: Modern Scenes' of Conway on the Menai Strait section of the Wales Coast path video. They seem to have copied our idea of an image of the ship seeming afloat on the Strait but from opposite the wreck site.


2020 Jul 3rd
Image Archive
Added a new film in '2: Historic Scenes' of the ship aground days after the grounding and on fire in 1956. Our 59th film clip.


2020 Jul 1st
The Cadets' List
Added links for 2x Ball, Blakely, Bunce


2020 Jun 24th
Lost At Sea
Added new entry for Blackler - our 294th entry.


2020 Jun 17th
The Cadets' List
Added links for 2x Blacklers


2020 Jun 14th
Slop Chest
Corrected spelling mistakes and revised entries for Petty Officers and Cadet Captains.


2020 Jun 6th
Relics & Artifacts
Updated entry for the MMM


2020 May 28th
The Cadets' List
Added links for Mounsey


2020 May 17th
OCs & D-Day
Discovered a new OCs who participated - Mosley
Updated his cadets List entry as well

Senior Officers
Added our 36th Commodore RN/RNR - White


2020 May 14th
The Cadets' List
Added links for George Hunt DSO, Heaver
Added links for Babbington, Bowie x2, Bray, Brown, Buckler ans Edsell


2020 May 10th
The Cadets' List
Added links for Bridge


2020 May 7th
Staff - Technicals
Added links for Bossy Phelps


2020 May 6th
The Cadets' List
Lost At Sea
Added links for Lane, Shilstone and Webb.


2020 May 5th
The Cadets' List
Added links for Davys and De Verinne.

Lost At Sea
Updated entries for Davys and De Verinne.

OCs & The IWT (Iraq)
Added new entry for de Verinne.


2020 May 4th
The Cadets' List
Added links for Abe, Abbott, Archer, Armour, Armstrong x2 and Aspinall


2020 May 1st
The Cadets' List
Added links for Newnham.


2020 Apr 30th
The Cadets' List
Added links for Barnes, Broadbent, Chase, Lavender, Littlehayes, Reardon and Vincent.


2020 Apr 29th
The Cadets' List
OCs & Gallipoli
Removed Barry from Gallipoli paper as he died after the campaign.
Added a link to Berry's Cadet's List entry.
Updated Ricjhardson.
Thanks to Michael Bloy.


2020 Apr 28th
A Proud Tradition Continues
Added links for the Seven Seas Club


2020 Apr 27th
The Cadets' List
OCs & Gallipoli
Added links for Brooke-Booth.


2020 Apr 25th Home Page
Added new link to Pininterest photo album about Conway but all images are actually already in our Image Archive.

King of the Woods
Added Jim Booth to Summer 66.


2020 Apr 24th
The Cadets' List
Added links for the Shanks brothers.


2020 Apr 23rd
History - Snowdonia
Sea & Shore - Snowdonia
Added updated version of paper on cadets and the mountains to include information about Hafod Bach.


2020 Apr 20th
The Cadets' List
Added links for Matthews, Newnham and Ward.


2020 Apr 18th
The Cadets' List
Added links for Palfreman, Parker, Parkes, Parry, Pateras, Patterson, Pearce, Phillip, Preston, Price, Prior, Proud, Pryce,


2020 Apr 16th Image Archive - Art Gallery
Revised the article on Ellis by adding a photo of him standing in front of his large Conway painting.


2020 Apr 15th Home Page
Link to the Club reinstated.

Misc - Crests
Removed section on the evolution of the Club Badge as that is more appropriate to the Club's website.


2020 Apr 12th Lost At Sea
Revised entries for Moody and Taggert.


2020 Apr 10th Sea & Shore
In Memoriam
Revised these pages so that entries were in the correct place and more clearly presented.


2020 Apr 6th Image Archive - Art Gallery
Revised the article on Ellis and added a new painting by him of Nile that used to hang in Capt Hewitt's office.


2020 Apr 6th Image Archive
The archive has lost 31 images from the 1973 album and so now has 11,184 photos and films of and about HMS
Conway, her cadets and staff. The owner of the photos, Nick Grayson, decided to cancel his approval for them to be used on the site. They were provided to me for the archive in 2007 but he as now changed his mind. A great shame as several were unique shots.


2020 Apr 5th
OCs & The Indian Navies
The Cadets' List
Added links for West, Williamson, Woolcott, Wright, Hay, Selby-Smith


2020 Apr 4th
Staff - Chief Officer
Added Conway years for Radford.


2020 Apr 2nd
The Cadets' List
Added links for Ricketts, Ritchie, Roberts x2, Rogers and Rolt


2020 Mar 23rd Art Gallery
Added a new album for Carmichael with a new painting of the ship.
Now have 11, 215 images in the Image Archive.


2020 Mar 22nd
The Cadets' List
Added links for Warde, Sabine, Slater


2020 Mar 21st
Staff - Academics
Added photo and more information about Mr King


2020 Mar 20th OCs & The Indian Navies
The Cadets' List

Added links for Hall, Hay, Hill, James, Major, Ross.

2020 Mar 17th The Cadets' List
Added links for Haine, Hainsworth, Hamilton x2, Hargreaves, Harrold, Hayward, Hedges, Helsby, Hellowell, Hemnell, Hibbert, Holdsworth, Hoseason and Hunnisett, Hustwick

2020 Mar 16th
The Cadets' List
Added links for Hamzah, Hare, Hedowrth-Young, Hepburn, Homer, Hunter x2


2020 Mar 15th
The Cadets' List
Added links for Thurn


2020 Mar 12th
Staff - Technicals
Added photo of Gabby King


2020 Mar 10th
The Cadets' List
Added links for Hugh Fagus (author Hugh Conway)


2020 Mar 8th Lost @Sea
Updated several entries

2020 Mar 6th OCs & Gallipoli
Added a new OC


2020 Mar 5th
Bibliography - Books by OCs
Added covers fro Fletcher Rogers (x2) and Warwick


2020 Mar 4th
The Cadets' List
Added links for Crowley


2020 Mar 2nd
The Cadets' List
Added links for Tyrell

2020 Mar 1st
The Cadets' List
Added links for Francis

2020 Feb 26th
The Cadets' List
Added links for Kelly

2020 Feb 20th
The Cadets' List
Added links for Howie

2020 Feb 19th
Bibliography - Books by Members of Staff
Corrected Jack Isbester's entries.

2020 Feb 18th
The Cadets' List
Added links for Pratt , Sandy, Simmons, Suren, Tyrell

2020 Feb 17th
The Cadets' List
Added links for Pratt, Schunk, Simms, Speirs, Sutcliffe, Sydney

2020 Feb 14th
The Cadets' List
Added links for Lake, Lamb, Larkin, Lambert, Law, Leggett, Lloydx2,  Lloyd-Jones x2, Lowe, Lunn

2020 Feb 10th
Home Page
Added info about new Conway book

2020 Feb 8th
The Cadets' List
Added links for Pratt

2020 Feb 2nd
The Cadets' List
Added links for Aslin - died of wounds in WW1. Buried Entebbe

2020 Jan 31st
The Cadets' List
Added links for Graham-Brown

2020 Jan 28th
The Cadets' List
Added links for Farnfield, Jackson x4, James x3, Jenkins x2, Johnson,  Johnston, Jones x6, Jordan x2

2020 Jan 24th
Staff - Technicals
Added links to a letter re Bastow

2020 Jan 22nd
The Cadets' List
Added links for Howorth

2020 Jan 16th
The Cadets' List
Added links for Lawrence x2

2020 Jan 13th Image Archive - Videos

New Minecraft "model" of HMS Conway - confirmed at 37 seconds in
Added sevn more viddeo clips
Image Archive now has 11,213 entries

2020 Jan 10th
The Cadets' List
Added links for Husni, Withy

2020 Jan 9th
The Cadets' List
Added links for Gasson, Gillot, Granville-Edge, O'Donnell

2020 Jan 7th
The Cadets' List
Added links for Collins, Harrison, Rea, and Read

2020 Jan 2nd
The Cadets' List
Added links for Brown, Lalor, Lambert, Lapsley, Lee, Lemon, Lock, Parr, Robinson, White

2020 Jan 1st
Updates
Archived 2019 and started a new list for 2020.

 
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