Ian was at PWSTS in 1966, Hesperus class of 18.
He attended Dover Technical College
with ERB's for Esso and BP. He went on the Esso Edinburgh in 1967 for a long
stint at sea, returning home with some good advise and went back to school to
study Mechanical Engineering with the engineering industrial training board and
was offered a late apprenticeship and became a qualified mechanical engineer in
Ian went for further study at the
Institute of Technology - by this time he was now ready to go back to sea but
got side tracked and happily married.
2011 - After a short but heroic battle
against pancreatic cancer Ian Riddell passed away 23rd January 2011, in
Ian was just 59 years old.