Oilrig Photos

Morecambe Flame and Bay Driller

Morecambe Flame and Bay Driller

Date Added: 03 January 2011 Contributor: Peter Sellars Year of Photo: 1983 Picture No: 2364

Gas Rigs Morecambe Flame and Bay Driller (summer 1983) at location near Greenock for final stages of construction to add top of legs after leaving UIE yard at Clydebank. Morecambe Flame almost completed, Bay Driller just arrived at this location.


I was on the Bay Driller.My nick name wase Rocky lol .What a good rig and good men on there . Comment left on 25 June 2014 at 00:29 by Paul Roskell
i worked on both in the eighties my nick name was meat worked with the cowboy ian dodson Comment left on 03 October 2015 at 19:51 by Stephen Trivett
Toddy here. get in touch graham-todd@hotmail.co.uk Comment left on 24 July 2016 at 17:55 by Graham Todd
I worked on morecambe flame as H.L.O in the early 80's. Moving between there and shelf driller. I worked there approx. the time my friend Houston Ross MacKay died in unusual and mysterious circumstances on the Bay Driller Comment left on 08 December 2016 at 22:41 by Len Lennox-Gordon
Hi Mr Todd .
I worked under Graham Todd on the Morecambe Flame and got to say thank you for where I am to day and the rest of the lads who was with us Regards

Paul Roskell [Rocky]
Comment left on 21 November 2017 at 22:59 by Paul Roskell
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