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by gerrydee
Fri Jul 29, 2016 9:34 am
Forum: Pleasure Craft
Topic: LOW TIDE
Replies: 0
Views: 3649

LOW TIDE

Low tide , this is about as low as I have ever seen the tide in EIH Thursday after 1pmImage
by gerrydee
Tue Jul 19, 2016 10:23 am
Forum: Pleasure Craft
Topic: EAST INDIA HARBOUR ( SMALL BOATS )
Replies: 40
Views: 13638

Re: EAST INDIA HARBOUR ( SMALL BOATS )

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AMAZON on the river last nightImage This is ROBERT the owner Sporting a nice white beard , SANTA maybe in danger of losing his job come Christmas
by gerrydee
Tue Jul 19, 2016 9:21 am
Forum: Pleasure Craft
Topic: EAST INDIA HARBOUR ( SMALL BOATS )
Replies: 40
Views: 13638

Re: EAST INDIA HARBOUR ( SMALL BOATS )

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This picture might show better how the Fox ended up in the waterImage
by gerrydee
Fri Jun 10, 2016 12:25 pm
Forum: Pleasure Craft
Topic: EAST INDIA HARBOUR ( SMALL BOATS )
Replies: 40
Views: 13638

Re: EAST INDIA HARBOUR ( SMALL BOATS )

The harbour looks in good nick with a lot of the boats just back on their moorings after a winter overhaul and the very good weather showing them at their best
GERRY
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EAST INDIA HARBOUR
by gerrydee
Fri Jun 10, 2016 10:49 am
Forum: Pleasure Craft
Topic: EAST INDIA HARBOUR ( SMALL BOATS )
Replies: 40
Views: 13638

Re: EAST INDIA HARBOUR ( SMALL BOATS )

Was this what attracted my next visitor to the EIH, DSCF3604.JPG the Ducks sometimes rest on the wall inside the fence and look like easy pickings if that was the case and the Fox fell in the water there would be no way out and it would drown. The picture shows it straddling SANDPIPERS mooring chain...
by gerrydee
Sat Jun 04, 2016 4:17 pm
Forum: Pleasure Craft
Topic: EAST INDIA HARBOUR ( SMALL BOATS )
Replies: 40
Views: 13638

Re: EAST INDIA HARBOUR ( SMALL BOATS )

Friday 5-50pm job complete and ROBERT on AMAZON the last boat to return to her mooring . The Work Boat heading home 6-15 pm job well done GERRY
by gerrydee
Sat Jun 04, 2016 1:21 pm
Forum: Pleasure Craft
Topic: EAST INDIA HARBOUR ( SMALL BOATS )
Replies: 40
Views: 13638

Re: EAST INDIA HARBOUR ( SMALL BOATS )

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Work on the moorings started. ROBERT ,JAMIE, and a couple more moving boats as required EILANN being moved to temp mooring.
GERRY
by gerrydee
Sat Jun 04, 2016 9:37 am
Forum: Pleasure Craft
Topic: EAST INDIA HARBOUR ( SMALL BOATS )
Replies: 40
Views: 13638

Re: EAST INDIA HARBOUR ( SMALL BOATS )

Arriving Thursday 2nd June at 10am FRAOCH to renew all twenty moorings at the Small Boat Club Mooring ,the moorings have to be renewed every 5 year
GERRY
by gerrydee
Sun Jun 28, 2015 1:46 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: ANGUS.
Replies: 15
Views: 7634

Re: ANGUS.

BRIAN Thanks for visiting ANGUS I am sure he would have enjoyed your company . You would have had the chance to bring him up to date about the comings and goings in the docks around your area. Every day I go into clydesite and clydemaritime to see if ANGUS has posted so hopefully after your visit he...
by gerrydee
Tue May 05, 2015 11:10 pm
Forum: FOGHORN
Topic: CARIBBEAN PRINCESS
Replies: 4
Views: 1910

Re: CARIBBEAN PRINCESS

Thanks
GERRY
by gerrydee
Tue May 05, 2015 10:19 am
Forum: FOGHORN
Topic: CARIBBEAN PRINCESS
Replies: 4
Views: 1910

CARIBBEAN PRINCESS

Was on the cruise list to be at Greenock Ocean Terminal at 8am today and dept 7.00 tonight but I see on AIS is still docked in IRELAND does anyone know why she did not come to GREENOCK.
GERRY
by gerrydee
Tue Apr 28, 2015 9:44 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Nahlin
Replies: 3
Views: 2191

Re: Nahlin

STUART
What a picture that's a real cracker
GERRY
by gerrydee
Tue Mar 03, 2015 11:16 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: FLYING PHANTOM
Replies: 2
Views: 1902

Re: FLYING PHANTOM

Thanks GAV
by gerrydee
Fri Feb 27, 2015 2:50 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: FLYING PHANTOM
Replies: 2
Views: 1902

FLYING PHANTOM

I see in the GREENOCK TELEGRAPH that the FLYING PHANTOM has made her last journey from GLASGOW to a yard in ROSENEATH under the cover of darkness.
GERRY
by gerrydee
Tue Jan 20, 2015 10:37 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Signed in
Replies: 0
Views: 813

Signed in

Thanks STAURT
GERRY
by gerrydee
Sun Jun 01, 2014 11:57 pm
Forum: MARITIME ART
Topic: 1st Battle of the Falkland Islands 3
Replies: 3
Views: 1349

Re: 1st Battle of the Falkland Islands 3

Good to see you back posting again
GERRY
by gerrydee
Thu May 22, 2014 11:49 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: For Gerry Deegan
Replies: 2
Views: 1055

Re: For Gerry Deegan

Thanks ANGUS
GERRY
by gerrydee
Fri Jan 24, 2014 2:16 am
Forum: FOGHORN
Topic: The Train of Life
Replies: 11
Views: 2353

Re: The Train of Life

Angus. Make sure you have bought yourself a season ticket it will probably last longer. Hope you keeping better GERRY
by gerrydee
Fri Nov 08, 2013 11:55 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: 08-11-2013 : Seen in Ayr & Troon : ARKLOW ROGUE & SD WARDEN
Replies: 1
Views: 1716

Re: Seen In Troon and Ayr Harbours - today

Excellent pictures ANGUS, GERRY
by gerrydee
Tue Sep 10, 2013 9:47 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: TUG & BARGE FOR IRVINE HARBOUR.
Replies: 286
Views: 122621

Re: TUG & BARGE FOR IRVINE HARBOUR.

A big Thanks to ANGUS and everyone else who posted , for the great picture coverage of City of Adelide, Dutch Pioneer, and Barge move, someone wrote before the tug and barge arrived saying they hoped to see some picture of the move ,they should be well pleased with all the pictures posted up to now....
by gerrydee
Wed Jul 10, 2013 12:54 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: WAVERLEY 2013
Replies: 225
Views: 95220

Re: WAVERLEY 2013

SCameron wrote:Not able to sail so much these day - yesterday was only my second of the year but it was the Clyde at its best
STUART Nice to see you able to get back aboard and enjoy a bit of sailing on the Clyde ,looks like you brought the good weather with you
GERRY
by gerrydee
Sat Oct 27, 2012 8:45 pm
Forum: MARITIME ART
Topic: Bacchante
Replies: 2
Views: 916

Re: Bacchante

That's a cracker. GERRY
by gerrydee
Wed Oct 24, 2012 9:49 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: LB04 : Day and Night
Replies: 5
Views: 1895

Re: LB04 : Day and Night

JOHN
The 29th Nov is a Thursday .
GERRY
by gerrydee
Wed Oct 24, 2012 9:08 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: LB04 : Day and Night
Replies: 5
Views: 1895

Re: LB04 : Day and Night

JOHN
Should the date not be Monday 29th of october the 29th Nov is a Thursday ?
GERRY
by gerrydee
Sat Oct 13, 2012 10:03 am
Forum: MARITIME ART
Topic: Scapa Flow
Replies: 4
Views: 1017

Re: Scapa Flow

Thanks for posting your excellent paintings I look forward each day to see your latest art post.
GERRY
by gerrydee
Sat Jul 14, 2012 1:22 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: can any photographers help with a picture
Replies: 4
Views: 1800

Re: can any photographers help with a picture

JAMIE
You can use any of my pictures from the small boat section if you want . I have stacks of pictures at home but will not be back home till first week AUG.
GERRY
by gerrydee
Sun Jan 08, 2012 11:52 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Fairfield's Bosphorus Steamers
Replies: 2
Views: 820

Re: Fairfield's Bosphorus Steamers

The company that bought these ships got value for money, I remember them sailing down river from FAIRFIELDS
GERRY
by gerrydee
Mon Dec 19, 2011 2:25 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: CHRISTMAS WISHES
Replies: 0
Views: 617

CHRISTMAS WISHES

FROM ANN & GERRY
by gerrydee
Fri Dec 16, 2011 12:20 am
Forum: MARITIME ART
Topic: Opportune
Replies: 3
Views: 949

Re: Opportune

I have at Aberdeen and Shetland, but really this type of work is only of interest to someone with connections to the vessel, not the thing you would be hanging on the wall for decoration. EXCELLENT JIM Something I wishI could do, what a way to pass your time and see results like this when you decid...
by gerrydee
Mon Dec 05, 2011 1:12 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: The Ship - Only Remembered?
Replies: 9
Views: 3473

Re: The Ship - Only Remembered?

STUART
I got my program out scanned it just ready to post it when I saw you had already posted your propgram.
It was a very good show .
GERRY
by gerrydee
Fri Nov 04, 2011 11:47 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Fergusons to build battery ships for Cal Mac
Replies: 36
Views: 7805

Re: Fergusons to build battery ships for Cal Mac

Vic? A 'bright spark'? Never ..... ! Thon yin's mair synonymous ware black-oots : - ) ANGUS The last we met I said I could not see Fergusons doing any new builds, because of the problem of having to place your order a couple of years ahead of building , you have to get in the queue early since we d...
by gerrydee
Fri Nov 04, 2011 9:07 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Fergusons to build battery ships for Cal Mac
Replies: 36
Views: 7805

Re: Fergusons to build battery ships for Cal Mac

Whit? Nae injuns? Jings, crivvens an' help ma Boab ...... Now then Angus, no engines? Do you put the positive or negative end of the batteries on the end of the prop shaft? Unfortunately Angus is correct!! There will be a Chief Electricial stood on a podium, barking commands to the masses of now su...
by gerrydee
Sun Oct 30, 2011 11:58 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Newark Pier
Replies: 1
Views: 960

Re: Newark Pier

Cracking picture WILL but I would call it LAMONTS PIER
GERRY
by gerrydee
Fri Oct 14, 2011 12:00 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: WAVERLEY ON HER WAY HOME
Replies: 20
Views: 4493

Re: WAVERLEY ON HER WAY HOME

Passing East India Harbour
GERRY
by gerrydee
Mon Oct 10, 2011 11:14 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: NEA HELLAS
Replies: 1
Views: 1098

Re: NEA HELLAS

Built between 1919 and 1921 by Fairfield Shipbuilding and Engineering Shipyard Glasgow for Anchor Line , Launched and entered service on the North Atlantic Routes as T.S.S. TUSCANIA , she was leased to Cunard LINE for some time prior to the depression and bad economic times that forced her Owners An...
by gerrydee
Sun Oct 09, 2011 9:26 pm
Forum: FOGHORN
Topic: Is it the end for Clydesite
Replies: 207
Views: 30234

Re: Is it the end for Clydesite

Patrick Hill wrote:Both working but Bruce has advised he is working on the issues in the background so I would suspect downtime can be expected until all issues resolved.
Foghorn shows a 09-10-2011 post by VIC but I don't see any post on this subject since this post by PATRICK HILL
GERRY
by gerrydee
Sat Oct 08, 2011 7:55 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: NEA HELLAS
Replies: 1
Views: 1098

NEA HELLAS

My wifes uncle sailed with the Anchor Line from 1941 till 1955 he died a couple of years ago and left me a few picture of his time at sea , todays post is V J day I also have a 1943 card and a 1945 card from NEA HELLAS
GERRY
by gerrydee
Sat Oct 08, 2011 3:45 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: FT EVERARD ?
Replies: 3
Views: 1066

Re: FT EVERARD ?

yorkieman wrote:Certainly looks like her, see
http://www.gooleships.co.uk/goolesb/assurity.htm
Thanks for the information PAUL and GEORGE
GERRY
by gerrydee
Fri Oct 07, 2011 11:58 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: CLARKFORTH 1962
Replies: 2
Views: 916

Re: CLARKFORTH 1962

tomlangbank wrote:Gerry,
You're "Lord" would be the famous Sir Alexander (Sandy) Glen, chairman of Clarksons.
Thanks TOM
He was so pleased to be part of the company that owned this in his words wonderful ship .
GERRY
by gerrydee
Fri Oct 07, 2011 8:05 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: FT EVERARD ?
Replies: 3
Views: 1066

FT EVERARD ?

Passing Lithgows Kingston Basin , picture taken from a ship in the basin anyone have a name for her .
GERRY
by gerrydee
Fri Oct 07, 2011 7:55 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: CLARKFORTH 1962
Replies: 2
Views: 916

CLARKFORTH 1962

Launched 05-06-1962 Name Changes 1965 SALIMIAH 1973 NORWEGIAN SEA 1976 YUC CHUN 1979 YU CHUN 1984 QING FENG SAN HAO STILL ACTIVE 2006. A year or so after she entered service I was sent by LITHGOWS to do some work on her and the then Chairman of the owners a Lord something or other, I think his name ...
by gerrydee
Fri Sep 23, 2011 8:37 pm
Forum: FISHING VESSELS
Topic: Eriskay - Fishing Boats and Fishing Gear
Replies: 8
Views: 1396

Re: Eriskay - Fishing Boats and Fishing Gear

Some more images of the general fishing 'clutter' around the piers. In the old days (when I were a lad, like!) lobster pots were made on the island using imported canes, timber and tarry rope. Pots would be weighted with a lump of the local gneiss stone. These days are gone now, pots are procured i...
by gerrydee
Fri Sep 09, 2011 4:08 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: JAMES WATT DOCK MARINA
Replies: 7
Views: 1796

Re: JAMES WATT DOCK MARINA

For years you could not get into this area in the dock now its quite busy with people visiting
GERRY
by gerrydee
Fri Sep 09, 2011 4:01 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: JAMES WATT DOCK MARINA
Replies: 7
Views: 1796

Re: JAMES WATT DOCK & MARINA

Out of Dry Dock and painted in her new colours former COLONEL TEMPLER now SEAWAY ENDEAVOR
by gerrydee
Fri Sep 09, 2011 2:42 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: JAMES WATT DOCK MARINA
Replies: 7
Views: 1796

Re: JAMES WATT DOCK MARINA

I have my doubts it will every look like this.
GERRY
by gerrydee
Fri Sep 09, 2011 2:35 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: JAMES WATT DOCK MARINA
Replies: 7
Views: 1796

JAMES WATT DOCK MARINA

I don't know how long this notice has been up but I noticed it yesterday for the first time.
GERRY
by gerrydee
Wed Aug 17, 2011 8:45 pm
Forum: Pleasure Craft
Topic: EAST INDIA HARBOUR ( SMALL BOATS )
Replies: 40
Views: 13638

ON THE MOORING TODAY

The boat with no name having her engine tested by her owner .
GERRY
by gerrydee
Wed Aug 17, 2011 8:35 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: ANTJE K
Replies: 0
Views: 716

ANTJE K

Bound for Glasgow Docks passing EIH this afternoon
GERRY
by gerrydee
Wed Aug 17, 2011 8:14 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Planet
Replies: 3
Views: 1114

Re: Planet

This is her arriving at TOB and GOT.
GERRY
by gerrydee
Tue Aug 16, 2011 9:46 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: BUSY EVENING
Replies: 1
Views: 677

Re: BUSY EVENING

Sorry I took so long to complete this post ,had a problem with my computer
GERRY

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