Masters come together for birthday


Captain John Adams (seated) celebrates his 100th birthday with (from left) Captain Allan Gray, Capain Michael Coleman and Captain Eric Atkinson.
Captain John Adams (seated) celebrates his 100th birthday with (from left) Captain Allan Gray, Capain Michael Coleman and Captain Eric Atkinson.

Captain John Adams, who began working for the Fremantle Harbour Trust in 1949 as a marine pilot, celebrated his 100th birthday last Tuesday with family, friends, and three other men who have been called Fremantle Port Harbour Masters – Michael Coleman, Eric Atkinson and Allan Gray.

Mr Adams celebrated the day by signing the roll call of Fremantle Harbour Masters and enjoying afternoon tea.